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Espejos de Aztlan
2:58 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Mexican tastes and flavors with Chef Fernando Olea

Credit "Cosecha de tomates" by Rafael Santillana

Mon. 6 Jan. 7pm: Join us in a celebration of tastes and flavors coming from the kitchen of Mexican Chef Fernando Olea in today´s "Día de los Reyes Magos" (Three Magi).

Fernando Olea, originally from Mexico,  is fascinated by the cuisine of the pre-Columbian indigenous people of his native country, especially the moles. As part of the non-profit organization Cooking with Kids, Olea -in conjuction with other chefs- participates in the "Chefs move to schools" Mrs. Obama program, a part of the “Let’s Move!” campaign to end the epidemic of childhood obesity.

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Corazón Tanguero
9:42 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Tango de película or tango soundtracks

Credit "Tango", by Carlos Saura

Sat. 4 Jan. 4:15p: Tango de película... Tango music as soundtrack or main star of a movie. "Watch" a tango or listen a movie through our compilation of songs.

RAICES
12:24 am
Fri January 3, 2014

De´Anza Paredes live

Credit De´Anza Paredes / www.deanzamusic.com

Sat. 4 Jan. 2p:   DE´ANZA PAREDES, a young Santafesina singer emerging as part of a new  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.

Afterwards, at 3pm, we´ll begin to celebrate the Feast of Epiphany, the "Three  Kings Day", "Día de los Reyes Magos" or "La Befana" with songs, letters, and poems written and read by children. Be ready for surprises!

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Corazón Tanguero
9:56 pm
Sat December 21, 2013

Tango 2013 Latin Grammy Awards

Credit "Ballerini di tango" by Paola Fiori

Sat. Dec. 21st, 4:15p: We´ll listen best tangos 2013 awarded by Latin Grammy Awards: Diego El Cigala, Hernán Lucero y Tute, Julio Botti, Bajofondo, Dúo Ramirez-Satorre...
Y... Feliz NAVIDAD a tod@s!!!

Espejos de Aztlán
8:05 pm
Fri December 20, 2013

New Mexican singer Nacha Mendez

Credit Photo of Nacha Mendez by Bibi Borrego / http://nachamendez.bandcamp.com/

Mon. 23 Dec. 7p: Her first guitar was a shoe box handmade by her father, and her abuelita in La Unión was her first music teacher. New Mexican painter, sculptor, composer, guitarrista, and singer, Nacha Mendez joins us to share her achievements, learnings, and projects. A conversation about music... and life!

She will perform on Saturday, Dec. 28th (6-9pm), Hotel Andaluz (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

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RAICES
9:21 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Nacha Mendez and more "Ñú" Latin songs!

Credit Photo of Nacha Mendez by Bibi Borrego / http://nachamendez.bandcamp.com/

Sat. 14 Dec. 2 pm: Conversación y música con la artista Nacha Méndez, Premio  a la música Latina  New Mexico Music Awards 2013. Además, compartiremos las mejores  nuevas  canciones de artistas latinos tales como: Gaby Moreno (Guatemala), Leslie Cartaya (Cuba), Concha Buika, Caetano Veloso y más!

Conversation and music with artist Nacha Mendez, Latin Music winner New Mexico Music Awards 2013. Plus, we´ll listen the best  NEW ¡ÑÚ! songs of Latin musicians such as Gaby Moreno (Guatemala), Leslie Cartaya (Cuba), Concha Buika, Caetano Veloso y más!

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Espejos de Aztlán
6:20 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Aftermath of deportation in a Latino family: la historia de Ramón Dorado Mendoza

Credit www.americasvoiceonline.org

Mon. 12/2, 7p: Aftermath of the deportation from Albuquerque of  the young student Ramon Dorado Mendoza in his family.

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Espejos de Aztlan
6:11 pm
Sun November 24, 2013

Aftermath of deportation in Ivette´s family

Credit Illustration: Wendy MacNaughton

Mon. 25 Nov. 7p: A través de la historia de Ivette, vecina de Albuquerque, reflexionamos sobre las deportaciones y las consecuencias para las familias latinas. / We´ll reflect on the aftermath of deportation in Latino families, through Ivette´s story.

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Corazón Tanguero
5:43 pm
Sun November 3, 2013

Love for horses

Credit www.todotango.com

Sat. 16 Nov. 4:15 p:  The love for horses is deeply engaged  in the heart of tango lyrics. We´ll navigate this love through urban race horses, and the best friend of a gaucho in the countryside.

