Cristina Baccin http://kunm.org en Painter Edward Gonzales http://kunm.org/post/painter-edward-gonzales <p> <font color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4">Mon. 21 July, 7:00 p: One of the state´s largest elementary schools is named after him, a veteran of the Vietnam war returning home with the need to bring beauty and light against the darkness in the world through his art, the recipient of the 2013 Governor´s Award for Excellence in the Arts, Edward Gonzales talks with us from his studio in Bernalillo.&nbsp;<br /> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:22:46 +0000 Cristina Baccin 48304 at http://kunm.org Painter Edward Gonzales ¡El tango respira! Tango breathes! http://kunm.org/post/el-tango-respira-tango-breathes <div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Sat. 21 July, 4:15p: Argentinian Sexteto VENDAVAL (strong wind) from Rosario with "InTEmperie" ("Under the open sky"), and FLORES NEGRAS (Black Flowers), a women only vocal quartet from Buenos Aires, will keep us feeling the live beating heart of tango.</p><p>More information:</p><p>SEXTETO VENDAVAL:<a href="http://vendavaltango.com.ar/"> http://vendavaltango.com.ar/</a></p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 06:10:33 +0000 Cristina Baccin 48232 at http://kunm.org ¡El tango respira! Tango breathes! Las Alegres Ambulancias http://kunm.org/post/las-alegres-ambulancias <p><iframe width="300" height="169" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/IvJTzYNn7aY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Las Alegres Ambulancias (Happy Hearses) originally from San Basilio de Palenque, Colombia are bringing their Afro-Colombian music and culture to New Mexico.<br /><br />During their live performance for Raíces show (on July 5th), the 9 band members shared their 500-year old cabildo/lumbalu traditions. Their drummers and voices shook KUNM!<br /><br />Find out more about the band:<a href="http://lasalegresambulancias.com/">http://lasalegresambulancias.com/</a></p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 23:39:04 +0000 Roman Garcia & Cristina Baccin 47668 at http://kunm.org ¡El tango vive! http://kunm.org/post/el-tango-vive <p>Sat. 5 July, 4:15p: Adrián PLACENTI, Argentinian pianist and composer, shares "Mis tangos de ayer y hoy", and&nbsp; QUINTEGASETO from Rosario, will keep us feeling the live breath of tango. ¡EL TANGO VIVE! Tango lives!</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>More information:</p><p><a href="http://adrianplacenti.com.ar/">http://adrianplacenti.com.ar/</a></p><p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/quintegaseto">https://www.facebook.com/quintegaseto</a></p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 02:32:26 +0000 Cristina Baccin 47573 at http://kunm.org ¡El tango vive! 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 Latin American Electroacustic Art http://kunm.org/post/latin-american-electroacustic-art <p>Mon. 30 June, 7p: An interview with <strong>Dr. Ricardo Dal Farra</strong>, composer and multimedia artist, researcher, educator, performer and curator. We´ll talk about&nbsp; how was Electroacustic music developed in Latin America.&nbsp;</p><p>Dr. Dal Farra´s&nbsp; <strong><i>Latin American Electroacoustic Music Collection </i></strong>is part of the <span style="line-height: 1.3em;">Digital Latin America exhibition, organized by 516 Arts, in Albuquerque</span>. You can visit this Collection here:</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 23:02:59 +0000 Cristina Baccin 47371 at http://kunm.org Latin American Electroacustic Art FOLIAS http://kunm.org/post/folias <p>Sat. 21 June 4:15pm: Grand Rapids, MI based <strong>Folias Flute and Guitar Duo</strong> with flutist Carmen Maret and guitarist Andrew Bergeron play live their own compositions in a studio session. We talked about the crossing experience of&nbsp; concert chamber music with Argentinian folk and tango, and their connection to nature as inspiration for their compositions.</p> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 16:27:53 +0000 Cristina Baccin 46956 at http://kunm.org FOLIAS 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! Violentango y Amores Tangos http://kunm.org/post/violentango-y-amores-tangos <p>Sat.&nbsp; 7 June, 4:15p: We´ll feature VIOLENTANGO, a new generation of musicians recreating tango from the "Rock Nacional" of the 60´s and 70´s, with a touch of&nbsp; the Buenos Aires melancholy.&nbsp; (<a href="http://www.violentango.com">http://www.violentango.com</a>)</p><p>And AMORES TANGOS, a carnaval-tango orchestra... all tango vivo!<a href="http://www.amorestangos.com"> </a></p><p><a href="http://www.amorestangos.com">http://www.amorestangos.com</a></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 02:57:23 +0000 Cristina Baccin 46305 at http://kunm.org Violentango y Amores Tangos DIGITAL LATIN AMERICA & "Florcita Andina" http://kunm.org/post/digital-latin-america-florcita-andina <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Mon. 2 June, 7p: From the deepest corners of Latin America we enter the digital world.