July 2014 Encuentro Archives

7/3/2014 Encuentro

This program presents Danzones, some examples from “Maroma”, the latest recording by the Pasatono Orquesta, and a sampling of old (relative as that word may be, I do mean old) Mexican songs.

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7/10/2014 Encuentro

This program presents a full hour of “Son cubano” with an emphasis on the prodigious “Son montuno”, Fados with Amalia Rodrigues, and a conversation about Jorge Luis Borges’ “Poema de los dones”.

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7/17/2014 Encuentro

This program presents the second and last part of our exploration of “Son cubano” (a full hour of “Sones montunos”), music from Ecuador and some of the new (and not so new) voices of Fado.

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7/24/2014 Encuentro

This program presents music from the Nicaraguan Sandinista Revolution; old, classic voices of Tango and “Zapateados” in the Son Jarocho tradition.