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Caption: Viola da Gambist Jordi Savall
Jordi Savall and La Capella Reial bring to life works from the 16th and 18th centuries by two of Spain’s most important composers with a Neopolitan...

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


  • Added: Jun 22, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Enrique Granados at the piano
Lesser known orchestral and chamber works by the composer of Goyescas and 12 Spanish Dances.

Bought by KVNO, KTXK, KCMJ Community Radio, KMUN, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 14, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
Caption: Carlos Chávez
Romantic works by two of Mexico’s great 20th-century composers: Manuel María Ponce and Carlos Chávez.

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


  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
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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...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
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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
Caption: Pianist Judith Jáuregui
The enigmatic musical world of 20th-century Catalan composer Frederic (Federico) Mompou.

Bought by KVNO, KCMJ Community Radio, KMUN, Interlochen Public Radio, KTXK and more


  • Added: May 31, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Paquito D'Rivera, Credit: Lane Pederson
On this edition of The Spanish Hour, we’ll get a taste of some of Paquito D’Rivera’s evocative classical compositions.

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  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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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: Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga, the Spanish Mozart
Born in the Basque city of Bilbao, Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga shared not only a January 27th date of birth with Mozart, but life as a child prodigy...

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


  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
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.

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

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  • Added: May 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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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...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:55
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: 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...

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  • 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: 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
Caption: Isaac Albéniz
Isaac Albéniz was one of the most outstanding personalities in Spain's musical history. On this edition of "The Spanish Hour," we explore the compo...

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  • Added: Mar 15, 2016
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Conchita Supervía
Special for Women's History Month, The Spanish Hour celebrates the contribution of Hispanic women in classical music.

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Guitarist Pablo Villegas
Manuel María Ponce was one of the great geniuses of Mexican music. An avid musicologist, Ponce used his vast collection of traditional Mexican folk...

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


  • Added: Feb 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:31
  • 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
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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 ...

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  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6