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Caption: The border wall at Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua and El Paso, Texas as seen from the Mexican side., Credit: Lorne Matalon/Marfa Public Radio
Building a wall between the United States and Mexico was a signature plank of Donald Trump's presidential campaign. His win in November is bringing...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:01:42
Caption: Francisco Goya
Goyescas is recognized universally as a masterwork by Enrique Granados, the composer who symbolized the essence of Spanish romanticism.

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, and KVNO


  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Fandangos from flamenco to classical

Bought by WXXI, KVNO, KMUN, and KWAX


  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The Havana String Quartet
The Havana String Quartet recorded live at Instituto Cervantes New York.

Bought by KVNO, WXXI, KMUN, and KWAX


  • Added: Jan 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Start the New Year off right! Music by Latin American composers, and all for the guitar! From Cuba’s Joaquín Nin and Leo Brouwer to Argentina’s Ast...

Bought by WXXI, KWAX, KVNO, KPIP-LP, KFOK-LPFM and more


  • Added: Dec 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
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Tonight's show, Mexican rocanrol from the 1950s and 60s plus a radio musical. You know, in a theatrical musical, a song springs up interrupting ...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Dec 22, 2016
  • Length: 02:52:43
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Looking out for you
In honoring Hispanic Heritage on my radio show I interviewed a Hispanic leader who I highly respect and who I have worked closely with, Rafael Pinz...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 28:13
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An interview with Dan Slater about his best-selling nonfiction work about American teenagers who worked as assassins for the Las Zetas cartel in La...

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Oct 01, 2016
  • Length: 30:02
  • Purchases: 1
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In front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library for the Writers Place 2016 Inaugural William H. Hickok Reading Series, the first Hispanic...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chico Freeman
Jazz saxophonist Chico Freeman talks about his famous father, Von Freeman, and about his experiences living in Europe. Freeman has now returned to ...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
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The driving force in choro is the rhythm section – in its original form, a guitar and a cavaquinho (a Brazilian version of the ukulele). Those inst...

Bought by KMUN, KDX, WNMU-FM, WXXI, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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Classical composers find their inspiration and a paycheck in places you might not expect, like Johannes Brahms playing piano in a brothel. Heitor V...

Bought by KMUN, KDX, WNMU-FM, KMXT, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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Choro (SHOH-roh) got its start in the late 1860s, when musicians of the day decided to put a distinctly Brazilian spin on the sound and rhythm of t...

Bought by KDX, KMUN, WNMU-FM, KMXT, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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What she calls “real,” others may call superstition. Sarah Levai, a Romanian immigrant to the United States, came with hopes and dreams, but also w...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:08
  • Purchases: 1
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A trip to Buenos Aires and a look at Argentine National Rock.

Bought by KALW


  • Added: May 22, 2016
  • Length: 15:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Co-host, Gerlado De Oliveira
From Villa- Lobos’ Choros to Gnàttali's Suite Retratos, host Julie Koidin and co-host Geraldo de Oliveira explore the connection between classical ...

  • Added: May 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
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A short introduction to A Joyful Cry: Brazil's Choro Music (pronounced SHOH-roh) which is a four-part, one-hour series about a unique, exciting an...

Bought by KDX and Moab Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:55
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Music from San Antonio to New Orleans as the "Gulf Coast Sound." Often coming from Huey Meaux's Crazy Cajun record label but there is a audio conn...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Sep 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:50:03
  • Purchases: 1
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The United States has always been a beacon for those searching for safe haven, for a place to build a better life. Though the barriers are high, an...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, WFAE, KWGS, KPBS and more


  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:51:01
  • Purchases: 66
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In this presentation at the Kansas City Public Library for Park University's Ethnic Voices Poetry Series, Martin Espada talks about using his poet...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Jul 29, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Xanath Caraza likes to use poetry to showcase some of Mexico's linguistic and cultural diversity, drawing inspiration from Afro-Mexican history, La...

Bought by KRZA and WNJR


  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Carlos Padilla Speaking at a DREAM Project Rally
An interview with Carlos Padilla, an undocumented student, and his mentor Roberta Lindeman.

Bought by YouthCast


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 07:47
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Yams simmering for fufu in Togo, West Africa, Credit: Carla Seidl
The final episode in the Simmer series combines interview with El Salvadorian immigrants in Asheville, NC, cultural reflections from Robert Kohls' ...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
Caption: Youth attending Radio Bilingüe's forum in Boyle Heights/Los Angeles, address the panelists., Credit: Radio Bilingüe
Community leaders from Boyle Heights and members of the live audience at a forum on Latino education share views on the challenges ahead for Latino...

Bought by KZYX, KUNM, and KAWC


  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 59:09
  • Purchases: 3