Raíces http://kunm.org en LAS ALEGRES AMBULANCIAS / Happy Ambulances http://kunm.org/post/las-alegres-ambulancias-happy-ambulances <div><p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:17:05 +0000 Cristina Baccin 47477 at http://kunm.org LAS ALEGRES AMBULANCIAS / Happy Ambulances LA SANTA CECILIA… se las trae! http://kunm.org/post/la-santa-cecilia-se-las-trae <div><p>Sat. 14 June, 3pm : Music and interview with <strong>"La Marisoul"</strong> o Marisol Hernández, lead singer of La Santa Cecilia, and José "Pepe" Carlos (accordion and requinto). Both have lots of stories to share: La Marisoul, a daughter of immigrants, lead a new generation of Latinos through social commentary with the Los Angeles based band. Pepe is a "Dreamer" and a member of this Grammy winning band (Best Latin Rock Album 2014) for their album <strong>Treinta Días.&nbsp; </strong></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:17:34 +0000 Cristina Baccin 46532 at http://kunm.org LA SANTA CECILIA… se las trae! Mambo, Latin Jazz and Bobby Sanabria http://kunm.org/post/mambo-latin-jazz-and-bobby-sanabria <p>Mon. 18 May, 7:30p: Tune in to Raíces when we will feature the music of New York drummer, composer, arranger and bandleader <strong>Bobby Sanabria</strong>. We’ll talk about his life and times, and the music of the Puerto Rican and broader Latino community of New York, and of his beloved homeland the Boogie Down Bronx.</p><p>We’ll also get a taste of the just released <strong>“¡Qué Viva Harlem!”,</strong> a recording of the Manhattan School of Music Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra, conducted by Sanabria.</p> Sun, 18 May 2014 23:15:42 +0000 Louis Head 45399 at http://kunm.org Mambo, Latin Jazz and Bobby Sanabria New Mexican folk music: Cipriano Vigil... and a surprise! http://kunm.org/post/new-mexican-folk-music-cipriano-vigil-and-surprise-2 <div><p><font size="4">Sat. 3 May, 2-4:15pm: </font></p><p><span class="st"><font size="4">Composer,<em> guitarrista</em> and folk collector, CIPRIANO VIGIL&nbsp; </font></span><span class="st"><font size="4">will come by to share his songs, stories, and his new book, "New Mexican Folk Music/Cancionero del Folklor Nuevomexicano" (UNM Press, 2014).</font></span></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:20:45 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44689 at http://kunm.org New Mexican folk music: Cipriano Vigil... and a surprise! Balkanazo mexicano y chacarera http://kunm.org/post/balkanazo-mexicano-y-chacarera <p><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4">Sat. 5 April, 2p: Did you know that the Balkans moved to the Americas? Well... this Saturday, the <strong><em>Balkanazo Tropical </em></strong>is coming from Mexico! Fri, 04 Apr 2014 02:39:30 +0000 Cristina Baccin 43408 at http://kunm.org Balkanazo mexicano y chacarera Jorgito KAMANKOLA: "Antes que lo prohíban" (Before it´s forbidden) http://kunm.org/post/jorgito-kamankola-antes-que-lo-proh-ban-it-s-forbidden <p><span class="userContent">Sat. 15 March 2:30pm, <span class="userContent">we´ll share the afternoon conversing with Jorgito KAMANKOLA from La Habana, CUBA about his new project: ANTES QUE LO PROHIBAN (Before it´s forbidden). Host: Cristina Baccin<br />Streaming on line: <a href="http://www.kunm.org/" rel="nofollow nofollow" target="_blank">www.kunm.org</a><br />Picture: <a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/user.php?id=100002567535288&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D" href="https://www.facebook.com/jorgelian.garciadiaz">Jorgito Kamankola</a></span></span></p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 15:46:45 +0000 Cristina Baccin 42513 at http://kunm.org Jorgito KAMANKOLA: "Antes que lo prohíban" (Before it´s forbidden) Galician Celtic music: Carlos Núñez http://kunm.org/post/galician-celtic-music-carlos-n-ez <p>Sat. 15 Feb. 2:30p: CARLOS NÚÑEZ, the magician of the <em>gaita</em>, Galician bagpipe, speaks with us about the magic of Galician celtic music, from the Northwestern region of Spain, and its relationship to the other celtic music traditions from around the world, including Latin America.&nbsp; Our conversation is filled with sparks of light, mystery and revelation.</p><p>As part of <strong>Carlos Núñez 2014 North America Tour</strong>,&nbsp; he will play in New Mexico:</p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:45:34 +0000 Cristina Baccin 40705 at http://kunm.org Galician Celtic music: Carlos Núñez Afro roots http://kunm.org/post/afro-roots <p>Sat. 18 Jan. 2p: We´ll commemorate Martin Luther King birthday featuring <em>poesia negra </em>by<em> Luis Palés Matos</em> (Puerto Rico),&nbsp; <em>Nicolás Guillén </em>(Cuba), and music that celebrates Afro roots in Latin America.