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Spain's sacred and secular vocal music from the 13th-17th centuries.

Bought by KPIP-LP, WNMU-FM, and WFIU


  • Added: May 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ara Malikian
Romantic violin show-stoppers from the late 19th-century, a golden age for the Spanish virtuoso perfomer-composer.

Bought by KMUN, KCMJ Community Radio, WXXI, Interlochen Public Radio, KWAX and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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Civil rights lawyer Vito de la Cruz grew up in a family of migrant farmworkers. He describes his childhood and the loving aunt who raised him.

  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 02:58
Caption: Roberto proudly shows off his bike in front of the original headquarters of the Puerto Rican Schwinn Club near Knickerbocker Ave. in Bushwick., Credit: Jack D'Isidoro
The Schwinn bicycle has a rich history in New York’s Nuyorican communities. In many of these enclaves, you’ll find members of riding clubs showing ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 05:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Elizabeth Perez working at City Hall, Credit: Valeria Fernandez
From civil disobedience to civic accountability, youth that can’t vote are making the voice of the Latino community heard in local politics and at ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 10:06
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Viridiana Hernández lobbying at the Arizona State Legislature against the bill that would ban cities from creating their own city ID if that is extended to undocumented immigrants., Credit: Valeria Fernández
This edition of Making Contact is Part I of our special series examining how immigrants are responding and participating in elections and politics ...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: el día del llibre i de la rosa
Whether you know April 23rd as la Diada de Sant Jordi, el día de la rosa, or el día del llibre, The Spanish Hour celebrates the Catalan national ho...

Bought by WXXI, KPIP-LP, KTXK, KFOK-LPFM, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 12, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: The Young People's Chorus of New York City
Music written for children -- to sing, to play, to enjoy -- by Cuban-born Paquito D'Rivera and Emilio Aragón, Catalan Xavier Montsalvatge, and Teru...

Bought by WXXI, KPIP-LP, KFOK-LPFM, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
Caption:   Narcisa Barañana de Goicoechea, attributed to Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (1746–1828)
Not to be confused with the popular operettas and lyric operas popular in Spain from the 1850’s through the mid-20th century, these zarzuelas on th...

Bought by KMUN, WXXI, KPIP-LP, WNMU-FM, and WFIU


  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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After Leonardo Vega was diagnosed with cancer, his daughter, Eva Vega-Olds, used the StoryCorps app to record her father days before he passed.

Bought by Blue Mountain Radio


  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 03:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Silvestre Revueltas
Three of Mexico’s great composers of the last century: Manuel Ponce, Silvestre Revueltas, and Carlos Chávez.

Bought by KMUN, WXXI, KPIP-LP, KFOK-LPFM, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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All over the country, critics argue that ID laws discourage voter participation--particularly among poor and minority voters. This is particularly ...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2016
  • Length: 24:44
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Ciro Guerra talks understanding cultures, respect for knowledge, and letting the audience use its imagination.

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 08:28
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In 2012 President Obama took matters into his own hands. His administration signed a memo addressing all branches of the Department of Homeland Sec...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 23:50
Caption: Tenor Alfredo Kraus
The great Spanish tenor Alfredo Kraus in zarzuela and song.

Bought by KTXK and WXXI


  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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This is the story of Springdale, Arkansas, and how chicken transformed a once-sleepy rural town into the most ethnically diverse city in the state—...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 21:15
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Enrique Granados: a great composer with a great moustache
Claude Debussy defined the guitar as an expressive harpsicord. Joaquín Rodrigo believed this to be the best definition ever given of the Spanish gu...

Bought by KPIP-LP and WXXI


  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Spanish art songs inspired by Spanish folk songs

Bought by KPIP-LP and WXXI


  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Composer Tania León
A musical cornucopia of the melodies and rhythms of Cuba.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WXXI


  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Alicia Santos, 17, leads marchers in a protest targeting Sakuma Brothers Farm., Credit: Courtesy of Alicia Santos
Alicia Santos started picking strawberries when she was 7 years old. Her mother was working at Hayton Farms in Skagit County, so Alicia went along....

Bought by XRAY.fm and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 30, 2015
  • Length: 03:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Argentina is the land of the tango, but so much more!

Bought by WCQS, KPIP-LP, KTXK, and WXXI


  • Added: Dec 28, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: These are the six components of the Anti Poverty Initiative. Each component is designed to help people in the community more efficiently by targeting their specific needs.
This is a story about how leaders of charities and organizations that help people in poverty, are joining together to help lower poverty. A couple ...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 03:42
Caption: The Harp Consort
Choral works from the 17th century to the 21rst, presented by Vocal Essence, Andrew Lawrence King and the Harp Consort, and others.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Dec 08, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Classical and traditional music of Puerto Rico, Venezuela, and Paraguay, as well as a work by a North-American composer with Peruvian, Chinese, Lit...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Valencia Cathedral, Spain
Francisco Guerrero, Joan and Josep Pla, and Domienico Scarlatti on this week's edition of Spanish Music in eras ranging rom the Renaissance through...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:30