New Music from Mexico

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 B000QFAFFY

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 B000QFAFFY

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 http://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 B00000JMBW 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
http://www.csr-records.ch/truetone/ag1.html

Kronos Quartet

Nuevo

12-12, excerpt [2:30]

See above.