This program consists of “In Xochitl In Cuicatl: Flowering Songs” —music and poetry from, and inspired by, Mexico’s indigenous peoples, honoring the Mexika New Year 1 House that began on March 12. (With special guest Deborah Ramos).
Bebo Valdés, the great Cuban pianist, bandleader and composer passed away on March 22nd at age 94. This program is mainly dedicated to him. The program also includes Ana Moura, fadista, and music from Brazil and Argentina.