Canto a Guerrero

line Canto a Guerrero

Canto a Guerrero
Song To Guerrero
compositor: Dr. Jose N. Popoca Vargas

musica: Cuerdas de Taxco, Guerrero, México
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you are welcome to this beautiful song;
a traditional song of our Taxco – Enjoy !

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y para ti es el canto
and for you is this song

y para ti es el canto
and for you is this song

mi Guerrero sin igual
my Guerrero without equal

Guerrero bello rincón
Guerrero lovely corner

cálida tierra suriana
warm southern land

para ti es este canto,
for you is this song ,

para ti es este canto
for you is this song

que me nace del alma
that is born in my heart

que me nace del alma
that is born in my heart

Guerrero que te engalanas
Guerrero that dresses up

con bellezas sin igual
with beauties beyond equal.

como Taxco entre montañas
like Taxco between mountains

como Taxco entre montañas,
like Taxco between mountains

primorosa joya real.
springlike real jewel.

Por el mundo es admirada
By the world is admired

su hermosa iglesia sin par,
her lovely church without equal

monumento que es legado
monument that is inherited

de aquel tiempo colonial.
from that colonial time.

Taxco es cuna se señores
Taxco is the cradle of persons

como Juan Ruiz de Alarcón
like Juan Ruiz de Alarcón

y tambien de trovadores
and also of folksingers

Raful quien mas le cantó….
Raful who also sang to you…

Acapulco paraiso,
Acapulco paradise,

puerto de ensueño que el mar
port of enchantment that the sea

al arrullo de su oleaje
at the murmur of its waves

hace soñar y cantar
makes one dream and sing

Zihuatanejo bonito
Pretty Zihuatenejo

sobre Costa Grande esta.
over the Big Coast it is.

Zihuatanejo bonito
Pretty Zihuatenejo

sobre Costa Grande esta.
over the Big Coast it is.

Tierra Caliente le dió
The Hot Country gave

a Guerrero mucha fama,
to Guerrero much fame

pues en Iguala nació
as in Iguala was born

mi bandera Mexicana,
my Mexican flag

orgullo de la región
pride of the region

sombrero de Tlapeguala
hat of Tlapeguala

para bailar este son
to dance this sound

con mi chula calentana.
with my cute dark woman.

Qué bonita en la montaña
How pretty in the mountain

es toda su artesanía
is all your handcraft

un rebozo de Chilapa
a shawl from Chilapa

luce la morena mía,
shines my dark girl,

cajita de Olinalá
little box of Olinalá

perfuma la tierra mía,
perfume of my land,

y en la que tú
and in which you

me tendrás
will have me

prisionero vida mía.
prisoner my love.

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