#253 Javier Álvarez

Mexican composer Javier Alvarez uses his travels to create eclectic electroacoustic works using influences from Mexico to Cuba, the Caribbean to Korea.  Composer John Adams said the music of Alvarez “reveals influences of popular cultures that go beyond the borders of our own time and place.” Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Sarah Zwinklis Music Jardines con … Continue reading #253 Javier Álvarez

#92 Mexico City: Part 2

Part 2 of our trip to Mexico City features music from exciting composers, the new paths they’re creating and the cultural influences shaping their work. Gabriela Ortíz: Denibee, Para Fauta Percusión Y Contrabajo- Siempre Ritmico (excerpt) Onix Ensemble Urtext 224 :53 Gabriela Ortíz: Concierto Candela, I (Marimba Candela) UNAM Philharmonic Orchestra/Zollman; Gallardo, perc. Mario Lavista: … Continue reading #92 Mexico City: Part 2