Music

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Source #

Topic

Link

1

Spanish Guitar. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/deceptivecadence/2014/07/16/332078357/a-guitar-hero-draws-his-own-sketches-of-spain

 

2

Music/Dance.  Jorge Drexler.     

http://www.npr.org/2014/07/23/334490703/finding-the-anthropology-in-latin-dance-music

 

3

Music.

Alt Latino takes a trip to Colombia.  

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/02/26/134065976/alt-latino-takes-a-trip-to-colombia

 

4

Music. Colombia. Indigenous cultures. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/03/02/134172993/colombia-diaries-aterciopelados

 

 

5

Music. Hip hop.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2014/02/21/278429873/how-hip-hop-changed-latin-music-forever

 

6

Rap music Ana Tijoux (may combine with #7)

http://www.npr.org/2014/03/14/290242457/rapper-mother-superstar-ana-tijoux-finds-her-words

 

7

Rap music Ana Tijoux (may combine with #6)

http://www.npr.org/2012/02/11/146694189/ana-tijoux-addressing-global-unrest-in-rhyme

 

8

Music Marta Gomez.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4211171

 

9

Music (Borderland music)

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2014/04/12/301443014/borderland-music-songs-from-the-u-s-mexico-frontera

 

10

Music

Girl bands

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/06/29/137400433/-hey-chicas-the-rise-of-all-girl-bands-across-latin-america-and-spain

 

11

Music. Mix Cumbria and punk rock.

http://www.npr.org/event/music/306306591/mi-casa-es-tu-casa-ali-gua-gua-and-miss-bolivia

 

12

Music 

Rock Covers

(listen only) 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/world-cafe/2014/02/14/277003938/latin-roots-rock-covers-from-latin-bands

 

13

Music. Cumbia. Latin America. 

http://www.npr.org/2012/07/28/156971427/across-latin-america-making-cumbia-modern

 

14

Music.  Tango.

Argentina

http://www.npr.org/event/music/144150225/maria-volonte-tiny-desk-concert

 

15

Music (eclectic mix of music from the Spanish speaking world). 41 minutes. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2013/09/06/219626971/men-alo-hear-music-from-chile-mexico-and-beyond

 

16

Alt Latino at the Vive Latino music festival in Mexico City

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2014/04/05/298781148/moshing-in-the-rain-alt-latino-takes-mexico-city

 

and / or

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2014/03/26/294807026/14-cant-miss-bands-at-vive-latino

 

17

Music. Spanish singer Buica.

http://www.npr.org/2013/08/31/214509223/spanish-singer-buika-awakens-from-her-long-night

 

18

Music. Christmas

Fish in River song

http://www.npr.org/2012/12/13/167193413/latin-roots-christmas-preview

 

19

Music (about Mercedes Sosa)

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113495837

 

20

Music and society / politics.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/01/13/132903540/a-continuing-history-of-rock-in-latin-america-why-sing-in-english-part-2

 

21

Spanish music

Catalan

http://www.npr.org/2014/06/07/319463914/a-catalan-singer-with-many-brave-and-treacherous-stories-to-tell

 

22

Flamenco and Jazz

http://www.npr.org/blogs/ablogsupreme/2011/10/13/141267715/flamenco-jazz-five-songs-where-andalusia-and-america-meet

 

23

Music. Uruguay. 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/world-cafe/2013/11/14/245232673/latin-roots-rachel-faro-on-candombe

 

24

Music. Uruguay. Candombe. Listening only

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1080709

 

25

Music/ Society

Paraguay.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=93570364

 

 

26

Halloween scary songs and stories from Latin America.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/altlatino/2011/10/26/141668242/-que-miedo-terrifying-tales-and-scary-songs-from-latin-america

 

 

40

El sistema Venezuelan Music Lessons

 

http://www.npr.org/2011/03/15/134567922/the-road-to-an-american-el-sistema

 

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113446982

 

153

An unusual new kind of music from South America

http://www.npr.org/blogs/world-cafe/2014/08/21/342216701/latin-roots-mystical-south-america

158

Spiced up accordion music

 Learn about some modern and traditional accordion music in Latin America and in Europe

http://www.npr.org/2015/03/29/392371062/dj-betto-arcos-spices-up-the-accordion

 

160

Latin American music recorded in modern styles but not in Spanish. Sung in native languages.

http://www.npr.org/2015/04/05/397620865/alt-latino-explores-songs-in-native-american-languages

 

 

Children make orchestra from recycled instruments in Paraguay

http://remezcla.com/lists/film/landfill-harmonic-documentary-paraguay/?utm_content=bufferb5672&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer