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From Cuba’s Joaquín Nin and Leo Brouwer to Argentina’s Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Golijov to Uruguay’s Alfonso Broqua, music by Latin American com...

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  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Guitarist Narciso Yepes
From the Generation of the Maestros to El Grupo de los Ocho to today, orchestral works by Julio Gómez, Salvador Bacarisse, and José Luis Greco.

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  • Added: Jul 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Composer Alberto Ginastera and feline friend
Works by Alberto Ginastera, the self-described “man of Latin America” and one of South America’s most important and innovative composers of the twe...

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: Rodolfo Halffter with violinist Samuel Dushkin
Works by composers and siblings Ernesto and Rodolfo Halffter, part of Spain's Generación de '27 (Generation of 1927,) Though both born in Spain, on...

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Clarinetist Oskar Ruiz Espina
Spanish classics from the mid-20 th century, including works from by Joaquín Rodrigo, Federico Moreno-Torroba, and Julián Menéndez for clarinet, gu...

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  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
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Cuba, as well as the Philippines, ad a rich musical tradition prior to the arrival of Spansh conquistadors. This week, we'll hear dances from these...

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  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
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One cannot discuss the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema without talking about composer Silvestre Revueltas. We’ll hear selections from some of his grea...

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  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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Guitartists Pepe Romero and Turibio Santos are featured in works by Palomo and Granados.

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  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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An all-Venezuelan program, with Gustavo Dudamel leading the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra, the best known of the orchestras of “El Sistema;” and Ed...

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  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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Spain in the imaginations of Ravel, Debussy, Chabrier, and Franz Liszt.

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  • Added: Mar 04, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Composer Carlos Chávez with pianist María Teresa Rodríguez
Orchestral works by two giants of Mexican musical nationalism: Manuel María Ponce's Piano Concerto and Carlos Chávez's Symphony # 3.

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  • Added: Feb 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Mexican Composer Miguel Bernal
A program of tesoros escondidos -- hidden treasures -- from Mexico’s Miguel Bernal and Spain’s Isaac Albéniz.

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Pianist Miguel Baselga
Lesser-known works by well-known composers, including Isaac Albéniz’s Recuerdos de Viaje.

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2018
  • Length: 58:26
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Composer José Luis Greco, Credit: Photo © 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: Nov 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Ara Malikian
Hand-picked favorites from the Spanish violin repertory of the second half of the nineteenth century, featuring works by Sarasate, Monasterio and F...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
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Don’t confuse the 18th century zarzuelas we’ll hear this week with the popular operettas and lyric operas popular in Spain from the 1850s through t...

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
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The guitar in the 19th century had not yet achieved its rightful status as an expressive and legitimate concert instrument. Known as “The Beethoven...

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  • Added: Sep 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Composer Manuel María Ponce
A celebration of the genius of Manuel María Ponce through his works for solo piano and guitar, highlighted by his acclaimed Concierto del Sur.

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Change your focus, change your world.
Mexico protects it's most valuable waters.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2018
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: Composer/bandoneónista Astor Piazzolla
Argentina is the land of the tango, but so much more!

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  • Added: Jun 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Composer and Conductor Tania León
Music by some of Cuba’s best-known and best-loved composers, all born in Havana.

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  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Composer and Guitarist Quique Sinesi
Contemporary guitar works from Argentina, Puerto Rico, and Spain.

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Composer Manuel de Falla
Many have interpreted the elegance, sensuality, and erotic suggestiveness of Manuel de Falla’s music as overt expressions of his homosexuality. Fal...

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 12
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A live concert recording of some of the most recognizable and beloved popular dances of Spain.

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  • Added: May 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Composer Octavio Vázquez
Forgotten by time and still finding an audience: hidden treasures from South America and the Iberian Peninsula.

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2018
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 6