ranchera

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ran·cher·a

 (răn-châr′ə, rän-)
n.
A traditional folk song of Mexico, typically performed by a mariachi band or solo musician and featuring alternating vocal and instrumental passages.

[American Spanish, from feminine of ranchero, of or relating to ranches; see ranchero.]
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PACOIMA - The Mexican ranchero music blaring from the corner jukebox drowned out most of what the afternoon lunch crowd at La Costa Azul restaurant was saying.
His first commission for Phoenix (a co-commision with Sadler's Wells) is Nopalitos, which draws on a vast range of Mexican themes and influences - inspired by indigenous Mexican ranchero music, highly coloured and richly layered costumes and the Day of the Dead festival.
These are especially useful for foreign residents who want to hear news or other programs in English or French, or who fancy switching from listening to ranchero music to a bit of country or even some Irish folk tunes.
Today there's blues piano on the radio instead of ranchero music.
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West Business Council offers Mexican ranchero music, singers, folklorico dancers and high-school dance troupes from 9 a.