The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree

Series produced by Candice Agree

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There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art through interviews and exclusive in-studio live performances.

Veteran classical music broadcaster Candice Agree produces and hosts this weekly one-hour program. Combining her extensive musical training (Interlochen Arts Camp, Eastman School of Music) with Spanish and Catalan language skills, Candice brings listeners fresh insights into the vast repertory of music from the Iberian Peninsula, the Americas, Mexico, the Caribbean, and the Philippines, from the Middle Ages through the 21st century. Hide full description

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art... Show full description


8 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: The Fandango
The most Spanish of Spanish songs and dances: the Fandango, as heard through classical interpretations by Soler, Granados, Boccherini, Vives, Mozar...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, KVNO and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Havana String Quartet
A recital of 20th -century chamber music by Cuban-born composers performed by the performed by the Havana String Quartet.

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


  • Added: Mar 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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Waltzes, sardanas, mazurkas, and more by a variety of Spanish composers who identify as Catalans.

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


  • Added: Feb 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Detail from Picasso's Gernika (Guernica)
We commemorate the anniversary of the bombing of the Basque village of Guernica (April 26, 1937) with “Guernica” Piano Trio number 1 by Octavio Vá...

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


  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: A rose and a book for La Diada de Sant Jordi
The Spanish Hour celebrates the Catalan national holiday with Catalan classics from the Renaissance through the 20th century.

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


  • Added: Apr 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Composer Alberto Ginastera and feline friend
Works by the self-described “man of Latin America” and one of South America’s most important composers of the twentieth century.

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


  • Added: Mar 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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From Cuba’s Joaquín Nin and Leo Brouwer to Argentina’s Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Golijov to Uruguay’s Alfonso Broqua, music by Latin American com...

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Composer José Luis Greco
From the Generation of the Maestros to El Grupo de los Ocho to today, orchestral works by Julio Gómez, Salvador Bacarisse, and José Luis Greco.

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


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13