Spain http://tpr.org en The Cristina Pato Trio: Tiny Desk Concert http://tpr.org/post/cristina-pato-trio-tiny-desk-concert After nearly a decade spent living in the city, <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/01/19/169639816/a-bagpipe-slinging-spaniard-finds-a-home-in-new-york-jazz" target="_blank">Cristina Pato</a> is a full-fledged New Yorker. But her first home is the place where Spain meets the Celtic world: Galicia.<p>Pato's instrument is the <em>gaita</em>, a Galician bagpipe, and her roots lie in traditional Galician music — though she also boasts graduate degrees in classical piano, music theory and electronic composition. And if you happen to think that bagpipes automatically equal St. Sun, 22 Sep 2013 04:03:04 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 18921 at http://tpr.org The Cristina Pato Trio: Tiny Desk Concert Spanish Singer Buika Awakens From Her Long Night http://tpr.org/post/spanish-singer-buika-awakens-her-long-night <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQpswZdl0ss</p> Sat, 31 Aug 2013 22:19:09 +0000 editor 17711 at http://tpr.org Spanish Singer Buika Awakens From Her Long Night Buika: Tiny Desk Concert http://tpr.org/post/buika-tiny-desk-concert <a href="http://www.npr.org/search/index.php?searchinput=buika">Concha Buika</a>'s voice doesn't come from inside her petite body: It comes from Africa, and from the past. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 18:45:23 +0000 editor 17339 at http://tpr.org Buika: Tiny Desk Concert World Celebrations: Great Balls Of Fire http://tpr.org/post/world-celebrations-great-balls-fire <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on KSTX 89.1 FM), we'll listen to music from El Salvador and Spain, among other countries, and celebrate two festivals that are guaranteed to get you hot--and bothered (by flying fruit).</span></p><p><strong>BOLAS DE FUEGO</strong></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:20:42 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 17246 at http://tpr.org World Celebrations: Great Balls Of Fire World Celebrations: On Stilts And Near Death http://tpr.org/post/world-celebrations-stilts-and-near-death <p>Each week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on KSTX 89.1 FM), I take a look at celebrations happening around the world. This week we visit Spain.&nbsp;</p><div><p><strong>SANTA MARIA DE RIBARTEME</strong></p> Sat, 20 Jul 2013 04:54:01 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 15184 at http://tpr.org World Celebrations: On Stilts And Near Death World Celebrations: Racy Racing http://tpr.org/post/world-celebrations-racy-racing <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Each week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on KSTX 89.1 FM), I take a look at celebrations happening around the world. This week, runners bare all to protest in Pamplona, and Turkish wrestlers grease up for a big competition.</span></p><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">THE RUNNING OF THE NUDES</span></strong></p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 21:47:52 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 13959 at http://tpr.org World Celebrations: Racy Racing Flamenco Sensation Buika Embraces Her 'Animal' Voice http://tpr.org/post/flamenco-sensation-buika-embraces-her-animal-voice <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQdGSa-x2rw</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:40:02 +0000 NPR Staff 13861 at http://tpr.org Flamenco Sensation Buika Embraces Her 'Animal' Voice World Celebrations: Eggsplosions http://tpr.org/post/world-celebrations-eggsplosions <div><div>Each week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on&nbsp;KSTX&nbsp;89.1 FM), I take a look at celebrations happening around the world. This week, we'll toss eggs and plug our ears! Read on to find out why...</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p><b>TRONADAS</b></p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 21:32:00 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 13578 at http://tpr.org World Celebrations: Eggsplosions World Music Celebrations: Baby Jumping In Spain http://tpr.org/post/world-music-celebrations-baby-jumping-spain <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Each week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on KSTX 89.1 FM), I take a look at celebrations happening around the world. This week --&nbsp;</span><em>bebés, tenga cuidado</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.</span></p><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">EL COLACHO FESTIVAL</span></strong></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 21:50:21 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 12400 at http://tpr.org World Music Celebrations: Baby Jumping In Spain World Music Celebrations: Honoring A Saint, Banishing Spirits http://tpr.org/post/world-music-celebrations-honoring-saint-banishing-spirits <p></p><div>Each week on World Music (Saturday nights from 8-10 on KSTX 89.1 FM), I take a look at festivals happening around the world along with the music of the cultures they represent. This week, we’re ridding the land of evil spirits in Japan, and celebrating St. Joseph in Spain.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p><strong>LAS FALLAS</strong></p> Sat, 09 Mar 2013 03:06:15 +0000 Deirdre Saravia 7716 at http://tpr.org World Music Celebrations: Honoring A Saint, Banishing Spirits