Mexican Soundscapes

September 16, 2017, 7:00 pm

desert landscape

Together with Brazil and Cuba, Mexico is one of the powerhouses of Latin American music. With roots in the native cultures as well as in the Colonial period, Mexican music shows an extraordinary vitality and a variety of colors and soundscapes. This hour we will share some of the biggest names in Classical music as well as some composers you may not know.

Music

Paisajes Mexicanos, by Carlos Chávez
The State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Enrique Bátiz (conductor)

Chichen Itzá (Symphonic Poem), by María Teresa Prieto
Orchestra of Córdoba, José Luis Temes (conductor)

Tierra de Temporal, by José Pablo Moncayo
National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, Sergio Cárdenas (conductor)

Cuauhnáhuac, by Silvestre Revueltas
The State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Enrique Bátiz (conductor)

Baile, by Carlos Chávez
The State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Enrique Bátiz (conductor)