WorldCat Identities

Downs, Lila

Works: 129 works in 354 publications in 7 languages and 6,295 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Biography  Popular music  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Latin pop  Rock music  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Narrator, Singer, Arranger, vac, Composer, Artist, Musician, Actor
Classifications: ND259.K33, 759.972
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lila Downs
Most widely held works by Lila Downs
The life and times of Frida Kahlo( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frida Kahlo was more than a great painter: her life and art reflected the maelstrom of revolution and culture that defined the first half of the twentieth century. She was at times a socialist, a communist, and a revolutionary. This program presents her life as a reflection of her cultural history, her art and the times in which she lived. The film combines her artwork with photographs, archival films and interviews
Pasión by Roberto Alagna( )

6 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having some Spanish ancestry, he sings Pasion's music with total identification. Cuban boleros and Argentinean tangos constitute the core of Pasion's program. Yvan Cassar's ingenious and felicitous arrangements preserve and emphasize every song's musical fingerprint
Corazón by Santana (Musical group)( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Corazon" is Santana's first Latin music album of his iconic career and features collaborations with ChocQuibTown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Fabulosos Cadillacs, Juanes, Ziggy Marley, Miguel, Niña Pastori, Diego Torres, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Cindy Blackman Santana, Romeo Santos, Soledad, Wayne Shorter, and more. The album is executive-produced by Carlos Santana, Clive Davis, Santana's longtime collaborator and Chief Creative Officer, Sony Music Entertainment, and Afo Verde, Chairman and CEO for Sony's Latin Region, Spain and Portugal. The album boasts an expansive range of genres, including pop, rock, salsa, hip-hop, folk, reggae, traditional and bachata
San Patricio by Chieftains( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the nearly forgotten story of the brave San Patricio battalion, a downtrodden group of Irish immigrants who deserted the U.S. Army to fight on the Mexican side in the Mexican-American War (1846-48)
Hecho en México = Made in Mexico by Rubén Albarrán( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... An inspiring road trip through modern-day 'Mexicanity'. Elders and youth come together to speak about their craft, their homeland and what it means to be Mexican. From poets and singers to actors and cultural leaders, Hecho en Mexico takes you into the inner circle of an extraordinarily rich and diverse culture"--Container
Fados by Carlos Saura( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore a musical genre that combines African and Brazilian origins into a fusion of cinema, song, dance, and instruments. Includes legends Maria Severa and Amália Rodrigues, modern stars Mariza and Camane, and more
One blood = Una sangre by Lila Downs( Recording )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cantina : "entre copa y copa--" by Lila Downs( Recording )

14 editions published in 2006 in 5 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Border : la linea by Lila Downs( Recording )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shake away by Lila Downs( Recording )

15 editions published in 2008 in 5 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lila Downs creates an album the evokes the rich folk music heritage of her native Mexico while adding in modern arrangements
Pecados y milagros by Lila Downs( Recording )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balas y chocolate by Lila Downs( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lila Downs's twelfth studio album is dedicated to the Fiesta de los Santos Difuntos, or Day of the Dead, and the Mexican culture's uniquely vibrant commemorations of death
At home in the world( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the Maya skies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the Maya Skies is a digital fulldome show produced by Chabot Space & Science Center that takes you on an exciting journey back in time to the beautiful jungle city of Chichén Itzá and the world of the ancient Maya. Here we discover how this ancient civilization learned to interpret the world around them to develop a sophisticated understanding of astronomy, mathematics and science - knowledge that has influenced much of our present day learning. With spectacular graphic animation, stunning surround sound and narration by Latin Grammy Award winner Lila Downs, Tales of the Maya Skies is an unforgettable immersive experience that both inspires and educates
The rough guide to Latin music for children( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The music of Latin America conbines Spanish guitars, African percussion, and indigenous flutes to create some of the most vibrant music on the planet. The children's songs on this Rough Guide take the lively Latin styles and add stories of ancient kingdoms, mythical journeys, natural wonders, and of course a host of wild animals"--Container
Raíz by Lila Downs( Recording )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure classics( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tree of life : arbol de la vida : yutu tata by Lila Downs( Recording )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sandunga by Lila Downs( Recording )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Weltmusikerin Lila Downs erlebte eine Renaissance ihrer Karriere durch ihre Beiträge zum Film Frida und dessen Soundtrack. Nach zwei erfolgreichen Soloalben hat das Label Narada das dramatische Debütalbum von Downs, La Sandunga, neu aufgelegt. Die Sängerin hat dieses Werk 1997 als unabhängige Künstlerin herausgebracht. Immer noch ist die Spontaneität und die Leidenschaft einer Frau zu spüren, die von ihrer Kunst total absorbiert und aufgewühlt wird
Rebel music : Americas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Tierra del Fuego to the Rio Grande, musicians are lending their voices to dynamic political movements. This program features several defiant artists in performances that are interwoven with social commentary on displaced or disadvantaged communities. Mexican-American Lila Downs sings songs of turmoil at the U.S. border. Anibal and Charly, from the group Santa Revuelta, take us inside the Argentine monetary crisis. Brazilian songwriter Chico Cesar has taken up the cause of landless peasants. With the vallenato of Oyeme Choco, members of an Afro-Colombian community sing of the military operations that drove them off their land. Through their music, these groups take viewers inside major grassroots movements shaping the Americas of today
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.17 for At home in ... to 0.73 for Performing ...)

The life and times of Frida Kahlo
Alternative Names
Ana Lila Downs Sánchez

Lila Dauns

Lila Daunsa

Lila Downs

Lila Downs cantante, intérprete, compositora, productora discográfica y actriz mexicana

Lila Downs cantante messicana

Lila Downs chanteuse de jazz latino et de variétés mexicaines

Lila Downs Mexicaans zanger

Lila Downs Mexican/American singer-songwriter

Lila Downs mexicko-americká zpěvačka

Lila Downs Mexikanisch-US-amerikanische Sängerin

Lila Downs penyanyi asal Meksiko

Lila Downs ureueng meujangeun asai Mèksiko

Lila Downsová

Sánchez, Ana Lila Downs

Λίλα Ντάουνς

Даунс, Лила мексиканская певица и композитор

Лила Дoунс

Лила Даунс

Лила Даунс мексиканская певица и композитор

Ліла Даунс

Ліля Даўнс

Լիլա Դաունս

לילה דאונס

לילה דאונס שחקנית אמריקאית

לילך דאונס

ليلا داونز

ليلى داونز

لیلا داونز

لیلا چڑھاو

لیلی چڑھاو

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लीला डाउन्स

ळिल डोव्न्स्

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