Latin American Christmas Carols 2017

December 23, 2017, 7:00 pm

A selection of villancicos or Christmas carols from Spain and Latin America will be featured on this Christmas themed program from Fiesta.  Join us for music that spans several centuries and a great diversity of influences and traditions.

Music

Canten dos jilguerillos (Two Goldfinch Sing), by Francisco Escalada
The Harp Consort, Andrew Lawrence-King (director)

Aires me hielan al niño, by Anonymous

Manuscript in C major

Salve a 8

Naranjitay
Florilegium Ensemble

Tres diferencias sobre el villancico, Si tantos halcones, by Luys de Narváez
Marta Almajano (soprano), Juan Carlos Rivera (vihuela)

A siolo flasiquiye, by Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla

Convidando está la noche, by Juan García de Zéspedes
The Harp Consort, Andrew Lawrence-King (director)

Fuerza, fuerza, hángales lugar!, by Roque Jacinto de Chavarría
Florilegium Ensemble

Diferencias sobre el villancico, Y la mi cinta dorada, by Luys de Narváez
Marta Almajano (soprano), Juan Carlos Rivera (vihuela)

A Selection Villancicos, by Esteban Salas
Exaudi Choir, María Felicia Pérez (director)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Tamara Walsberg Castro

    Fiesta! is a music program worth catching each Saturday evening at 7 PM. I love tonight’s carols from across Latin America.