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Everybody considers Spanish composer Joaquin Rodrigo one of greatest composers of the 20th century. However, few of his pieces are really known to ...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Fiesta again explores how Latin American composers have interpreted nature in music. Forests, jungles, mountains, and coastlines all have their uni...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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One of the greatest 20th century composers of all time, Alberto Ginastera was able to weave Latin American musical idioms into his music seamlessly...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Welcome to indigenous in Music! This week Larry welcomes back into our Spotlight from Ottawa, Ontario, “Mr. Cody Coyote. He has just released his ...

Bought by WGZS, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WFHB, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:56:00
  • Purchases: 4
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From European traditions to the native cultures, choral music has always been a part of Latin America’s musical identity. Fiesta will highlight som...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Already in the 19th century, there were Latin American women defying gender barriers in music and composition. That trend has only intensified duri...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Since the 1920’s classical composers have found inspiration in the urban music from Rio de la Plata. A new visit to symphonic and chamber repertoir...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Longtime friends and collaborators with Fiesta, the KAIA String Quartet, have released a new album Sureño, featuring the music of José Bragato and ...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Sefarad is the name the Spanish Jews gave to that land, thence their denomination as Sephardic people. Expelled from Spain alongside the Muslims, t...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Classical music in the 20th and 21st century has had a strong presence throughout Latin America. Host, Elbio Barilari share some of the most intere...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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There are many ways of being a Spaniard. One of them is being a gallego (or Galician, in English). That area of Northern Spain has its own language...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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The multi Grammy Award winner clarinetist, saxophonist and composer Paquito D’Rivera visits with Fiesta and speaks with Elbio Barilari about his ca...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Host, Elbio Barilari sits down with young Chicago violinist Alan Snow. They will speak about some of the great composer of the violin from Mexico a...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Join the WFMT Radio Network as we celebrate the 4th of July through the lens of Latin-American music!

Bought by WSKG, WRTU, KSRQ, WXXI, American Public Media and more


  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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We are having a ball trying to keep up with our ever-expanding musical collection as composers and performers around the world joyously overwhelm u...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Music reflecting the American Experience in all its nuance has been written by both Latino composers born in the United States and those that migra...

  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Host Elbio Barilari sits down with young Chicago violinist Alan Snow. They will speak about some of the great composers of the violin from Mexico a...

  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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The music written and performed in Latin America during the Colonial period (16th to early 19th centuries) has become more popular in recent years....

  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Some of the most fascinating living composers are coming from Latin America. Composers such as Leo Brouwer, Esteban Benzecry, Miguel del Águila, En...

  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Astor Piazzolla was a composer and a bandoneon player (the tango accordion). However, he loved the guitar, he and was an expert writer for that ins...

  • Added: May 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Musical memory is a strange thing. What is remembered and what is celebrated are often times decided by the particular taste of one era—or just by ...

  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Fiesta pays another visit to the amazing past and present of Portuguese music. Host Elbio Barilari will share many hidden musical treasures from th...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Flamenco music from Southern Spain has been very influential not just in the music of nationalistic Spanish composers but also in inspiring compose...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Founded in the 1970s, Camerata Punta del Este is a groundbreaking ensemble bridging the gap between classical and popular music. Fiesta’s host, Elb...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Leonardo Balada is, for many, the most important living Spanish composer. Fiesta dedicates a whole program to his work and thinking.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:29