habanera


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Words related to habanera

music composed in duple time for dancing the habanera

Related Words

a Cuban dance in duple time

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Puerto Rico Fever: Douglas Sirk, La Habanera and the Epistemology of Exoticism.
True, here and there one picks up a Spanish scent, in a habanera rhythm, a descending chord pattern, or a melodic flourish straight out of a copla.
My friends in Cuba call me "El Charanguero Gozador", which means that I am a big fan of Charanga Habanera, a Cuban Salsa band.
On Monday Warwickshire-born cellist Naomi Boole Masterson will team up with pianist husband Fali Pavri for Beethoven's Sonata in A Op 69, followed by Cassado's Suite, De Falla Suite Populaire Espagnole, and Ravel's Habanera.
The Minnesota Sinfonia will perform a variety of light family favorites as well as feature a selection of vocal pieces from the following: Georges Bizet's Habanera from Carmen,
 Giacomo Puccini's O mio babbino caro from Gianni Schicchi,
 Harold Arlen's Stormy Weather, 
Richard Rodgers's Do-Re-Mi from The Sound of Music,
 Bob Thiel and George Weiss' What a Wonderful World,
 Leonard Bernstein's Tonight from Westside Story and American Folk Songs Shenandoah and Yankee Doodle.
Classical Spectacular appeals to all generations, as part of the ultimate night out celebrating the finest classical music, new music for 2011 include Delibes: Flower Duet from Lakme, Karl Jenkins: Benedictus from The Armed Man, Bizet: Habanera from Carmen, and the beautiful Saint-Saens: Dying Swan - performed by guest dancers from Birmingham Royal Ballet.
Her voice soars through the famous Habanera, evoking all Carmen's passion, lust, and desire for freedom.
Captured live in 3D and filled with some of the best-loved music ever written, Carmen has everything from intimate solos to rousing choruses - the seductive Habanera and The Toreador's Song, just two of the opera's most-adored melodies.
The "tour" explores music from all over the world, ranging in style from Arabian to American jazz, from an Irish jig to the East, from Russia to a Latin habanera and would be a great addition to any recital or duet festival.
At another point, Howe gets trapped between the punches of Vitols, Duncan and Bickersteth, the latter trio all singing Carmen's Habanera.
A spicier option is the Blaze special habanera sauce.
She sang the Puccini aria, O mio babbino caro and Habanera from Bizet's Carmen, both underlining her impeccable diction and her consummate performance skills.
Yosvel Pina), Irakere (Michael Antes), Habana D' Primera (Alexander Abreu), Charanga Habanera (Michel Maza & Osmani Collado), Bamboleo (Rafael Paceiro), Klimax (Papiosco Torres), and Issac Delgado (Roberto Cucurucho Rodriguez), among others.
The 10-ounce squeeze bottle Inglehoffer Sweet Hot Pepper Mustard is inspired by the company's best-selling Sweet Hot flavor and blended with chipotle, habanera and jalapeno peppers.