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On this week's show, selections from Falla's gitanería or gypsy ballet El Amor Brujo, and The Magistrate and the Miller's Wife, the precursor to Th...

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


  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Guitarist Victor Villadangos
Contemporary guitar works from Argentina, Puerto Rico, and Spain.

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


  • Added: Feb 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Flamenco dancers Laura del Sol and Antonio Gades
Love songs, nothing but love songs! Spanish love songs for El Día de los Enamorados – Valentine’s Day from Sephardic romances from the Middle Ages ...

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


  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: compositor/guitarrista chileno Juan Antonio Sánchez
South American Classic from Argentina's Carlos Guastavino, Chile's Juan Antonio Sánchez, and Venezuela's Evencio Castellanos..

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, KCMJ Community Radio, WXXI, KWAX and more


  • Added: Jan 31, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
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Habaneras, fandangos, and more, recorded live at the Manhattan School of Music.

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, KMUN, KTXK, WXXI, KWAX and more


  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
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 KCMJ Community Radio, KTXK, KMUN, KWAX, WXXI and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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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...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 28:13
  • Purchases: 1
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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 Red River Radio Network, KMUN, KDX, WNMU-FM, WXXI and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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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 Red River Radio Network, KMUN, KDX, WNMU-FM, KMXT and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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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 Red River Radio Network, WABE, KDX, KMUN, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
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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