July 2015 Encuentro Archives

This program presents Tangos, Fados, Marimbas from Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador and Nicaragua, and poems by José Martí set to music.

This program is dedicated entirely to the Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis, including examples of his settings to music of poetry by Federico García Lorca and Pablo Neruda.

This program presents a full hour of Cuban “Sones”, music from Brazil and music from Nicaragua.

This program presents Sones Jarochos (including a blending of Indian Ragas and Son Jarocho), and a full hour of Mexican Classics, with examples of some of the best known Mexican classical composers.

This show is a sort of celebration of this program’s 8th anniversary. (The first “Encuentro” was aired on Sunday, July 29th, 2007.)