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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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Corazón Tanguero
12:53 pm
Sat June 1, 2013

¿Tango fadista o fado tanguero?

Credit http://fadotangoclub.blogspot.com/

Sat. 1 June, 4:15 p: Tango and fado intertwine in soulful songs mixing Portuguese guitars, cavaquinhos playing  milongas, and tangos. Explore with us this amazing music following the first Tango-fado Festival in Buenos Aires!

RAICES
10:34 am
Sat June 1, 2013

The Brazil Project

Credit www.bertdalton.com

Sat. 1 June, 2p: Refresh the taste of live music under the stars! Today: Bert Dalton Brazil Project concert of Jazz & Blues under the Stars 2012 (New Mexico Jazz Workshop, Albuquerque Museum Amphitheatre 6/30/2012). A KUNM Production; recording and mixing engineer,  Eli Willard. And more Latin music on RAÍCES!

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Corazon Tanguero
2:54 pm
Sat May 18, 2013

Tango Plugged

Credit "Che, tango electrónico" (Cover - Epsa Music)

Sat. 18 May, 4:15pm: We´ll have a "plugged" embrace dancing tango... Electronic tango for you!  

RAICES
2:26 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

"La cultura cura" - Art & Social healing

Mural: "The Tree-ver of life", La Plazita Institute
Photography: Cristina Baccin

Sat. 11 May, 4 pm: Small and powerful, pequeña y poderosa, 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  the New Mexico Community Foundation for the project LA CULTURA CURA/The Culture cures.  And she worked with young people at the La Plazita Institute, in the heart of the South Valley of Albuquerque.  Two days  happily ended in a big cloth with an enormous  flowery tree that grows in the middle of the Rio Grande. The tree of life? The River of life? Better!

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RAICES
9:48 am
Wed May 8, 2013

New Flamenco show: Jesús Muñoz in RAÍCES

Credit www.jesusmunozflamenco.com

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.  Muñoz will introduce his new Flamenco show "RED NOTE" that will be performed at the National Hispanic Cultural Center on May 17-18.  Be prepared to take a journey to southern Spain where soul meets dance.

More info: www.casaflamenca.org / www.jesusmunoz.com 

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Corazón Tanguero
10:27 am
Sat May 4, 2013

Tango & rock

Credit Picture: Alfredo Sabat / www.lanacion.com.ar

Sat. 4 May, 4:15p: Tango and rock  walked in parallel paths during a long time, but they joined their steps in different ways since the ´80s in Argentina. Listen to this "tango-rock embrace"!

Espejos de Aztlan
10:55 am
Wed May 1, 2013

Children´s Human Rights in EL SALVADOR

Credit http://childrensrightsportal.org/el-salvador/

Mon. 6 May 7p: A Salvadorian association for the promotion of children´s human rights (APRODEHNI) visited Albuquerque to meet their New Mexico friends and donors (Aquinas Newman Center, UNM, and Friends of the Children of El Salvador-FOCES). We interviewed Gil G. Pintín (APRODEHNI Director) and two Salvadorian students, Claudia L. Mendoza Morales, and Yanina G. Coto Cruz about the situation of impoverished children in the aftermath of the civil war in their country, and how are they working through education.

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Espejos de Aztlan
11:41 am
Thu April 25, 2013

Immigration Reform: Peaceful March & Rally

Credit El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos

Mon. 29 April 7p: El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos, El Centro de La Raza/UNM, New Mexico Dreamers In Action, UNM Dream Team, and Casa de Salud will talk about Immigration Reform, and next step for action: Peaceful March & Rally on May 1st/International Workers´ Day in Albuquerque.

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Corazón Tanguero
8:26 am
Wed April 17, 2013

Tango y candombe

Credit Casa de la Cultura Afrouruguaya

Sat. 20 April 4:15p: Enjoy the bond between the nostalgia of tango and the excitment of candombe, a historical friendship between Uruguay and Argentina.

Playlist:

Llamada / Ruben Rada - Eduardo Mateo  /  Candombe  
Notas / Gotan Project / Lunatico
Pena Mulata / Malena Muyala / En el Solís  
Garúa / Malena Muyala  /
Tocá Tangó/ Juan Carlos Cacéres  / Tocá Tangó  
Tango Negro / Juan Carlos Cacéres  / Tocá Tangó
Candombe Para El Que Hasta Ayer Reía (Luis Alposta) / Cuarteto Cedrón  / En Versos Y En Canción  

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RAICES
10:45 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Singer Nacha Mendez live in RAÍCES

Credit Nacha Mendez/Kerry Gallagher Photographer

Sat. 20 April 2p: Singer Nacha Mendez will perform live in RAÍCES show.  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!

Music
10:17 am
Thu April 4, 2013

New! Tango on Saturdays

Sat. 6 April 4:15p:  CORAZON TANGUERO on Saturdays. ¡SÁBADO! Tangos with different moods... sad and joyful, passionate and calm, new and old. 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month!

PLAYLIST:

1- Felino/Electrocutango/Putumayo Presents Tango around the world

2- Cumtango/Juan Carlos Cáceres/Think Global: tango

3- Volver / Cantante / Andrés Calamaro

4- Código de barra / Presente / Bajofondo Tango Club

5- Mano a mano / Adriana Varela en vivo / Adriana Varela

6- Yuyo Verde / Ligia Piro / En vivo. Según pasan los años

RAICES
9:58 am
Thu April 4, 2013

Commemorate César Chávez Day with RAÍCES

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!

Espejos de Aztlan
9:38 am
Fri March 29, 2013

Dolores Huerta speaks

Credit http://www.doloreshuerta.org

Mon. 1 April 7 p: DOLORES HUERTA speaks with host Cristina Baccin about the importance of "standing up" for Latino people, and women.  Danny Solis (Coordinator) and Chuy Martinez of the "Recuerda A Cesar Chavez Committee" will join us to begin to celebrate the 2oth Annual César Chavez Day.

Transcript:

Copyright © 2013 Cristina Baccin. For personal, noncommercial use only. For other uses, prior permission required.

CRISTINA BACCIN, Host:

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Music
3:41 pm
Mon March 25, 2013

La Juerga - Party!

Credit http://www.outpostspace.org

Mon. 3/25 8:30p: Alejandro Pais Iriart, La Juerga´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.

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RAICES
3:34 pm
Mon March 25, 2013

The distance between US

Credit www.reynagrande.com

Mon. 3/25th, 8p: Premio Aztlán Literary Award winner, Reyna Grande, will tell us about her new book "THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US".

In her extraordinary memoir,  she vividly brings to life her childhood,  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.

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Espejos de Aztlan
7:17 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Recuerda a César Chavez

Credit Recuerda a César Chávez Committee

Mon. 3/11 7p: The organizers of the 20th Annual CESAR CHAVEZ DAY will join us to talk about the legacy, life and work of the great American civil rights leader, César Chávez. The RECUERDA A CÉSAR CHÁVEZ Committee is organizing a march and a festival to celebrate his legacy on Saturday April 6th in Albuquerque.

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