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Leo Brouwer Once Again| featuring his arrangements of 7 Beatles songs

2/10/2018
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Fiesta will visit once more the work of the most important Latin American living composer: Cuban, Leo Brouwer. The post Leo Brouwer Once Again| featuring his arrangements of 7 Beatles songs appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

20th and 21st Century Latin American Music

2/3/2018
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Classical music in the 20th and 21st centuries have seen an explosion of music written by Latin American composers. In this program, host Elbio Barilari, shares some of his favorite contemporary works. The post 20th and 21st Century Latin American Music appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Villa-Lobos: Folk Traveler

1/27/2018
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Host, Elbio Barilari takes you on a journey through Brazil with the music of Heitor Villa-Lobos. The post Villa-Lobos: Folk Traveler appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

6 Musical Works by Latina Composers Everyone Should Know

1/20/2018
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Fiesta pays tribute to the many female composers of Latin America. The post 6 Musical Works by Latina Composers Everyone Should Know appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

The Magical Palette of Edino Krieger

1/13/2018
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Outside his native Brazil, Edino Krieger is mostly known for his substantial work for the piano. But he was also a very imaginative orchestrator. The post The Magical Palette of Edino Krieger appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Island Hopping

1/6/2018
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Host, Elbio Barilari takes you on a musical trip to the many islands in Latin America and Spain. Featuring some of his favorite composers, we will visit the Canary Islands, Puerto Rico, Cuba and Haiti. The post Island Hopping appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:57:55

Latin American Mix Tape 2

12/30/2017
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Fiesta presents a selection of the program’s favorite composer and works since the beginning of the program. We will be featuring some of the most important classical music of Latin America from the 16th to the 21st century. The post Latin American Mix Tape 2 appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Latin American Christmas Carols 2017

12/23/2017
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A selection of villancicos or Christmas carols from Spain and Latin America will be featured on this Christmas themed program from Fiesta. The post Latin American Christmas Carols 2017 appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:57:55

Music after Jorge Luis Borges | 7 works inspired by the great Argentine writer

12/16/2017
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The great Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges exerts a particular fascination on composers from different parts of the world. The post Music after Jorge Luis Borges | 7 works inspired by the great Argentine writer appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Lost but Not Forgotten

12/9/2017
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Throughout history some composers reached immense popularity to just be quickly forgotten, many times for reasons unknown. On this episode of Fiesta we will share some of the lost composers of Latin American and share some of their greatest music. The post Lost but Not Forgotten appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

The Latin American Express

12/2/2017
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Join host, Elbio Barilari as he takes you on a musical tour of Latin America. The post The Latin American Express appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

100 Years of La Cumparsita

11/25/2017
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Considered the anthem of tango music and one of the most popular tunes in history, La Cumparsita was composed in 1917 by Uruguayan pianist Gerardo Matos Rodríguez. The post 100 Years of La Cumparsita appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

The “other” Joaquín Rodrigo

11/18/2017
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The tremendous popularity of “Concierto de Aranjuez” has made of Joaquín Rodrigo almost a “one piece composer” or a “composer for the guitar,” which cannot be farther from the truth. In this program Fiesta! reviews vocal, piano and chamber music by this fantastic composer. The post The “other” Joaquín Rodrigo appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Roberto Sierra: Composer

11/11/2017
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Puerto Rican, Roberto Sierra is one of the most important living composers of contemporary classical music. Sierra’s work draws from the 20th century avant-garde music and the 19th century romantic traditions alike and synthesized his European and Latino influences. The post Roberto Sierra: Composer appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

100th Anniversary of Lamarque Pons

11/4/2017
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Join Fiesta and guitarist, Eduardo Fernández, as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Uruguayan composer and pianist Lamarque Pons. The post 100th Anniversary of Lamarque Pons appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Folk Music of Latin America

10/28/2017
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On this special edition of Fiesta, host Elbio Barilari, presents some of the most important folk music from Latin America. Featuring music from Bolivia, Argentina, Uruguay, and Mexico this program showcases popular music that has transcended many genres. The post Folk Music of Latin America appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:57:55

Chamber Tango

10/21/2017
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Tango was born around 1880 in Buenos Aires and Montevideo as dance music, but by the 1940ʼs it was introduced to the concert hall. Since then tango has inspired many composers to write concert music for this globally popular dance. We will feature some of the masters of tango including Astor Piazzolla, Luis Pasquet, and Aníbal Troilo. The post Chamber Tango appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Miguel Del Águila: Uruguayan-American Composer

10/14/2017
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Host Elbio Barilari, speaks with his fellow countryman Miguel Del Águila about composing music in the 21st century, his early life in Uruguay, and his music output. We will also feature some of his recently recorded pieces by the Buffalo Philharmonic, the Hat Trick Trio, and the TransAtlantic Ensemble. The post Miguel Del Águila: Uruguayan-American Composer appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Spain and Latin America on Six-Strings

9/30/2017
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Spain and Latin America are the homeland of the guitar. Nurtured by the Spanish inheritance as well as the African sense of rhythm and the Native American melodies, Latin American guitar music has given a treasure of music to the world. Fiesta features a selection of works music reflecting different roots and tendencies in the music for the guitar. The post Spain and Latin America on Six-Strings appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

Mexican Soundscapes

9/16/2017
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Together with Brazil and Cuba, Mexico is one of the powerhouses of Latin American music. With roots in the native cultures as well as in the Colonial period, Mexican music shows an extraordinary vitality and a variety of colors and soundscapes. This hour we will share some of the biggest names in Classical music as well as some composers you ... The post Mexican Soundscapes appeared first on 98.7WFMT.

Duration:00:58:26

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