Cronicas De La Raza 17 August 2010 – KPFA FM

Posted onAugust 17, 2010

Tonights’ program includes: News Headlines from the Americas; a conversation with Beatriz Herrera on Domestic Workers organizing; a commentary by Marcelino Echeverria on the Gulf oil spill and seafood safety; the music of Francisco Herrera from the Benjamin Bratt movie, “La Mission”; a eulogy to Marilyn Buck by Munia Abu Jamal; a walk through the streets of Aztlan and a calendar of upcoming events. Listen and enjoy!

Produced by Vanessa Bohm, Julieta Kusnir, Emiliano Echeverria, “Mr.Chuch” Ventura Longoria and Nina Serrano.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno
Live on the web: www.kpfa.org

Audio Archive (available after live broadcast)

Listen NOW:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Mp3 Playback (iTunes, WinAmp, Windows Media):
La Raza Chronicles– Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Ernesto “Che” Guevara
by Rene Burri
1963

Hear previous broadcasts:
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

8/17: La Raza Chronicles promo & art of the week attached

Posted onAugust 17, 2010

Art of the week: Ernesto “Che” Guevara Foto: by Rene Burri, 1963: Attached.

Tonights’ program includes: News Headlines from the Americas; a conversation with Beatriz Herrera on Domestic Workers organizing; a commentary by Marcelino Echeverria on the Gulf oil spill and seafood safety; the music of Francisco Herrera from the Benjamin Bratt movie, “La Mission”;  a eulogy to Marilyn Buck by Munia Abu Jamal; a walk through the streets of Aztlan and a calendar of upcoming events. Listen and enjoy!

Cronicas De La Raza 10 August 2010 – KPFA FM

Posted onAugust 10, 2010

Today’s program includes News Headlines from the Americas, and a commentary on Cuban-American relations by Saul Landau, an interview with Francisco Herrera on the violence in Mexico, an interview with guests Candelario Vazquez and Mayra Aguilar on Net Neutrality, a stroll through the Streets of Aztlan and the long-awaited Bay Area concert of Cuban group, Orquesta Aragon. We will hear about the “Guatemala In My Heart” project with guest, Ana Nitmar. A packed show – with wonderful music – Enjoy!

Produced by Vanessa Bohm, Julieta Kusnir, Clay Leandr, Emiliano Echeverria, “Mr.Chuch” Ventura Longoria and Nina Serrano.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno
Live on the web: www.kpfa.org

Audio Archive (available after live broadcast)

Listen NOW:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Mp3 Playback (iTunes, WinAmp, Windows Media):
La Raza Chronicles– Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Be Vigilant
by Chris Faltis
24 x 36 oil on canvas
(click to enlarge)

Hear previous broadcasts:
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37

La Raza Chronicles/ 8/10/10-attached/cut and pasteL

Posted onAugust 10, 2010

La Raza Chronicles promo 8/10/10

 

Today’s program includes News Headlines from the Americas, and a commentary on Cuban-American relations by Saul Landau, an interview with Francisco Herrera on the violence in Mexico, an interview with guests Candelario  Vazquez and Mayra Aguilar on net neutrality, a stroll through the streets of Aztlan and the upcoming orchestra Aaragon concert.  We will hear about the “Guatemala In My Heart” project with guest, Ana Nitmar. A packed show- with wonderful music-Enjoy!

Art of the week. Fwd: a new painting

Posted onAugust 10, 2010

Ctone: Below is the art of the week by Chris Faltis. an oil painting, ” Be Aware” . I am not sure how to take it off the email and send it.

———- Forwarded message ———- From: Chris Faltis <cjfaltis@ucdavis.edu>Date: Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 12:49 PM Subject: a new painting To: ninaserrano34 <ninaserrano34@gmail.com>

Hola Nina,

I want to thank you again for the support you have given me with my art. I am sending you a piece that i have been reworking. It is called
Be Vigilant 24X36 oil on canvas.
Chris
Christian Faltis, PhD Professor, Dolly & David Fiddyment Chair in Teacher Education Director of Teacher Education School of Education University of California, Davis 530-752-4036

