The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree

Series produced by Candice Agree

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There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art through interviews and exclusive in-studio live performances.

Veteran classical music broadcaster Candice Agree produces and hosts this weekly one-hour program. Combining her extensive musical training (Interlochen Arts Camp, Eastman School of Music) with Spanish and Catalan language skills, Candice brings listeners fresh insights into the vast repertory of music from the Iberian Peninsula, the Americas, Mexico, the Caribbean, and the Philippines, from the Middle Ages through the 21st century. Hide full description

There's no better way to know a country or a people than through its music. The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree invites everyone who has an interest in, a fascination of, and a love for the cultural life of Spain and the Spanish-speaking world to be entertained, enriched, and informed by this unique classical music program.

This one-of-a-kind radio show is designed for both the aficionado and the general listener. Along with recorded performances of great works by great artists, The Spanish Hour with Candice Agree also presents recordings of live concerts featuring Iberian and Latin American composers, conductors, and performers. Artists and luminaries from the Spanish-speaking world, as well as specialists in the Spanish repertory are invited to share their knowledge, passion, and art... Show full description


57 Pieces

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The latest addition to The Spanish Hour’s Christmas specials: selections from Stile Antico's "A Spanish Nativity"

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  • Added: Dec 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Hymnus peregrinorum “Dum pater familias” fragment from Codex Calixtinus
From as far back as the ninth century, perhaps earlier, pilgrims have followed El Camino de Santiago to the shrine of St. James in Compostela. On t...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Panamanian Composer Roque Cordero
20th-century chamber music for winds and small orchestra from Panama and Uruguay.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, and KVNO


  • Added: Mar 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Pianist Judith Jáuregui
Lesser known orchestral and chamber works by the composer of Goyescas and 12 Spanish Dances.

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  • Added: Jan 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Mallorcan chanteuse Maria del Mar Bonet
Traditional Spanish and Catalan carols, a mass from Mallorca, and a Christmas Tableau by Joaquín Rodrigo.

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 21
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Renaissance and baroque Christmas music from Spain And Mexico.

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 4
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Traditional sacred music from 15th century Valencia and17th century Mexico, plus selections from Pablo Casals' El Pesebre (The Nativity).

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: El Amor Brujo, Candela, Credit: Carlos Saura
The Spanish Hour presents music haunting and macabre for Halloween and el día de los muertos from Spain and South America, the complete El Amor Bru...

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Composer Xavier Montsalvatge
A tribute to the 20th-century Catalan composer, author, and music critic Xavier Montsalvatge (1912-2002), one of the so-called “Lost Generation” of...

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  • Added: Jan 14, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas
Mexico’s finest artists are among those we hear this week celebrating the genius of Mexican composer Manuel María Ponce. Enjoy solo works for piano...

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  • Added: Jan 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Spanish Tenor Alfredo Kraus
The great Spanish tenor Alfredo Kraus in zarzuela and song.

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  • Added: Jan 01, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: "La jota" by Joaquín Sorolla , Aragón (1914)
Claude Debussy defined the guitar as an expressive harpsicord. Joaquín Rodrigo believed this to be the best definition ever given of the Spanish gu...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Soprano Victoria de los Angeles
Spanish art songs inspired by Spanish folk songs. Adaptations, arrangements, and inspirations of Spanish songs from the 15th - 21rst centuries.

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  • Added: Dec 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Mezzo Conchita Supervía
The Spanish Hour celebrates the contribution of las madres trabajdores -- working moms -- in classical music.

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  • Added: Dec 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: Pablo Picasso theater curtain for The Three-Cornered Hat, 1919
Many have interpreted the elegance, sensuality, and erotic suggestiveness of Manuel de Falla’s music as overt expressions of his homosexuality. Fal...

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  • Added: Sep 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Pages from El Llibre Vermell de Montserrat
Jordi Savall and friends present selections from El Llibre Vermell de Montserrat, or the Red Book of Montserrat, is a 14th-century collection of de...

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  • Added: Sep 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Guitarist-composer Jorge Caballero
A program of well-known Spanish keyboard and orchestral treasures transcribed for guitar and heard anew.

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
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A live concert recording of some of the most recognizable and beloved popular dances of Spain. Habaneras, fandangos, and more, by Ravel, Falla, Sie...

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  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 21
Caption: Gaieteros (Galician Bagpipers)
Forgotten by time and still finding an audience: hidden treasures from South America and the Iberian Peninsula.

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  • Added: Aug 05, 2019
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 11
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The most Spanish of Spanish songs and dances: the Fandango, as heard through classical interpretations by Soler, Granados, Boccherini, Vives, Mozar...

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  • Added: Jul 30, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15