January 2016 Encuentro Archives

This program presents a Mexican musical postcard —a sampling of the sounds and musical moments I heard and experienced during my recent trip to my homeland.

This program presents Alfredo Zitarrosa, from Uruguay, different approaches to “Canción Cardenche”, and the second and last part of a Mexican Musical Postcard.

This program presents classic examples of “Trova tradicional cubana”, variations on the classic Cuban song “Perla marina”, and energetic, stomping feet mariachi music.

This program presents a full hour of music from the state of Oaxaca, Mexico; Guty Cárdenas and the “Trova yucateca”, and classical marimba.