Central America

Sobre Un Teme De Milan (Variation 5) by Joaquin Nin-Culmell

Sobre Un Teme De Milan (Variation 5) Joaquin Nin-Culmell (1908-2004) Joaquin Nin-Culmell was Cuban-Spanish composer and an internationally known concert pianist, emeritus professor of music at the University of California, Berkeley. At age fifteen, Nin-Culmell and his family moved to Europe where he attended the Schola Cantorum and the Paris Conservatoire, receiving a first prize …

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Aquellos Ojos Verdes (Green Eyes) by Nilo Menendez

Aquellos Ojos Verdes (Green Eyes) by Nino Olivier (1902-1987) Nilo Menendez Barnet. Born in Matanzas , cuba and died in California , United States , the September 15th of 1987 . Outstanding Cuban composer and pianist. Conductor. Author of the popular bolero Those green eyes . During his 63 years in the U.S.. UU. wrote …

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Habemos Llegado by Traditional

Habemos Llegado by Traditional (Mexico) The Music of Mexico has a long history which has played an important part in the development of Western music. It has had a particularly strong influence upon Latin American music. The Latter, found within Central and South America, is a series of musical styles and genres that mixes influences …

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El Casabel by Traditional

Roman Castillo by Traditional el casabel The most popular son in a minor key, “El Cascabel” is known widely throughout Mexico and beyond. “Last night through the window, chatting with Leonor, she asked me to play ‘El Cascabel’ in a minor key, and that I not delay, she asked me as a favor.”

Cielito Lindo by Traditional

Cielito Lindo by Traditional (Mexico) The Music of Mexico has a long history which has played an important part in the development of Western music. It has had a particularly strong influence upon Latin American music. The Latter, found within Central and South America, is a series of musical styles and genres that mixes influences …

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La Borinquena by Tradtional

La Borinquena by Traditional La Borinqueña is the national anthem of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The title refers to the aboriginal Taíno name for the island of Puerto Rico, Borikén or Boriquén which means ‘small crab,’as the word ‘buruquena’ suggests.

Study No 12 (Estudios Sencillos) by Leo Brouwer

Study No 12 (Estudio Sencillos) by Leo Brouwer (1939) Juan Leovigildo Brouwer Mezquida is a Cuban composer, conductor and guitarist. He is the grandson of Cuban composer Ernestina Lecuona Casado. Brouwer is best known for his performances and guitar compositions of modern music.

Estrellita by Manuel Ponce

Estrellita by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948) Manuel Ponce was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a usually forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Many of his compositions are strongly influenced by the harmonies and form …

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Study No 1 (Estudios Sencillos) by Leo Brouwer

Study No 1 (Estudio Sencillos) by Leo Brouwer (1939) Juan Leovigildo Brouwer Mezquida is a Cuban composer, conductor and guitarist. He is the grandson of Cuban composer Ernestina Lecuona Casado. Brouwer is best known for his performances and guitar compositions of modern music.

Quizas Quizas Quizas by Osvaldo Farres

Quizas Quizas Quizas by Osvaldo Farres (1903-1985) Osvaldo Farres was a Cuban song-writer and composer. Although unable to read or write music, he became a prolific and world-renowned composer. His songs include Quizás, Quizás, Quizás, “Acercate Mas”, “Tres Palabras”, “Toda Una Vida” and his own favorite “Madrecita” written in honor of his mother and still …

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