Genevieve Russell http://kunm.org en Los Reyes de Albuquerque Patriarch Remembered http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-patriarch-remembered <p></p><p>New Mexico lost one of its musical standard bearers last week.&nbsp; Roberto Martinez Sr. died Thursday at the age of 83.&nbsp;</p><p>Martinez co-founded the long-running ensemble known as Los Reyes de Albuquerque in 1962, and continued fronting the group until recent years.&nbsp; He penned many songs, notably many well known corridos that told stories about the land and the history of New Mexico.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 14:24:59 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 23427 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque Patriarch Remembered Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 7 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-7 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f59ac4a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f59ac4a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f59ac4a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-874260.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – In the final installment of the special series on the New Mexico musical group Los Reyes de Albuquerque and the Martinez family, UNM professor and folklorist Enrique Lamadrid reflects on the legacy of the family and the future for the styles of music it has helped preserve over the last 47 years.</p> Fri, 04 Dec 2009 01:04:58 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1502 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 7 Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 6 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-6 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f5989c7-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f5989c7-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f5989c7-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-874259.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – As our series continues, the story of Los Reyes de Albuquerque and the Martinez Family has its share of highs and lows.</p> Thu, 03 Dec 2009 01:00:16 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1501 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 6 Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 5 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-5 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f596365-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f596365-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f596365-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-873715.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – In 1983, Roberto Martinez changed the focus of the performing career of his group Los Reyes de Albuquerque. They would continue to play big shows and festivals and fairs, but they would also make a commitment to take the traditional Hispanic music of Northern New Mexico, Southern Colorado and Mexico to the people who might not be able to get to those festivals and fairs to hear the music.</p> Wed, 02 Dec 2009 22:51:41 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1500 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 5 Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 4 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-4 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f593f29-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f593f29-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f593f29-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-873713.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – Since 1962, when the family of Roberto and Ramona Martinez moved to Albuquerque, the whole Martinez family has had an important presence in both preserving traditional Hispanic music of Mexico and Northern New Mexico, as well as creating new music that both honors the past and updates traditional styles to the present.</p> Tue, 01 Dec 2009 22:46:43 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1499 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 4 Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 3 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-3 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f5919a2-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f5919a2-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f5919a2-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-873710.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – Since its inception in 1962, Los Reyes de Alburquerque, sustained by the musical Martinez family of Albuquerque, has been preserving and presenting the community Hispanic music of Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado.</p> <p>In addition to that, Roberto Martinez Sr. has been documenting important history with a series of remarkable contemporary ballads presented in an ancient tradition. UNM Spanish professor and folklorist Enrique Lamadrid is the narrator.</p> Tue, 01 Dec 2009 22:40:11 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1498 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 3 Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 1 http://kunm.org/post/los-reyes-de-albuquerque-part-1 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be51f58f435-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be51f58f435-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be51f58f435-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-873301.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albuquerque, NM – In this first installment of a special series - airing on KUNM's Morning Edition and All Things Considered - producer Paul Ingles presents the story of a family who have faced both joy and heartache, all while delivering the state's traditional music, far and wide.</p> Mon, 30 Nov 2009 23:07:29 +0000 Paul Ingles & Genevieve Russell 1496 at http://kunm.org Los Reyes de Albuquerque - Part 1