Classical 91.5

Esta Tierra es Mi Tierra, 07/04/17, 1:00pm

Jun 19, 2017

Traditional Independence Day specials celebrate the great American classics, from pops-style musical numbers to the expansive works of Aaron Copland. This season, Esta Tierra es Mi Tierra: Latino Composers Reflect on the American Experience, brings a fresh and timely perspective on the holiday.  Taking its name from the famous Woody Guthrie folk tune “This Land is My Land”, this one hour special celebrates the 4th of July with the music of US-Latino composers, including works by Roberto Sierra, Tania León, Miguel Del Aguila, and Ricardo Lorenz among others. Enjoy the Latino soul of the 4th of July! Latin-American classical expert Elbio Barilari, hosts.