World Music

From here on in, it gets rough (575)

The first hour of this program explores the early period of Tango. The second hour presents songs from the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, focusing on two central characters: Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete.

There are cantiñas, and then there are cantiñas. On this show, Kristina explores the music of both the palo cantiñas and the family of cantiñas palos, if that makes any sense to you. If not, hopefully this show will illuminate those subleties…

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