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The musical role of Madrid in classical music - Fiesta for November 2019

Nov 1, 2019

Palace of the Habsburgs and the Bourbons in Madrid
Credit https://monthatatimetravel.com/2018/11/11/the-habsburgs-and-the-bourbons/

We take a musical journey through the palace of the Habsburgs and the Bourbons in Madrid on the 11/7 episode of Fiesta! (Thursdays at 10pm)

11/7      In the Court of Spanish Habsburgs and Bourbons Baroque and early classical music reached an amazing development throughout the Spanish Empire. This week, Fiesta will pay a visit to some of the most brilliant musicians of three centuries.

11/14    Celebrating Eduardo Fernández With acclaims worldwide, Eduardo Fernandez is one of the greatest living classical guitarists. Fiesta will feature tracks from his newest album as well as some other Latin American favorites!

11/21    Colonial Music in Latin America Early music, including the Baroque and Gallant styles, was practiced in Latin America by European masters as well as composers born in Mexico, Brazil, Peru and Bolivia.  On this episode of Fiesta we find more treasures of Colonial Music.

11/28    Woodwinds of Latin America An important part of any orchestra, the woodwind section is heavily featured in Latin American music.  Host Elbio Barilari shares some of his favorite woodwind music in chamber, solo, and orchestral settings.