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  • Hosted by Frank Dominguez

Concierto is a weekly program of classical music presented in Spanish and English. The program features classical music by Latin American and Spanish composers and musicians.

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This week host Frank Dominguez shares the “Sound of the City” of Buenos Aires from the Argentine master of the tango, Juan Carlos Cirigliano, and a Boccherini Guitar Quintet from the 18th century Spanish Royal Court.

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Esta semana su antfitrión Frank Dominguez comparte"El sonido de la ciudad" de Buenos Aires por el maestro argentino del tango, Juan Carlos Cirigliano, y un quinteto para guitarra desde la corte real española del siglo 18 por Luigi Boccherini.

This week your host Frank Dominguez shares Spanish dances from the time of Cervantes played by the group Luz y Norte, and the Sinfonía Romántica by the Chilean composer Enrique Soro.

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Esta semana tu anfitrión Frank Dominguez comparte bailes españoles de la época de Cervantes interpretado por el grupo Luz y Norte, y “la Sinfonía Romántica” por el compositor chileno Enrique Soro.

This week on”Concierto” conductor Gustavo Dudamel leads the Simón Bolivar Youth Orchestra in high-energy selections by Shostakovich, Arturo Márquez, and Leonard Bernstein.  Frank Dominguez is your host.

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Esta semana en “Concierto” el director Gustavo Dudamel dirige la Orquesta Juvenil Simón Bolívar en selecciones conmovedores por Shostakovich, Arturo Márquez, y Leonard Bernstein.  Frank Dominguez es tu anfitrión.

This week Frank Dominguez shares classics of Argentine tango from Carlos Gardel and the New York/Buenos Aires Connection. Also pianist Martha Argerich plays the first concerto by Franz Liszt.

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Esta semana Frank Dominguez comparte los clássicos del tango argentino por Carlos Gardel y el New York-Buenos Aires Connection. También la pianista Martha Argerich toca el premier concierto por Franz Liszt.

Read more about Gardel and other Characters of Tango.

This week legendary mother and daughter sopranos Monsterrat Caballé and Montserrat Martí perform solo and together, also sibling guitarists Pepe and Angel Romero play a “Madrigal Concerto” by Joaquín Rodrigo.

Esta semana sopranos legendarios que son madre e hija, Montserrat Caballé y Montserrat Martí, tienen actuaciones en solitario y en conjunto, también los guitarristas que son hermanos, Pepe y Ángel Romero, tocan un “Concierto Madrigal ” por Joaquín Rodrigo.

This edition of Concierto is all about the tango, with music from the 20th century “father of new tango,” Astor Piazzolla, as well as more recent works by Jose Bragato and Miguel del Águila. Three-time Grammy nominated American composer Miguel del Aguila was born 1957 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Program Description in Spanish...
Esta edición de Concierto trata sobre el tango con música del siglo 20 "padre del nuevo tango," Astor Piazzolla, así como obras más recientes de José Bragato y Miguel del Águila

Sphinx Organization

ELENA URIOSTE, amusingly hailed by The Washington Post as “a drop-dead beauty who plays with equal parts passion, sensuality, brains and humor,” was recently selected as a BBC New Generation Artist and has been featured on the cover of Symphony magazine.

This time Frank Dominguez shares a performance by Sphinx competition winner Elena Urioste. She plays a sonata by Janacek, and the Simon Bolivar String Quartet debuts with a recording of the Quartet No. 1 by Alberto Ginastera.


This week your host Frank Dominguez shares Three Improvisations by the Catalan Isaac Albeniz, as played by the composer himself captured on a reproducing piano.

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Esta semana tu anfitrión Frank Domínguez comparte Tres Improvisaciones por el catalán Isaac Albéniz, interpretado por el propio compositor capturado en un piano que reproduce su técnica.

What's Up Magazine

In this edition of Concierto Frank Dominguez shares music from the Spanish national operetta form known as zarzuela, and Sharon Isbin plays the most famous guitar concerto of all: the Concierto de Aranjuez by Joaquín Rodrigo. Frank Dominguez is your host.

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En esta edición del Concierto de Frank Domínguez comparte música de la opereta nacional española—la zarzuela y Sharon Isbin toca el más famoso concierto para guitarra de todos: el Concierto de Aranjuez por Joaquín Rodrigo. Frank Dominguez es tu anfitrión.

Cincinnati Enquirer

This week, in the second hour of Concierto time hear a tribute to the late Spanish conductor Jesus Lopez Cobos. He leads the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra in music by Haydn, and the U.S. orchestra that named him Conductor Emeritus, the Cincinnati Symphony, performing music by his fellow Spaniards, Albeniz and Turina. Frank Dominguez is your host.