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Fiesta! features the hottest Latin-American music from the 16th to the 21st centuries. Program host Elbio Barilari is your guide for this trip through the hidden treasures of Latino concert music, including the magical rhythms of Silvestre Revueltas and Heitor Villa-Lobos, or the symphonic tango; plus the series shares little-known wonders from the Latin-American Baroque and celebrates classical guitar through the music of Agustin Barrios, Antonio Lauro, Leo Brouwer, and more.
||CleanLP Treasures 2||Some of the greatest treasures of Latin American music have been never released on CD. Fiesta digs into its LP collection to bring you some unforgettable recordings.||8/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClaudio Santoro: Brazilian Composer||Claudio Santoro is one of the great 20th century Brazilian composers. As a young composer he followed Arnold Schoenberg’s school of atonal music. However, in the 1940’s he evolved toward a nationalistic manner of using the resources of classical and 2||8/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Imaginary Concert 2||Periodically, Fiesta has been presenting symphonic programs in which instead of the so called “standard” repertoire, the listener can enjoy overtures, concerti, tone poems, full scale symphonies and other orchestral pieces by amazing composers from La||7/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLiving Mexican Composers||México is, and always has been, one of the powerhouses in Latin American music. However the biggest names on Mexican concert music are, of course, Manuel Ponce, Carlos Chávez and Silvestre Revueltas, joined more recently by Mario Lavista,||7/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClassical Tango 2||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 repertoire inspired on this fascinating genre.||7/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLatin American Opera Singers||From Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Flores to Puerto Rican soprano Ana María Martínez to Uruguayan bass-baritone Erwin Schrott, Latin America has given birth to some of the most brilliant opera singers to ever grace the stage.||7/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic from Haiti||Colonized by France, and the first country in Latin American to win its independence, Haiti is often neglected or forgotten in the context of the Latin American culture. Haiti, however, has a strong musical tradition.||7/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaroque Influences||The music written and performed in Latin America during the Colonial period (16th to early 19th centuries) has become more popular in recent years. However, even before those treasures were rediscovered, several composers from the region showed there i...||6/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic from Galicia||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, the gallego, and embraces firmly its ancestral Celtic traditions. After visiting Andalusia,||6/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Greatest Melodies||Some of the sot popular melodies in history have a Latin American origin. From Villa-Lobos most famous "Bachiana" to "Estrellita”, from “Over the Waves” to "Girl of Ipanema”.||6/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|