June 2016 Encuentro Archives

This program presents a natural continuation of last week’s themes: A full hour of Boleros and a full hour of traditional songs from Spain.

This program presents a whole hour of Cuban “Guaguancó” and a whole hour of music from the Sephardic Jewish tradition.

This program presents a whole hour of music from Venezuela and a whole hour exploring the Italian and Moor presence in the music from Spain.

This program presents an entire hour of music from Argentina and a full hour of Mexico’s brass band music tradition.

This program presents a whole hour of Calypso (with examples from Trinidad and Tobago, Costa Rica and Venezuela) and a full hour exploring the presence of the Mexican popular song tradition in the work of the seminal composer Manuel M. Ponce.