Espejos de Aztlan
8:45 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

"Respect ABQ Women" by Young Women United

Credit Photo Courtesy: Micaela Cadena YWU

Mon 4 Nov. 7p: YOUNG WOMEN UNITED leaders, Tannia Esparza and Denicia Cadena will converse with us about the "Respect ABQ Women" campaign. This campaign works through the issues raised by a City of Albuquerque ballot initiative that could abridge reproductive rights and health care for women.

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Corazón Tanguero
9:59 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Alma mía

Credit "Compañía en el andar" , Painting by Dolores Mendieta

Sat. 2 Nov. 4:15pm: A fete and celebration of life: "El día de los muertos". The belief that the almas (souls)  are visiting us is celebrated in Corazón Tanguero with vintage and contemporary tangoes.

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RAICES
4:45 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

El día de los Muertos: passion for life

Credit Artist: Artemio Rodriguez (Michoacán, México) / http://artemiorodriguez.net

Sat. 2 Nov. 2pm: Let´s fete together the visit of the almas en El Día de los Muertos.  Join us in a conversation with the directors  of the movie "La Festividad de los Muertos" o "Lanii Xtee Tugul",  Armando Espinosa Prieto and Craig Johnson. They documented the way that dead or almas are feted in Teotitlán del Valle (Oaxaca, México). We´ll share with you the stories and the soundtrack.

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Espejos de Aztlan
1:09 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Health Care Reform in NM: WHO, WHEN, WHERE...?

Mon. 7 Oct. 7:00 p: WHO are elegible? WHERE do you have to go? WHEN?... questions about Health Care Reform in New Mexico that we´ll try to answer with Barbara K. Webber (Executive Director -The Health Action New Mexico Team), and Sovereign Hager (New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty). 

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RAICES
4:55 pm
Sat October 5, 2013

Is change the only thing traditional?

Credit www.raquelzrivera.com

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´ll stroll stopping in different "stations" of  music wondering about change and tradition.

Corazón Tanguero
12:47 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

"TE AMO, ARGENTINA" by Antonio Lysy

Credit Photo Credit: Paul Flanagan / www.antoniolysy.com

Sat. 5 Oct. 4:15pm: Join us in a conversation with TE AMO, ARGENTINA show director and cellist Antonio LYSY. 

TE AMO, ARGENTINA, a journey through the heart and soul of Argentina, is a multimedia concert featuring music from Amerindian rhythms of the Andes Mountains to the sounds of the city-street cafés of Buenos Aires. The performance will take place on Wed. Oct. 9 (National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque), and Frid. Oct 11 (Lensic Theater, Santa Fe).

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Raíces
11:15 am
Sat September 28, 2013

FLAMENCO´S Golden Age: "1929"

Credit www.casaflamenca.org

Mon. 30 Sept. 7:30p: The world of flamenco’s "Golden Age” comes to life on RAÍCES  with artists from Spain, France, Cuba, Mexico, and the US directed by Jesús Muñoz presenting the show "1929". They´ll revive an era through a fresh combination of youth, creativity and modern-day groove. 

Their performance "1929" will take place on October 4th and 5th, at 8pm, National Hispanic Cultural Center. Website: http://www.casaflamenca.org

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Espejos de Aztlan
10:23 am
Thu September 26, 2013

PURO REGGAETON

Credit Image: Reggaeton Baptism

Mon. 30 Sept. 7:00p: With often socially charged lyrics, REGGAETON is a music enriched by the constant tensions of racial and class struggles that makes Caribbean musical traditions and innovations so vibrant.

We´ll talk about this with Co-editor of the anthology "Reggaeton", scholar,  singer and songwriter Dr. Raquel Z. Rivera, focusing on the origins of Reggaeton in Puerto Rico. (http://raquelzrivera.com)

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RAICES
8:29 pm
Sat September 14, 2013

Sofia Rei: Lyrical South American Folkloric Jazz

Credit www.sofiamusic.com

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, sin fronteras, 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.
Sofia Rei will be performing at Globalquerque, on Saturday September 21st, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.

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Corazón Tanguero
11:57 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Local tango orchestra: QTANGO!

Credit www.Qtango.com

Sat. 7 Sept. 4:15 pm:  Local tango orchestra QTANGO will be our guest on CORAZÓN TANGUERO. Be ready to enjoy their live presentation!  QTANGO will perform following Grammy Award Winner Antonio Lysy´s "Te amo, Argentina" during the post-show milonga (National Hispanic Cultural Center, October 5th, Albuquerque, New Mexico).

