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INTRODUCTION
Gina: Hi everyone, I'm Gina.
Lucia: And I'm Lucia!
Gina: And welcome to Culture Class Essential Spanish Vocabulary, Lesson 23! In this lesson you'll learn five essential words related to society and culture. These are five well-known Peruvian musicians, hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at SpanishPod101.com.
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Gina: Lucia, who’s our first musician?
Lucia: Chabuca Granda
Gina: “Chabuca Granda”, a singer and composer of criolla music
Lucia: [slow] Chabuca Granda [regular] Chabuca Granda
Gina: Listeners, please repeat.
Lucia: Chabuca Granda
[pause - 5 sec.]
Gina:
Chabuca Granda was a Peruvian singer and composer of criolla music. Her most famous song is called "The Cinnamon Flower".
Gina: Now let's hear an example sentence.
Lucia: [normal] Chabuca Granda le dio poesía a la música criolla.
Gina: “Chabuca Granda used poetry in criolla music.”
Lucia: [slow] Chabuca Granda le dio poesía a la música criolla.
Gina: Okay, who's the next musician?
Lucia: Eva Ayllón
Gina: “Eva Ayllón”, a singer and composer of Afro-Peruvian music
Lucia: [slow] Eva Ayllón [regular] Eva Ayllón
Gina: Listeners, please repeat.
Lucia: Eva Ayllón
[pause - 5 sec.]
Gina:
Eva Ayllón is a Peruvian singer and composer of Afro-Peruvian music. She is a living legend of Peruvian music and culture with famous songs like "In love with my country" and "Take your hands".
Gina: Now let's hear an example sentence.
Lucia: [normal] Eva Ayllón es un símbolo mundial de la música peruana.
Gina: “Eva Ayllon is a worldwide symbol of Peruvian music.”
Lucia: [slow] Eva Ayllón es un símbolo mundial de la música peruana.
Gina: Okay, who's the next musician?
Lucia: Gian Marco Zignago
Gina: “Gian Marco Zignago”, a singer and pop music songwriter
Lucia: [slow] Gian Marco Zignago [regular] Gian Marco Zignago
Gina: Listeners, please repeat.
Lucia: Gian Marco Zignago
[pause - 5 sec.]
Gina:
Gian Marco Zignago is a Peruvian singer and pop music songwriter. He has won the Latin Grammy Award for best songwriter three times.
Gina: Now let's hear an example sentence.
Lucia: [normal] Gian Marco Zignago es embajador de buena voluntad por UNICEF.
Gina: “Gian Marco Zignago is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in Peru.”
Lucia: [slow] Gian Marco Zignago es embajador de buena voluntad por UNICEF.
Gina: Okay, who's the next musician?
Lucia: Juan Diego Flórez
Gina: “Juan Diego Flórez”, an opera singer
Lucia: [slow] Juan Diego Flórez [regular] Juan Diego Flórez
Gina: Listeners, please repeat.
Lucia: Juan Diego Flórez
[pause - 5 sec.]
Gina:
Juan Diego Flórez is a Peruvian opera singer. In 2000, Italian critics selected him as the best singer of the year at the Premio Abbiati awards.
Gina: Now let's hear an example sentence.
Lucia: [normal] Juan Diego Flórez ha sido premiado con el reconocimiento máximo que existe en el Perú, La Gran Cruz de la Orden El Sol del Perú.
Gina: “Juan Diego Flórez has been recognized with the highest honor in Peru, La Gran Cruz de la Orden El Sol del Perú.”
Lucia: [slow] Juan Diego Flórez ha sido premiado con el reconocimiento máximo que existe en el Perú, La Gran Cruz de la Orden El Sol del Perú.
Gina: Okay, who’s the last musician?
Lucia: Pedro Suárez Vértiz
Gina: “Pedro Suárez Vértiz”, a singer, songwriter and rock music guitarist
Lucia: [slow] Pedro Suárez Vértiz [regular] Pedro Suárez Vértiz
Gina: Listeners, please repeat.
Lucia: Pedro Suárez Vértiz
[pause - 5 sec.]
Gina:
Pedro Suárez Vértiz is a Peruvian singer, songwriter, and rock guitarist. He has produced many great singles over the years that are famous in the country, and he won the Proudly Latin 2004 award.
Gina: Now let's hear an example sentence.
Lucia: [normal] Lucia: pesar de su apariencia bohemia, Pedro Suárez Vértiz es conocido más por su gran caridad e inusual personalidad.
Gina: “Despite his bohemian appearance, Pedro Suarez Vertiz is known more for his great charity and unusual personality.”
Lucia: [slow] Lucia: pesar de su apariencia bohemia, Pedro Suárez Vértiz es conocido más por su gran caridad e inusual personalidad.
QUIZ
Gina: Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Lucia will give you the Spanish, and then please repeat it out loud! Are you ready?
Lucia: Chabuca Granda
[pause]Gina: “Chabuca Granda”, a singer and composer of criolla music
Lucia: Eva Ayllón
[pause]Gina: “Eva Ayllón”, a singer and composer of Afro-Peruvian music
Lucia: Gian Marco Zignago
[pause]Gina: “Gian Marco Zignago”, a singer and pop music songwriter
Lucia: Juan Diego Flórez
[pause]Gina: “Juan Diego Flórez”, an opera singer
Lucia: Pedro Suárez Vértiz
[pause]Gina: “Pedro Suárez Vértiz”, a singer, songwriter and rock music guitarist

Outro

Gina: There you have it; five well-known musicians in Peru! We have more vocab lists available at SpanishPod101.com, so be sure to check them out. Thanks everyone, see you next time!
Lucia: Adiós

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SpanishPod101.com
Monday at 6:30 pm
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Do you know any other famous Peruvian artists?

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Hola Jane,


Es my cierto, si uno no es constante entonces se nos olvida todo.


Saludos,

Carla

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Jane de Vries
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Otra vez - love the background music. you had mentioned elsewhere that people on Spanish pod should be on a schedule when studying. That is true but there are many other obligations that we have. Mas importante, yo pienso, es estudiar CADA DIA.