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Caption: Don Quixote, Credit: Picasso
Manuel de Falla’s one-act opera Master Peter’s Puppet Show (El Retablo de Maese Pedro) is the centerpiece for tonight’s program of music inspired b...

Bought by WXXI, KWAX, KVNO, WQCS, KMUN and more


  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: El Grupo de los Ocho
Works by composers and siblings Ernesto and Rodolfo Halffter, part of Spain's Generación de '27 (Generation of 1927)

Bought by KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO, WQCS and more


  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Clarinetist Oskar Ruiz Espina
Works by Joaquín Rodrigo, Federico Moreno-Torroba, and Julián Menéndez for clarinet, guitar, and piano.

Bought by KPIP-LP, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Russian postage stamp honoring Mikhail Glinka
Russian composers who were inspired by the music of Spain.

Bought by KMUN, KVNO, WXXI, KWAX, WQCS and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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Music from the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema by Silvestre Revueltas, including his most famous work, “La Noche de los Mayas.”

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, KVNO, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Guitarist Pepe Romero
Brazilian guitarist Turibio Santos plays transcriptions of works by Granados, and Pepe Romero solos in Palomo's Nocturnos de Andalucía.

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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Contemporary classical music from three icons of the classical music of mid-20th century Mexico.

Bought by KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI, KVNO and more


  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Composer Jorge Liderman
Argentinean composers from the 19th and 20th centuries, all born in Argentina’s capital city, Buenos Aires.

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, KVNO, KVNO and more


  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Gustavo Dudamel and the young performers of El Sistema
An all-Venezuelan program, with Gustavo Dudamel and Eduardo Mata conducting works by Carreño, Romero, and Estévez.

Bought by KMUN, KVNO, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Isaac Albéniz and daughter Laura, 1905
Romantic piano works from the late 19th and early 20th centuries from composers born in Spain's Catalonian and Basque regions.

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  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: The Damocles Trio
Chamber Music from Spain, Argentina, and Mexico from the early and mid 20th century, featuring works from Spain’s Joaquín, Argentina’s Astor Piazzo...

Bought by KWAX, KMUN, KVNO, WXXI, KVNO and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Composer Salvador Brotons
20 th -century Spanish composers whose works owe more to European modernism that to the folkloric characteristics of Spanish musical traditions.

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Sevilla, España
Spain in the imaginations of Ravel, Debussy, Chabrier, and Franz Liszt.

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  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
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This week, our team goes IN-STUDIO with Jose “Chito” Vela, the young man’s immigration attorney and now candidate for the Texas State Legislature,...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 52:54
Caption: El Amor Brujo, Candela, Credit: Carlos Saura
The Spanish Hour presents music haunting and macabre for Halloween and el día de los muertos.

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 9
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Unless Congress acts to save the DACA program, the last permit will expire on March 5, 2020. This week on Life of the Law… we share Luis’s story an...

  • Added: Oct 25, 2017
  • Length: 33:45
Caption: Carlos Suriñach
With Catalonia very much in the news these days, we present a program of works by the Catalan-born American composer, conductor, and pianist Carlos...

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  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Jessi Silva (left) and Maggie Marquez (right)
Maggie Marquez and Jessi Silva grew up in the desert town of Marfa, Texas in the 1950s. At the time, segregation of Latino and white students was n...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 02:40
Caption: Composer Carlos Chávez with pianist María Teresa Rodríguez
Orchestral works by two giants of Mexican musical nationalism: Manuel María Ponce's Piano Concerto and Carlos Chávez's Symphony # 3.

Bought by KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO, KVNO and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Mexican Composer Miguel Bernal
A program of hidden gems from Mexico’s Miguel Bernal and Spain’s Isaac Albéniz.

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Charanga Tropical, Credit: Walter Horishnyk
Charanga Tropical is led by Twin Cities sax and flute player, Doug Little. Doug began studying Cuban music in 2002, and founded Charanga Tropical i...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Charanga Tropical, Credit: Walter Horishnyk
Charanga Tropical is led by Twin Cities sax and flute player, Doug Little. Doug began studying Cuban music in 2002, and founded Charanga Tropical i...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Twin Cities Latin Jazz Orchestra, Credit: Diego Ramallo
The Twin Cities Latin Jazz Orchestra is 18 pieces in all. It’s got a growing book of tunes, a growing audience and growing stature. In 2017, the Tw...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Noel Gasca poses for a graduation shot with her father, Rick Gasca, and mother, Kim Chapman., Credit: Courtesy of Noel Gasca
On a sunny morning during her junior year of high school, Noel Gasca was taking the SAT, when she got to a question that left her stumped. It basic...

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Sep 18, 2017
  • Length: 05:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Leo S. Morales loves his job as a researcher of minority health at the University of Washington., Credit: KUOW PHOTO/TORI ZIVKOVIC
People sometimes take unlikely paths to get where they're going. This is the story of an unlikely scholar.

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:54