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Concierto

Tuesdays, 10pm to 12am and Saturdays 7:00-8:00 p.m. on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1 and online at wxxi.org
  • 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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Concierto featuring fado singer Mariza

Aug 27, 2016

8/16/16 

This week host Frank Dominguez explores the fado (a form of music characterized by mournful tunes and lyrics) and the modinha (a type of sentimental love song).

This week European vocalist Mariza sings an example of a Portuguese song form called “fado,” and then we’ll hear the Brazilian derivation, the modinha by Heitor Villa-Lobos. Frank Dominguez is your host.

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8/9/16 

Buckle up your seatbelt, because this week's Concierto is full of high-energy with Gustavo Dudamel and his outstanding youth orchestra.

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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8/2/16 This week we'll enjoy music by Argentine tango master Juan Carlos Cirigliano.

Tune in this week for the Sound of the City of Buenos Aires from Argentine tango master Juan Carlos Cirigliano and a Boccherini Guitar Quintet from the 18th century Spanish Royal Court. 

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Vuelva a sintonizarnos esta semana para el “Sonido de la ciudad" de Buenos Aires por el maestro de tango argentino—Juan Carlos Cirigliano y un quinteto para guitarra por Luigi Boccherini del corte real en España desde el siglo diez y ocho.

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