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The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree

Series produced by Candice Agree

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There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art through interviews and exclusive in-studio live performances.

Veteran classical music broadcaster Candice Agree produces and hosts this weekly one-hour program. Combining her extensive musical training (Interlochen Arts Camp, Eastman School of Music) with Spanish and Catalan language skills, Candice brings listeners fresh insights into the vast repertory of music from the Iberian Peninsula, the Americas, Mexico, the Caribbean, and the Philippines, from the Middle Ages through the 21st century. Hide full description

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art... Show full description


14 Pieces

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Caption: composer and guitar virtuoso Francisco Tárrega
Spanish guitar classics byFrancisco Tárrega, the composer and guitar virtuoso known as the “Sarasate of the Guitar.”

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


  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Spanish pianist Judith Jáuregui
Works for piano by the Spanish virtuoso and composer Isaac Albéniz.

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


  • Added: Apr 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Guitarist Pepe Romero
Works from Spain and Latin America by Joaquín Rodrigo, Astor Piazzolla, and Antonio Lauro.

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


  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Pages from El Llibre Vermell de Montserrat
Jordi Savall and friends present selections from El Llibre Vermell de Montserrat, or the Red Book of Montserrat, is a 14th-century collection of de...

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


  • Added: Feb 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Detail from Picasso's Gernika (Guernica)
The Spanish Hour commemorates the 80th anniversary of the bombing of the Basque village of Guernica with Octavio Vázquez's "Guernica" Piano Trio nu...

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


  • Added: Apr 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Conchita Supervía
Just in time for El Dia de la Madre/Mother's Day, The Spanish Hour celebrates the contribution of las madres trabajdores -- working moms -- in clas...

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


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: La Daida de Sant Jordi
The Spanish Hour celebrates the Catalan national holiday with Catalan classics from the Renaissance through the 20th century.

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


  • Added: Apr 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Guitarist Julian Bream
Claude Debussy defined the guitar as an expressive harpsicord. Joaquín Rodrigo believed this to be the best definition ever given of the Spanish gu...

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


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Diego Velázquez-The Three Musicians
Spanish art songs inspired by Spanish folk songs. Adaptations, arrangements, and inspirations of Spanish songs from the 15th - 21rst centuries.

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


  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Guitarist Narciso Yepes
20th-century works for works for 2 guitars and orchestra by Federico Moreno Torroba and Joaquín Rodrigo.

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


  • Added: May 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Composer/bandoneónista Astor Piazzolla
Argentina is the land of the tango, but so much more!

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
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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 KTXK, KCMJ Community Radio, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Mexican Composer Sergio Cárdenas
Mexican choral Music, from the 17th to today, featuring VocalEssence.

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


  • Added: Mar 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Cuba, Credit: Aaron Escobar
Music by some of Cuba’s best-known and best-loved composers, all born in Havana.

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


  • Added: Mar 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 6