La mar estaba serena

Lyrics - Spanish

(Mexican folk song)

La mar estaba serena, serena estaba la mar. (repeat)

For each subsequent verse, sing each vowel the same: a, e, i, o, u (similar to Apples and Bananas)

a: La mar astaba sarana, sarana astaba la mar. (repeat)

e: Le mer estebe serene, serene estebe le mer. (repeat)

i: Li mir istibi sirini, sirini istibi li mir. (repeat)

o: Lo mor ostobo sorono, sorono ostobo lo mor. (repeat)

u: Lu mur ustubu surunu, surunu ustubu lu mur. (repeat)

English Translation - The sea was calm

The sea was calm, calm was the sea (repeat)

See also


  • Song with chords (PDF)
  • MIDI file
  • Listen to the song

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