Elbio Barilari

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Airs Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at 2 p.m. Join the WFMT Radio Network as we celebrate the 4th of July through the lens of Latin-American music! Traditional Independence Day specials celebrate the great American classics, from pops-style musical numbers to the expansive works of Aaron Copland. This season, the WFMT Radio Network is delighted to bring stations Esta Tierra es Mi Tierra a fresh and timely perspective on the holiday from Latin-American classical expert Elbio Barilari, host of the weekly series Fiesta!

Fiesta!

Oct 6, 2012

Airs Saturday, October 6 at 3:00 p.m.  Fiesta! is a new, original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to your listeners. The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari is the host and creative force behind this series. He invites listeners to enjoy and learn about the lively and compelling sounds of Latin American classical music. On this weeks program we'll hear distinguished composers from Venezuela, Mexico, Panama, and Cuba with Theresa Carreno's Vals Gayo featuring Clara Rodriguez, piano. Then we'll hear Manuel Ponce's Concierto del Sur featuring the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas under the direction of Alondra de la Parra. Next, Roque Cordero's Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra performed by the Chicago Sinfonietta under Paul Freeman, and Jose White's Etude No. 6 with violinist Rachel Barton Pine.

Fiesta!

Sep 29, 2012

Airs Saturday, September 29 at 3:00 p.m.  Fiesta! is a new, original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to your listeners. The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari is the host and creative force behind this series. He invites listeners to enjoy and learn about the lively and compelling sounds of Latin American classical music. On this weeks program we'll hear three rarely heard orchestral works of the great tango master, Astor Piazzolla. Join us for his Suite for Oboe and String Orchestra; the Tres Movimientos Sinfonicos; and his Suite Punta del Este.

Fiesta!

Sep 15, 2012

Airs Saturday, September 15 at 3:00 p.m.  Fiesta! is a new, original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to your listeners.
The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari is the host and creative force behind this series. He invites listeners to enjoy and learn about the lively and compelling sounds of Latin American classical music. On this weeks program we'll hear Five centuries of Latin American orchestral music, from the Baroque period to the present day. A fiesta of sounds from Cuba, Paraguay, Uruguay and Mexico. Alejandro Garcia Caturla's Tres Danzas Cubanas; Domenico Zipoli's Elevazione; Jaurés Lamarque-Pons' Three movements from Concierto de Inviernio for Guitar and Orchestra; Arturo Marquez's Danzon Numero Cuatro.