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Episode #3072

New Music from Mexico

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Thursday, May 05, 2011

We mark Cinco De Mayo with music from south of the border, from the Mayan-influenced flute playing of Horacio Franco to the electronica of Café Tacuba; with Kronos Quartet.  Also, music from Lila Downs, music by Antonio Zepeda, Ariel Guzik, and more.

PROGRAM # 3072, Cinco de Mayo (First aired on 5/5/2010)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Aleks Syntek

Lección De Vuelo

Historias de danzon y de arrabal, excerpt [1:00]

EMI Latin Available at Amazon.com*

Lila Downs

In Paris FIP

Arenita Azul [3:26]

World Village 479027 www.worldvillagemusic.com

Kronos Quartet

Nuevo

El Llorar (Crying) [3:38]

Nonesuch 79649 www.nonesuch.com

Aleks Syntek

Lección De Vuelo

Historias de danzon y de arrabal [5:27]

EMI Latin Available at Amazon.com*

Antonio Zepeda

Espejo De La Noche

El Nacimiento De Huitzilopochtli [5:00]

Da Capo Producciones Fonograficas 920309 Out of print.

Horacio Franco

Musica Mexicana Para Flauta De Pico

Daniel Catan: Encantamiento [7:27]

CNCA-INBA-Cenidim Serie siglo XX, núm. 8 Out of print. Info at horaciofranco.com

Antonio Zepeda

Espejo De La Noche

El Sueño [4:27]

See above.

Café Tacuba

REVES/YoSoy

REVES: 9 (track 3) [5:01]

Warner Bros. 2 CDs #47374 Out of print. Try Amazon.com* or www.cafetacuba.com.mx

Antonio Zepeda

Espejo De La Noche

El Reposo Del Jaguar [3:33]

See above.

Ariel Guzik

Plasmaht

Homenaje velado a Dewa Rutji [8:32]

AG #1, available through www.csr-records.ch

Kronos Quartet

Nuevo

12-12, excerpt [2:30]

See above.

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