Chamber Music of Spain and Latin America
This week, we explore chamber and piano music from Spain and Latin America, looking at the wide range of similarities and differences in the cultural expression of this most intimate form of music making.
Music from Catalonia
This hour we will feature three 20th century composers from Catalonia. Xavier Montsalvatge, Federico Mompou and Leonardo Balada.
La Voz de la Naturaleza – Voice of Nature
Nature has always been a source of inspiration for classical composers. The music of Latin America and Spain presents a generous catalogue of works depicting a diversity of landscapes and the unchained forces of nature.
Eduardo Fernández: The Interpreter and the Composer
Eduardo Fernández is one of the most praised interpreters of the classical guitar and a gifted composer. Enjoy an exclusive interview with the artist and a selection of his more recent recording.
Come celebrate a tropical Christmas with popular holiday songs from Brazil, Argentina, Nicaragua and Mexico. Picnic with us under the trees lit by dangling lights and listen to a Latin American Christmas.
Spanish flamenco music has a rich tradition of blending the music from such diverse backgrounds as India, the Arab world, and the gypsies. In this hour we feature the many paths of flamenco from the pop world to the concert hall.