Connections

Hosted By Stephen Peithman

Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern

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Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Rebroadcast Sunday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
on Music Station

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Saturday, May 4, 2013 Permalink

The Latin Connection

  

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 striking cases in point by Gottschalk, Joplin, Gershwin, Copland, Bernstein, and more.

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