Fiesta! Latin-American Music with Elbio Barilari | WFMT
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Fiesta is a weekly classical music program devoted to Latin American and Iberian music from the 16th to 21st century, and brings artistically and historically significant compositions and artists to its listeners. Acclaimed composer, musician, and professor Elbio Barilari is your guide on this adventure through a rich musical landscape. We invite you to enjoy and learn about the lively, compelling, and rarely-heard treasures of Latino classical music from around the world. Interviews with composers, conductors, and musicians enrich the music. Previous guests on Fiesta have included Eduardo Fernández, Carlos Kalmar, Piotr Nawrot, and José Serebrier.
||CleanHidden Musical Treasures from the New World||Colonial Latin American music is one of hidden treasures of classical music. Fiesta opens the vault sharing baroque and classical music that is as powerful and beautiful as what was coming from Europe at the time.||9/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSegovia and his Disciples||Andrés Segovia is considered one of the greatest modern guitarists. His style and techniques have elevated the classical guitar to new heights.||9/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTwo Symphonies from Latin America||Host, Elbio Barilari, shares some of the treasures of Latin American symphonies from the 19th and 20th century.||9/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLISTEN | How Latin-American composers influenced Leonard Bernstein||Fiesta celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with a look at the maestro's love for Latin American music.||8/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFresh Music from Latin America||Host, Elbio Barilari, share some of his favorite works from living Latin American composers.||8/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOrquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar||Fiesta pays tribute to one of the most famous and important symphonies in the world.||8/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPiazzolla’s “Four Seasons”||The “Four Seasons in Buenos Aires”, by Astor Piazzolla, has become one of the most popular contemporary pieces, both, for tango music and classical music.||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpanish Symphonies||Few Spanish symphonies, if any, have found its place within the standard repertoire.||7/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRhythms of South America||Fiesta explores the many rhythms and beats of South America.||7/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDarwin Noguera: Pianist and Composer||Elbio Barilari sits down with accomplished Nicaraguan pianist and composer Darwin Noguera, and he performs for us at the WFMT Studios.||7/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|