&nbsp;&nbsp; Access into the digital age modifies, creates feedback and opens new perspectives on art and folklore in Latin America.</p><p>To sample we need a window.&nbsp; Sisa Toaquiza, Flor de los Andes (Flower of the Andes), an indigenous singer, a Tiqua from the Ecuadorean Highlands, shows how access to the internet and digital media permits an artist to reach a global audience from the farthest reaches of our American continents.</p> Tue, 20 May 2014 02:18:50 +0000 Cristina Baccin 45460 at http://kunm.org DIGITAL LATIN AMERICA & "Florcita Andina" Cipriano Vigil http://kunm.org/post/cipriano-vigil <p></p><p></p><p>During his live performance for RAÍCES (May 3rd), Cipriano Vigil, New Mexican musicologist and musician shares his songs, and his new book, “New Mexican Folk Music/Cancionero del Folklor Nuevomexicano” (UNM Press, 2014).<br /><br />Find out more about Cipriano Vigil at <a href="http://newmexicofolkmusictreasure.com" target="_blank">newmexicofolkmusictreasure.com</a> Mon, 05 May 2014 20:46:16 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44812 at http://kunm.org Cipriano Vigil Finally home: Ramón Dorado (unjustly deported from ABQ while heading to class years ago) http://kunm.org/post/finally-home-ram-n-dorado-unjustly-deported-abq-while-heading-class-years-ago <p><font color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4"><font color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4">Mon. 5 May, 7p: Four years ago, Ramón Dorado Mendoza was r</font></font></font>apidly deported after being stopped by Airport police on the I-25 as he was driving to his college classes. He came with his family to Albuquerque as a child of 6 years old from Chihuahua, México.<br /> Mon, 05 May 2014 16:24:44 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44790 at http://kunm.org Finally home: Ramón Dorado (unjustly deported from ABQ while heading to class years ago) 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! Austin Piazzolla Quintet http://kunm.org/post/austin-piazzolla-quintet <p>Sat. 17 May, 4:15pm: In an interview with violinist James Anderson, founder of the <strong>Austin Piazzolla Quintet</strong> we´ll talk about the connection of the Quintet to Piazzolla´s music, the freedom to create, improvise and recreate through Piazzolla´s inspiration.</p><p>You´ll listen their awe-inspiring, and at the same time, playful brushes of music all along the show!</p><p>More info: <a href="#" name="Austin Piazzolla Quintet">www.apq.com</a></p><p>The AUSTIN PIAZZOLLA QUINTET will play in New Mexico :</p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:01:08 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44591 at http://kunm.org Austin Piazzolla Quintet From Buenos Aires: QUINTETO NEGRO LA BOCA http://kunm.org/post/buenos-aires-quinteto-negro-la-boca <p>Sat. 3 May, 4:15 pm:&nbsp; From an iconic <em>tanguero</em> neighborhood of Buenos Aires, La Boca, we converse with Pablo Bernaba, founder of QUINTETO NEGRO LA BOCA.</p><p>In their impressive successful show <em>Tangos negros y </em><em>libertario</em>s, the QNLB performs traditional, new, and socially-involved tango with the lyrics of the Argentinian writer, Osvaldo Bayer (author of La Patagonia Rebelde).</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:54:54 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44594 at http://kunm.org From Buenos Aires: QUINTETO NEGRO LA BOCA Spring Tango / Tango de primavera http://kunm.org/post/spring-tango-tango-de-primavera <p>Sat. 19 April, 4:15p: Different versions of two classics:<strong> "Naranjo en Flor/Orange tree in bloom"&nbsp;</strong> (1944, brothers Homero and Virgilio Expósito), and <strong>"Primavera Porteña/Buenos Aires Spring"</strong> (1970, Astor Piazzolla), to celebrate the beginning Springtime <em>en clave de tango</em> ...&nbsp;</p><p></p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:48:23 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44071 at http://kunm.org Spring Tango / Tango de primavera Casey Neill: Poet and Political Singer http://kunm.org/post/casey-neill-poet-and-political-singer <p></p><p></p><div>From Portland, Casey Neill was in our Control Room between concerts of his solo tour presenting a new album "<em>All You Pretty Vandals</em>."<br /><br /></div><div>During his live performance for Afternoon Freeform (April 16th), he shared his songs filled with irony, romance, stories, and social commentary.<br /><br /></div><div>Find out more about Casey Neill at <a href="http://caseyneill.org" target="_blank">caseyneill.org</a>.</div><div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:43:11 +0000 Cristina Baccin 44015 at http://kunm.org Casey Neill: Poet and Political Singer Casey Neill: poetic & political singer http://kunm.org/post/casey-neill-poetic-political-singer <p> <font color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4">Wed. 4/16 3p: Casey Neill joins us in the studio, stopping by between concerts of his solo tour presenting a new album <em>All You Pretty Vandals</em>. Be ready to travel throughout the American landscape with Casey Neill´s songs filled with irony, romance,&nbsp; stories, and social commentary.