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Few Spanish symphonies, if any, have found its place within the standard repertoire, a strange phenomenon, considering the richness and depth of th...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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It is known that soccer (or fútbol, as it is called in Spanish) constitutes and important element of Latin American, Spanish and Portuguese identit...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
Caption: Master mason Victor Ayala, Credit: CharlesMcGuigan
When he was just a boy, Victor Iyella whose family was struggling in Guadalajara crossed the Rio Bravo on his own, only to be taken back to Mexico....

  • Added: Jul 17, 2015
  • Length: 28:06
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Today a footnote in a history full, mostly, of Italian, German and French names, there were Latin American composers that were considered mega-star...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Canyengue is lunfardo (slang) from Rio de la Plata. The word comes from the African Ki-Kongo language and means “melting with the music.” It would...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
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As Joaquín Rodrigo’s music has been overshadowed by the extraordinary success of Concerto de Aranjuez, the composer, Blas Galindo has experienced t...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Well before the Impressionism claimed direct inspiration in nature, musicians from different eras and styles linked the music to its forces. In thi...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Alberto Nepomuceno was a dominant figure of Brazilian music in the second part of the 19th century and into the 20th century until the arrival of V...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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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
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Legendary Brazilian guitar duo Sergio and Odair Assad have been performing and recording together for 50 years, reinventing guitar technique along ...

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  • Length: 58:29
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Ten Latin American countries are bathed by the Pacific Ocean. In this program we are starting with the two southernmost among these nations: Peru ...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
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¡Fiesta! will visit once more the work of the most important Latin American living composer, Cuban Leo Brouwer. W will present his rarely heard con...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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On this show, our Indigenous in Music Spotlight is on the Martha Redbone. Tune in and enjoy us for a interview and find out more about her new albu...

Bought by WLPR, WGZS, KMXT, and KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:52
  • Purchases: 4
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This program features, as in a traditional symphonic concert, an exquisite and vibrant overture, a full-scale violin concerto, and a monumental sy...

  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
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On this show, our Indigenous in Music Spotlight is on the Leela Gilday. Tune in and enjoy us for a interview and find out more about her new album ...

Bought by KMXT, WGZS, WLPR, WYAP, and KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: May 14, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:46
  • Purchases: 5
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Outside his native Brazil, Edino Krieger is mostly known for his substantial work for the piano. But he was also a very imaginative orchestrator. ...

  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Jimmy Smits stars in the 2003 Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KUOW and more


  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 16
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In 1492, after being exiled from Spain, Sephardic communities blended their music traditions wherever they settled. Starting with a song in ancien...

  • Added: May 11, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
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In his recent book, Speaking Wiri Wiri, poet Dan Vera brings light and often laughter to the immigrant experience.

Bought by KPIP-LP, WABE, and WNJR


  • Added: May 05, 2015
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 3
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Esteban Salas, born in La Habana, Cuba, in 1725 and José Joaquim Emerico Lobo de Mesquita, born in Vila do Principe, Brasil, in 1746, were two of t...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Most of us know the Kentucky Derby from the front side of the track: the fancy Derby hats, the mint juleps, the thrill of the race. But there’s a w...

Bought by WXDU, WBHM, and WABE


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 24:10
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Book cover, Credit: Lyon Press
One Sunday afternoon in August 1965, on a day when baseball’s most storied rivals, the Giants and Dodgers, vied for the pennant, the national pasti...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 21, 2015
  • Length: 21:01
  • Purchases: 1
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The great Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges has always had a particular fascination with composers from different parts of the world. In this case...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
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Variations always have been one of the most effective tools in the hands of composers throughout history. Latin American composer practice this art...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Lucas Benitez
Would you believe, here at the beginning of the 21st century, that every order of fast-food served with a slice of tomato is part of a system of sl...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 28:30