© 2023 WXXI-FM | WXXI Public Broadcasting, 280 State St. Rochester, NY 14614, (585) 325-7500
Perfectly Tuned to Your Day
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

The Kronos Quartet shows their Latin American side on Fiesta! January 2021

Kronos Quartet
Kronos Quartet

For over 45 years, San Francisco’s Kronos Quartet has continually reimagined the string quartet experience, performing thousands of concerts worldwide, and endeavoring to open up the "world's music" for everyone. On the January 14th broadcast, we'll hear the Latin side of the Kronos Quartet.

1/7       Brazilian Gala In this program we feature a luxurious tribute to the most beloved Brazilian popular songs featuring the Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra and the amazing Banda Mantiqueira. 

1/14      The Latin Side of Kronos Quartet The prestigious Kronos Quartet has dedicated many recordings to the music on Latin America, including original monumental pieces as Astor Piazzolla’s Tango Sensations.  

1/21      12 Strings This week, Latin American and Spanish Music recorded by famed guitarists Sharon Isbin & Eduardo Fernández. 

1/28      The Palace and the Cathedral  Newly recorded colonial music from México and the Pacific Coast of America.