Festivo Alt.Latino with Coral Contigas

Festivo Alt.Latino with Coral Contigas

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:00pm

Pictured: Feliz Contreras

Credit: NPR

NPR Music's Alt.Latino presents the 3rd edition of Festivo Alt.Latino -- a special holiday concert featuring the 20 piece choral ensemble Choral Cantigas. This musical performance also includes stories about holiday traditions and cultures. Hear a traditional Peruvian Christmas carol, folk music from Brazil, Spain, and Mexico plus Parrandas from Venezuela and Puerto Rico. The many rich styles of Latino choral music will unite listeners through the joyful and transformative power of music. Hosted by Felix Contreras. Festivo Alt.Latino with Coral Contigas airs Friday, December 12, 2014 at 12 p.m. on Classical 91.5.