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 06:18:21 +0000 Cristina Baccin 40190 at http://kunm.org Afro roots De´Anza Paredes live http://kunm.org/post/de-anza-paredes-live <p>Sat. 4 Jan. 2p: &nbsp; DE´ANZA PAREDES, a young Santafesina singer emerging as part of a new&nbsp; generation of young Latino artists in the United States, will perform live with her vihuela during RAÍCES show. We´ll converse about how her bicultural home enriches her music. Ready to release her freshman album "Despertar", she launches her career as a Chicana artist.</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 07:24:16 +0000 Cristina Baccin 39631 at http://kunm.org De´Anza Paredes live Nacha Mendez and more "Ñú" Latin songs! http://kunm.org/post/nacha-mendez-and-more-latin-songs <p>Sat. 14 Dec. 2 pm: Conversación y música con la artista Nacha Méndez, Premio&nbsp; a la música Latina&nbsp; New Mexico Music Awards 2013. Además, compartiremos las mejores&nbsp; nuevas&nbsp;<em> </em>canciones de artistas latinos tales como: Gaby Moreno (Guatemala), Leslie Cartaya (Cuba), Concha Buika, Caetano Veloso y más!</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:21:38 +0000 Cristina Baccin 38876 at http://kunm.org Nacha Mendez and more "Ñú" Latin songs! El día de los Muertos: passion for life http://kunm.org/post/el-d-de-los-muertos-passion-life <p>Sat. 2 Nov. 2pm: Let´s fete together the visit of the <em>almas </em>en El Día de los Muertos.&nbsp; Join us in a conversation with the directors&nbsp; of the movie<em> "La Festividad de los Muertos"</em> o "<em>Lanii Xtee Tugul</em>",&nbsp; Armando Espinosa Prieto and Craig Johnson. They documented the way that dead or<em> almas </em>are feted in Teotitlán del Valle (Oaxaca, México). We´ll share with you the stories and the soundtrack.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 22:45:39 +0000 Cristina Baccin 37064 at http://kunm.org El día de los Muertos: passion for life Is change the only thing traditional? http://kunm.org/post/change-only-thing-traditional <p><span class="userContent">Sat. Oct. 5, 3p: Come to walk with us around music of Puerto Rico, Haiti and Dominican Republic guided by Dr. Raquel Z. Rivera. We&acute;ll stroll stopping in different &quot;stations&quot; of&nbsp; music wondering about change and tradition. </span></p><p></p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 22:55:31 +0000 Cristina Baccin 35928 at http://kunm.org Is change the only thing traditional? FLAMENCO´S Golden Age: "1929" http://kunm.org/post/flamenco-s-golden-age-1929 <p>Mon. 30 Sept. 7:30p: The world of flamenco&rsquo;s &quot;Golden Age&rdquo; comes to life on RAÍCES&nbsp; with artists from Spain, France, Cuba, Mexico, and the US directed by Jesús Muñoz presenting the show <strong>&quot;1929&quot;</strong>. They&acute;ll revive an era through a fresh combination of youth, creativity and modern-day groove.&nbsp;</p><p>Their performance <strong>&quot;1929&quot;</strong> will take place on October 4th and 5th, at 8pm, National Hispanic Cultural Center. Website: <a href="http://www.casaflamenca.org/">http://www.casaflamenca.org</a></p><p></p> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 17:15:56 +0000 Cristina Baccin 35603 at http://kunm.org FLAMENCO´S Golden Age: "1929" Bay Area Percussionist, Composer and Bandleader JOHN SANTOS http://kunm.org/post/bay-area-percussionist-composer-and-bandleader-john-santos <p>Sat. Sept. 21, 2:30 p: We will be joined by Bay Area multi-percussionist <strong>John Santos</strong> for a conversation about his life and times, with of course a generous sampling of his music! Santos is a major exponent of Afro-Latin music through innovative use of traditional forms and instruments with contemporary music.