Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern
Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.Rebroadcast Sunday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.on Music Station
"La Rumba" by Antonio Sanchez Araujo, oil on canvas, 1937
For more than 150 years, the music of Mexico and Cuba has inspired composers in the U.S. to explore Latin rhythms in a variety of ways.
In this hour, some cases in point by Gottschalk, Joplin, Gershwin, Copland, Bernstein, and more.
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