May 2012 Encuentro Archives

This program presents “Piano a la Cubana”, Fado from Portugal, Mexican historical music about “5 de mayo”, and Quelentaro, from Chile. The literature segment presents Luisa Valenzuela, from Argentina.

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This program presents Fados (revisited), songs about mothers and motherhood and Vallenatos by Rafael Escalona (music from Colombia). The literature segment presents “El Bachichas”, by Víctor Hugo Rascón Banda, from Mexico.

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This program presents songs by Cuco Sánchez, from Mexico, Mambos, Danzones, and songs from the Argentinean folklore. The literature segment presents the first part of “Aura”, by Carlos Fuentes, read by the author himself.

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This program presents music from Puerto Rico, Tango, according to Astor Piazzolla, and music for the Mexican youth movement #yosoy132. The literature segment presents the second part (from a total of four) of “Aura”, by Carlos Fuentes, read by the author himself.

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This program presents music from the Andes, music from Brazil, the Mexican harpsichordist Claudine Gómez-Vuistaz, and music for the Mexican youth movement #yosoy132 (continued). The literature segment presents the third part (penultimate) of “Aura”, by Carlos Fuentes, read by the author himself.

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