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Celebrate 11 years of corrido with our new anthology, A Decade of Young Corridistas. The anthology includes lyrics and music by winning corridos from our annual bilingual corrido contest.
The Kennedy Center ArtsEdge Corrido lesson plans developed by the Poetry Center’s high school Poet-in-Residence, Theresa Sotto.
Corridos sin Fronteras is a great site that allows you to write lyrics online and perform them to a prepared corrido melody.
Poetry and violence : The ballad tradition of Mexico's Costa Chica by John H. McDowell. (University of Illinois Press, 2000.)
With His Pistol in His Hand: A border ballad and its hero by Américo Paredes. (University of Texas Press, 1998.)
The Mexican corrido : A feminist analysis by María Herrera-Sobek. (Indiana University Press, 1990.)
The Mexican Revolution Corridos: about the heros and events 1910-1920 and beyond. (1996, Arhoolie Productions, Inc.)
Mexican Corridos (1956, Folkways Records).
Heros and Horses: Corridos from the Arizona-Sonora Borderlands (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2002).
Classic Protest Songs (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009).