</p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 23:29:52 +0000 Louis Head 35276 at http://kunm.org Bay Area Percussionist, Composer and Bandleader JOHN SANTOS Sofia Rei: Lyrical South American Folkloric Jazz http://kunm.org/post/sofia-rei-lyrical-south-american-folkloric-jazz <p><font size="2" color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><font size="2" color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Monday, 16 Sept. 8:00 pm: Born in the cosmopolitan city of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sofia Rei is immersed in a profound musical journey. With the breath that music allows when the soul can live across all borders, <em>sin fronteras</em>, she creates deep lyrics, and unique sounds. Her music travels across the jazz and South American landscapes opening the genre of Latino music in the US and throughout the world. Sun, 15 Sep 2013 02:29:06 +0000 Cristina Baccin 34994 at http://kunm.org Sofia Rei: Lyrical South American Folkloric Jazz Bi-Cultural Road Show http://kunm.org/post/bi-cultural-road-show <div style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Segoe UI',Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; MARGIN: 14pt 0px 0px; BACKGROUND-COLOR: white" align="justify"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman,serif"><font style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt" color="#333333" face="Georgia,serif">Mon. 9/9, 7:30p: The Bi-Cultural Road Show comes to town, and host Adam Aguirre welcomes them to KUNM. </font></font>&nbsp; Mon, 09 Sep 2013 05:18:39 +0000 Adam Aguirre 34692 at http://kunm.org Bi-Cultural Road Show Latin Jazz: PONCHO SANCHEZ http://kunm.org/post/latin-jazz-poncho-sanchez <p><font size="4" color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Sat. 7 Sept. 2pm: On RAÍCES, host Cristina Baccin interviews 2012 LATIN GRAMMY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Winner, band leader and conguero PONCHO SÁNCHEZ. Enjoy his music, and the conversation. "<i>To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music,"</i> says Sánchez. <i>"It has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin American music.". </i>Sanchez will play at ¡GLOBALQUERQUE! Thu, 05 Sep 2013 18:05:40 +0000 Cristina Baccin 34571 at http://kunm.org Latin Jazz: PONCHO SANCHEZ "Trío Los Primos" returns! http://kunm.org/post/tr-o-los-primos-returns <p>Mon. Sun, 01 Sep 2013 01:16:02 +0000 Adam Aguirre 34369 at http://kunm.org "Trío Los Primos" returns! Guitarist Héctor GARCÍA - PIMENTEL Concert Series http://kunm.org/post/guitarist-h-ctor-garc-pimentel-concert-series <p>Sat. 20 July 2pm: Eminent Cuban guitarist and composer Héctor García will share with RAÍCES&nbsp; the noble sound of his guitar while introducing us to his repertoire for a PIMENTEL Concert (National Hispanic Cultural Center, August 3rd, 7:30pm).</p><p></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 05:31:37 +0000 Cristina Baccin 32381 at http://kunm.org Guitarist Héctor GARCÍA - PIMENTEL Concert Series PALMIERI on RAÍCES http://kunm.org/post/palmieri-ra-ces <p>Mon. July 15 , 7:30p: The RAÍCES Collective of KUNM invites you to a conversation with 9 time Grammy Award Winner <strong>EDDIE PALMIERI.</strong></p><div>Join us for an evening of great music and insights from the pianist, composer, bandleader and world treasure EDDIE PALMIERI, who will be performing at the New Mexico Jazz Festival, Saturday, July 27 at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe.</div><div> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 18:08:00 +0000 Louis Head 32013 at http://kunm.org PALMIERI on RAÍCES Afro Perú http://kunm.org/post/afro <p><span>Mon. 3 June 7:30 p: Celebrate with RAÍCES, "AFROPERUVIAN CULTURE DAY"! June 4th, Nicomedes Santa Cruz birthday is the party to commemorate Afroperuvian culture in Perú.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 23:57:57 +0000 Cristina Baccin 30294 at http://kunm.org Afro Perú The Brazil Project http://kunm.org/post/brazil-project <p>Sat. 1 June, 2p: Refresh the taste of live music under the stars! Today: Bert Dalton Brazil Project concert of Jazz &amp; Blues under the Stars 2012 (New Mexico Jazz Workshop, <span class="vevent"><span class="description">Albuquerque Museum Amphitheatre</span></span> 6/30/2012). A KUNM Production; recording and mixing engineer,&nbsp; Eli Willard. And more Latin music on RAÍCES!</p> Sat, 01 Jun 2013 16:34:10 +0000 Cristina Baccin 30068 at http://kunm.org The Brazil Project "La cultura cura" - Art & Social healing http://kunm.org/post/la-cultura-cura-art-social-healing <p>Sat. 11 May, 4 pm: Small and powerful, <em>pequeña y poderosa</em>, Lily Yeh uses colors to light the paths of the darkness that hidden pains, of trauma and lost freedoms. She visited our state as guest of&nbsp; the New Mexico Community Foundation for the project <strong><em>LA CULTURA CURA</em>/The Culture cures.&nbsp;</strong> And she worked with young people at the La Plazita Institute, in the heart of the South Valley of Albuquerque.