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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


28 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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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: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The Havana String Quartet
The Havana String Quartet recorded live at Instituto Cervantes New York.

Bought by KVNO, WXXI, KMUN, and KWAX


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Contemporary classical music from mid-20th century Mexico.

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Composer Jorge Liderman
Argentinean composers from the 19th and 20th centuries, all born in Argentina’s capital city, Buenos Aires.

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Pianist María Teresa Rodríguez
Orchestral works by two giants of Mexican musical nationalism: Manuel Maria Ponce and Carlos Chávez.

Bought by KVNO, KCMJ Community Radio, KREV-LP, WQCS, KMUN and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Isaac Albéniz
A program of hidden gems from Mexico’s Miguel Bernal and Spain’s Isaac Albéniz.

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Viola da Gambist Jordi Savall
Music from Renaissance and Baroque Spain, from Joan Cererols to Diego Ortiz, featuring Jordi Savall.

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


  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Enrique Granados at the piano
In Celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Enrique Granados. Lesser known orchestral and chamber works by the composer of Goyescas and...

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


  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Carlos Chávez
20th-century Mexican composer Manuel Ponce’s Trio is titled “Romántico,” and Carlos Chávez’s Symphony #4 is nothing less.

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


  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Paquito D'Rivera
Paquito D’Rivera's phenomenal success as a jazz musician has overshadowed his work in the classical field, which is just as impressive, vibrant, an...

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


  • Added: Aug 15, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
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: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Silvestre Revueltas
A trio of 20th century Mexican composers: Manuel Ponce, Silvestre Revueltas, and Carlos Chávez.

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Guitaris Pablo Sainz Villegas
Mexico’s finest artists from Mexico are among those heard celebrating the genius of Mexican composer Manuel Ponce. Enjoy solo works for piano and g...

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Composer Tania León
A musical cornucopia of the melodies and rhythms of Cuba.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WXXI


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Harp Consort
Choral works from the 17th century to the 21rst, presented by Vocal Essence, Andrew Lawrence King and the Harp Consort, and others.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Classical and traditional music of Puerto Rico, Venezuela, and Paraguay, as well as a work by a North-American composer with Peruvian, Chinese, Lit...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Music from the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema by Silvestre Revueltas, including his most famous work, “La Noche de los Mayas.”

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 8
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: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Gustavo Dudamel and the young performers of El Sistema
An all-Venezuelan program, with Gustavo Dudamel and Eduardo Mata conducting works by Carreño, Romero, and Estévez.

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


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9