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Caption: Alberto Ginastera
Works by Argentinean composer Alberto Ginastera, self described “man of Latin America” and one of South America’s most important composers of the t...

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


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Don Quixote, Credit: Picasso
Classical Quixote explores how Spanish composers Roberto Gerhard, Manuel de Falla, and Gerardo Gombau, were inspired to transform the words of Cerv...

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


  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
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 WQCS, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Nov 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Clarinetist Oskar Espina Ruiz
Valencian, Madrid and Basque composers: piano works of Joaquín Rodrigo, guitar pieces by Federico Moreno-Torroba and a suite for clarinet and piano...

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


  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • 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, WQCS, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Guitarist Pepe Romero
Brazilian guitarist Turibio Santos plays transcriptions of works by Granados, and Pepe Romero solos in Palomo's Nocturnos de Andalucía.

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


  • Added: Sep 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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 KVNO, WQCS, KMUN, WXXI, KWAX and more


  • Added: Sep 06, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Sevilla, España
Spain in the imaginations of Ravel, Debussy, Chabrier, and Franz Liszt.

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


  • Added: Aug 10, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Pianist María Teresa Rodríguez
Orchestral works by two giants of Mexican musical nationalism: Manuel Maria Ponce and Carlos Chávez.

Bought by KVNO, KCMJ Community Radio, KREV-LP, WQCS, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jul 13, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Isaac Albéniz
A program of hidden gems from Mexico’s Miguel Bernal and Spain’s Isaac Albéniz.

Bought by KTXK, KVNO, KCMJ Community Radio, WQCS, WXXI and more


  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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Ruperto Chapí is best known for his 150 zarzuelas. But "the Spanish Massenet" composed in every genre. This week, a "zarzuela" of Chapí’s music for...

Bought by KTXK, KVNO, KCMJ Community Radio, WQCS, KWAX and more


  • Added: Jun 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Composer José Luis Greco, Credit: Sandra Gallardo
Ballet music by Manuel de Falla and a violin concerto by José Luis Greco, son of flamenco dancers José Greco and Nila Amparo.

Bought by KTXK, KVNO, KMUN, Interlochen Public Radio, WXXI and more


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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Spain's sacred and secular vocal music from the 13th-17th centuries.

Bought by KTXK, KVNO, KMUN, WXXI, Interlochen Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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
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: Leo Brouwer, Credit: Leo Brouwer
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features a 2000 interview with Cuban composer Leo Brouwer, who discusses two approaches to his compo...

Bought by KTXK, WETS, WDPR, Public Radio East, WEKU and more


  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 38
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 KCMJ Community Radio, WXXI, KPIP-LP, KFOK-LPFM, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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
Caption: Montsalvatge, 8 years old, self-portrait
A tribute to the 20th-century Catalan composer Xavier Montsalvatge (1912-2002)

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


  • Added: Feb 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Musician and his Family, French oil painting (Bibliothèque Marmottan, Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris)
This week on The Spanish Hour, music by Fernando Sor, the Beethoven of the Guitar. We’ll hear some of Sor’s virtuosic works for guitar solo, guitar...

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


  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 4
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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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
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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: 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