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Author: Manuel José Alonso

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Author: José Pagán

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Text Information

First Line: Juan vio el número de los redimidos
Title: Alabaré
Author: Manuel José Alonso
Author: José Pagán
Meter: Irregular con estribillo
Place of Origin: Spain
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: Alabaré, alabaré
Notes: English translations: "John saw the number of all those redeemed" by Anonymous; "John had a vision of those redeemed by Jesus" by Ronald F. Krisman; "All of the faithful were gathered round the table" by Owen Alstott; See also John saw the number of all those redeemed Composite translation; John saw the angels and the saints in glory by Bert Polman; John saw the number of all the redeemed by Luis Ferrer
Copyright: © 1979, Manuel José Alonso y José Pagán. Administradora exclusiva: OCP.



José Pagán-Lopez (b. Fortuna, Murcia, Spain, 1916) composed ALABARE in the style of a folk song; the short phrases, the singing in parallel thirds, and the rhythmic style are clearly Hispanic in flavor. Make use of the little echo phrases in the refrain. The accompaniment is for piano or guitar; h…

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