</font></font></font></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:10:21 +0000 Cristina Baccin 43913 at http://kunm.org Casey Neill: poetic & political singer 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 Avant-garde, protest tango... more new tango! http://kunm.org/post/avant-garde-protest-tango-more-new-tango <p><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4">Sat. 5 April, 4:15p: We´ll feature hip-hop tango by PROTESTANGO, and Marcelo Lodigiani in his experimental tango compositions, and LCB PROJECT</font></font><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4">.</font></font><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4"><font size="4"> Más tango nuevo... de protesta, de vanguardia! </font></font><br />More info: Fri, 04 Apr 2014 02:21:06 +0000 Cristina Baccin 43407 at http://kunm.org Avant-garde, protest tango... more new tango! Galleguita http://kunm.org/post/galleguita <p><span class="userContent">Sat. 15 Feb. 4:15p: CORAZÓN TANGUERO brings to you, "GALLEGUITA" (young Galician girl). In this 1923 tango, Gardel, León Gieco, Libertad Lamarque, The Chieftains and Galician Celtic musician Carlos Núñez honor the story of an immigrant -from Spain to Argentina- who was prostituted to be able to send money back home. </span></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:03:23 +0000 Cristina Baccin 43348 at http://kunm.org Galleguita "Behind closed doors" http://kunm.org/post/behind-closed-doors <div><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4">Mon. 31 March, <span>7p</span>: Come stroll with us inside a typical house belonging to a wealthy "<em><span>criollo</span></em>" (Creole, a Spaniard -usually a mestizo- born in the Americas). Fri, 28 Mar 2014 20:42:04 +0000 Cristina Baccin 43109 at http://kunm.org "Behind closed doors" Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (II) http://kunm.org/post/tango-hecho-por-mujeres-tango-made-women-ii-0 <p>Sat. 15&nbsp; March, 4:15p: <strong>Is Tango, today, a woman´s affair transforming this&nbsp; formerly masculine dominant music?&nbsp; </strong></p><p>We´ll continue celebrating International Women´s Day featuring contemporary women musicians, bands, and composers.</p><p></p> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:17:03 +0000 Cristina Baccin 42518 at http://kunm.org Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (II) 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) An audio portrait of a photographer: DON USNER http://kunm.org/post/audio-portrait-photographer-don-usner <div><p>Mon. 3 March, 7pm: We converse with Don USNER, photographer and writer, in his Santa Fe studio. Throughout his life, Usner´s&nbsp; main focus has been the depiction of beauty, and -at the same time- the social contrasts of the Rio Grande Valley.</p><p>His reflections about northern New Mexico history and culture can be deeply appreciated through his camera lens: from the enchantment of a typical colourful New Mexican landscape to the black and white drama of the <em>gente del pueblo.</em></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 02:00:57 +0000 Cristina Baccin 41968 at http://kunm.org An audio portrait of a photographer: DON USNER Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (I) http://kunm.org/post/tango-hecho-por-mujeres-tango-made-women-i <p>Sat. 1&nbsp; March, 4:15p: <strong>Is Tango, a masculine music talking about women?&nbsp; Or, today...</strong><strong> the sensuality and creativity of tango however, is a woman's affair…</strong>?&nbsp; We´ll celebrate International Women´s Day featuring contemporary women musicians, bands, and composers.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 22:11:11 +0000 Cristina Baccin 41879 at http://kunm.org Tango hecho por mujeres - Tango Made by Women (I) ESTEVAN ARELLANO: "El agua es como la sangre que corre en el cuerpo" http://kunm.org/post/estevan-arellano-el-agua-es-como-la-sangre-que-corre-en-el-cuerpo <div><div><p><font color="black" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><font color="navy" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="4">Mon. 3 Feb. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 06:04:57 +0000 Cristina Baccin 40839 at http://kunm.org ESTEVAN ARELLANO: "El agua es como la sangre que corre en el cuerpo" 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 in tango http://kunm.org/post/afro-roots-tango <p>Sat. Jan. 18th, 4:15 pm:&nbsp; Tango negro, tango-candombe, tango canyengue, tango-landó to celebrate Afro roots in tango for Martin Luther King´s anniversary.</p><p></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 07:24:52 +0000 Cristina Baccin 40191 at http://kunm.org Afro roots in tango 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