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RAICES
12:05 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Latin Jazz: PONCHO SANCHEZ

Credit Photography by Skip Bolen / www.allaboutjazz.com

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. "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," says Sánchez. "It has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin American music.". Sanchez will play at ¡GLOBALQUERQUE! New Mexico´s 9th Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture, Saturday, September, 21st.

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Espejos de Aztlan
2:01 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

The state of labor in New Mexico - Derecho al trabajo

Credit Photography: "Trabajo Ladrillero" by RASHIDE FRIAS /CUARTOSCURO.COM

  

Mon. 2 Sept. 7pm: Based on the testimony of victims of wage theft, we´ll converse about Hispanic/Latino workers situation in our state with Professor Andrew Schrank (Political Science and Sociology, UNM), Gerry Bradley (Senior Researcher and Policy Analysis, New Mexico Voices of Children), and Marcela Díaz (Executive Director, Somos Un Pueblo Unido).

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Corazón Tanguero
7:38 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

GYPSY TANGO

Credit "Gypsy moth", Painting by Josephine Wall

Sat. 3 August, 4:15 p:  Vibrant, colourful, and intriguingly melancholic, the blend of Argentinian tango with gypsy music makes you travel through any boundaries.

Espejos de Aztlan
11:26 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Estampas de la raza

Credit Young Frida (Pink) by Raul Caracoza, 2006. Screenprint, 2009 Lent by the McNay Art Museum / http://www.cabq.gov/culturalservices/albuquerque-museum/

Mon. August 5, 7p: Billed as “the most comprehensive survey of the contributions of Latino artists of post-1960 American printmaking to date”, Estampas de la Raza chronicles the Latino experience in the U.S.  We´ll talk about it with the Curator of Art, Andrew Connors (exhibition in Albuquerque Museum of Art and History through Sept. 29).

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Corazón Tanguero
1:28 pm
Fri July 19, 2013

Finnish Tango

Credit : Mikki Nilund / www.element6arts.com/jackbox/deploy/mikki.html#

Sat. 7/19 4:15 p: Explore with us the beauty and nostalgia of Finnish tango. The Finnish adopted tango to bring sunshine to the Artic.

Music
11:31 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Guitarist Héctor GARCÍA - PIMENTEL Concert Series

Credit Pimentel Concert Series

Sat. 20 July 2pm: Eminent Cuban guitarist and composer Héctor García will share with RAÍCES  the noble sound of his guitar while introducing us to his repertoire for a PIMENTEL Concert (National Hispanic Cultural Center, August 3rd, 7:30pm).

Corazón Tanguero
10:59 am
Sat July 6, 2013

The soul of tango

Credit La musa en el columpio - Painting by Roberto Volta (Argentina) / http://www.robertovolta.com.ar/

Sat. 6 July, 4:15p: We´ll explore the SOUL OF TANGO... EL ALMA DEL TANGO… Where do musicians and composers look for it?

Espejos de Aztlan
1:06 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

New Mexico : The poorest children of the US

Credit http://www.nmvoices.org/

Mon. 1 July, 7p: We´ll converse about the situation of children in New Mexico. KIDS COUNT, a new report released this week, says children in New Mexico face many issues for their wellbeing. Our guests will be: Christine Hollis, New Mexico KIDS COUNT Director, and Senator Jerry Ortiz y Pino.

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Corazón Tanguero
10:39 am
Sat June 15, 2013

VOLVER / To return

Credit Tango Kiss - Painting by Andrei Protsouk

Sat. 15 June, 4:15p: VOLVER... Did you ever had the memory of your first love? VOLVER, a 1935 tango, is an homage to the first love. We commemorate the anniversary of its author, Alfredo Le Pera, one of the main poets of tango, by playing different versions of this iconic song.

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RAICES
5:57 pm
Wed June 5, 2013

Afro Perú

Credit http://www.mcultura.gob.pe / Ministerio de Cultura, Perú

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.

Espejos de Aztlan
10:01 pm
Sun June 2, 2013

Derecho a la salud: Immigration and health care

Credit www.manosunidas.org

Mon. 3 June, 7p: A show based on the testimony of an immigrant seeking care in Albuquerque. We´ll converse with Kati O'Donnell (VIDA/Casa de Salud), Kelsey McCowan Heilman (New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty), Javier Martinez (Partnership for Community Action).

 

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