&nbsp; Two days &nbsp;happily ended in a big cloth with an enormous &nbsp;flowery tree that grows in the middle of the Rio Grande. The tree of life? Wed, 08 May 2013 20:26:27 +0000 Cristina Baccin 28883 at http://kunm.org "La cultura cura" - Art & Social healing New Flamenco show: Jesús Muñoz in RAÍCES http://kunm.org/post/new-flamenco-show-jes-s-mu-oz-ra-ces <p>Sat. 11 May 2p: Flamenco’s dance and music in an interview with the Internationally renowned Jesús Muñoz . He is recognized for having an unique and original rhythm that represents his American roots with traditional Spanish influence.&nbsp; Muñoz will introduce his <strong>new Flamenco show "RED NOTE"</strong> that will be performed at the National Hispanic Cultural Center on May 17-18.&nbsp; Be prepared to take a journey to southern Spain where soul meets dance.</p><p>More info: www.casaflamenca.org / www.jesusmunoz.com&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 15:48:11 +0000 Cristina Baccin 28851 at http://kunm.org New Flamenco show: Jesús Muñoz in RAÍCES Singer Nacha Mendez live in RAÍCES http://kunm.org/post/singer-nacha-mendez-live-ra-ces <p>Sat. 20 April 2p: Singer Nacha Mendez will perform live in RAÍCES show.&nbsp; Nacha is finalist in the 26th Annual New Mexico Music Awards LATIN music category, with "Bella Isabel". Guitarist Mustafa Stefan Dill will accompany her. Join us to meet them!</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:45:33 +0000 Cristina Baccin 27840 at http://kunm.org Singer Nacha Mendez live in RAÍCES Commemorate César Chávez Day with RAÍCES http://kunm.org/post/commemorate-c-sar-ch-vez-day-ra-ces <p>Sat. 6 April, 2p: Celebrate with RAÍCES Collective, César Chavez legacy of inclusion, non violence, and action. On Saturday show we´ll have music, and joy, with interviews to people participating in the march and Festival from the National Hispanic Cultural Center. Collective members, Henry, Guille, Adam, Toby, Sarah, Anna, Iggy, Cristina, and others will be there to share it!</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:58:42 +0000 Henry Gonzales, Guille Quiroz, Adam Aguirre & Cristina Baccin 27317 at http://kunm.org Commemorate César Chávez Day with RAÍCES La Juerga - Party! http://kunm.org/post/la-juerga-party <p>Mon. 3/25 8:30p: Alejandro Pais Iriart, <strong>La </strong><strong>Juerga</strong>´s guitarist will join us to introduce their contemporary Albuquerque based flamenco ensemble that will perform at the Outpost Performance Space, this Saturday, March 30 at 7:30pm.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 21:41:22 +0000 Cristina Baccin 26875 at http://kunm.org La Juerga - Party! The distance between US http://kunm.org/post/distance-between-us <p>Mon. 3/25th, 8p: Premio Aztlán Literary Award winner, Reyna Grande, will tell us about her new book "THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US".</p><p>In her extraordinary memoir,&nbsp; she vividly brings to life her childhood,&nbsp; spent torn between two parents and two countries. Reyna Grande is an important public voice for Mexican-Americans and immigrants of every origin. On Saturday March 30th at 2pm, she will read at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 21:34:23 +0000 Cristina Baccin 26872 at http://kunm.org The distance between US Beside the B-Side Players http://kunm.org/post/beside-b-side-players <p>Sat. 3/ 23&nbsp; 2p: My first assignment with Raices took me to a B-Side Players show that was "gateway",&nbsp; in Spanish. Karlos Paez and the Players live south of no north. They bring big border attitude, crazy Latin ritmos, their latest CD "Revolutionize", and a message of peace and community to RAICES. Minutes before a performance, Karlos talks with us in a conversation recorded out behind Low Spirits. We have all the high-lights... and all the details of the B-Side Players´return for a live performance April 6 at 20th annual Cesar Chavez celebration at the NHCC. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 16:35:06 +0000 Adam Aguirre 26657 at http://kunm.org Beside the B-Side Players Free To Breath http://kunm.org/post/free-breath <p>Sat. 3/23 4p: RAÍCES brings to you an interview with advocates against lung cancer, a vision and event to celebrate life and achievements towards cancer. ¡Qué dice la gente!: Arturo Olivas, Dr. Regina Vidaver, Benjamin Jaquez, and&nbsp; Doreen Conley.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 21:16:36 +0000 Guille Quiroz 26563 at http://kunm.org Free To Breath