May 2017 Encuentro Archives

This program celebrates Cinco de Mayo: A full hour of Mexican traditional songs and a full hour of folk-inspired pieces by Mexican composers in the classical tradition.

This program presents instruments from Andean music traditions, and examples from two Mediterranean traditions: Fado from Portugal and Pizzica from Italia.

This program presents a full hour of Latin American harp tradition. The second hour presents music from the “Tierra Caliente” area of Michoacán, Mexico, centering in the “Conjunto de Arpa Grande” tradition.

This program presents Peruvian “Marineras” and Chilean “Cuecas”. The second hour includes a homage to the Mexican writer Juan Rulfo.