Direct from Cuba: Orquesta Aragon Radio Cuba Canta – KPFA FM

Posted onAugust 10, 2010

This month’s Radio Cuba Canta presents our special mix of Afro-Cuban music seasoned with a tribute to Orquesta Aragon; including rare airchecks from Cuba in honor of their US tour and concert at Zellerbach Hall on August 13. (see info below for details)

Produced by Emiliano Echeverria

Live Broadcast: Saturday – July 24, 2010
KPFA 94.1 FM – in Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FM – Berkeley
KFCF 88.1 FM – Fresno

Audio Archive

Listen: Radio Cuba Canta – Saturday, July 24, 2010

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Radio Cuba Canta– Saturday, July 24, 2010

 


http://www.AragonAtZellerbach.com

Direct from Cuba
Orquesta Aragón
70th Anniversary celebration

University of California, Berkeley
Zellerbach hall 
August 13, 2010 – friday, 8pm

Come enjoy the 70th Anniversary Celebration of Orquesta Aragón, in their first-ever Zellerbach Hall performance. Founded in 1939, and performing continuously to sold-out audiences worldwide, Orquesta Aragón plays authentic Cuban music with a multi-generational appeal and has recorded over 100 albums. Director Rafael Lay, son of an earlier leader of the group, brings to us the group’s beautiful orchestration, performance excellence, and music styles – from charanga to cha-cha-chá, son fusions and more. This is a timely celebration of seven decades of Cuban music and culture.

Buy Tickets Here

More information:
http://www.AragonAtZellerbach.com


CON SABOR: Entrevista con Rafael Lay, Jr. Orquesta Aragon at Zellerbach – Aug.13

Posted onAugust 8, 2010

Luis Medina returns this week to the KPFA airwaves with Con Sabor, presenting an exclusive interview with Rafael Lay Jr., bandleader of Orquesta Aragon on their new US tour and the upcoming live performance in the San Francisco Bay area at Zellerbach Hall. The program will feature music from Orquesta Aragon, along with tickets to the concert on August 13th.

Luis will also play new music with his report from the Tempo Latino festival in France [link] including interviews with musicians of Spain’s La Sucursal S.A, Calambucoo of Columbia, and veteran salsa singer Herman Olivera on the Temp Latino festival and the new salsa dura supergroup,Jimmy Bosch y su Amigos.

‘Con Sabor’ broadcasts Saturday 9pm Pacific in the San Francisco Bay and Northern California (12 midnight Eastern). For more information about Con Sabor and other programs, visit: www.kpfa.org

Con Sabor is produced and hosted by Luis Medina

Live Broadcast: Saturday – August 7, 2010
9 pm PST – San Francisco Bay Area
KPFA 94.1 FM – in Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FM – Berkeley
KFCF 88.1 FM – Fresno

Audio Archive (available after live broadcast)

Listen:
Con Sabor– Saturday, August 7, 2010

Mp3 Playback (iTunes, WinAmp, Windows Media):
Con Sabor– Saturday, August 7, 2010

KPFA FM live on the web at:
www.kpfa.org

more program info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archives/index.php?show=55

Con Sabor broadcasts Saturday nights on KPFA-FM, featuring the best in Salsa, Latin Jazz and Afro-Caribbean music hosted by executive producer Luis Medina.

Cronicas De La Raza 03 August 2010 – KPFA FM

Posted onAugust 4, 2010

Tonight’s fund drive program includes News Headlines from the Americas, a report on SB 1070’s racial profiling, a mini documentary on Lolita Lebron, Puerto Rican Independence leader and guest, musician Francisco Herrera and his music, as well as guest, comedian Bill Santiago. Listen! Enjoy and please support KPFA and La Raza Chronicles. Gracias. You can donate safely on line www.KPFA.org.

Produced by Vanessa Bohm, Emiliano Echeverria, Julieta Kusnir, Clay Leandr, “Mr.Chuch” Ventura Longoria, Carmen Andrea Rivera and Nina Serrano.

Live on the air – Tuesdays 7 pm PST:
KPFA 94.1 FMSan Francisco Bay/Northern California
KPFB 89.3 FMBerkeley
KFCF 88.1 FMFresno
Live on the web: www.kpfa.org

Audio Archive (available after live broadcast)

Listen NOW:
La Raza Chronicles – Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Mp3 Playback (iTunes, WinAmp, Windows Media):
La Raza Chronicles– Tuesday, August 3

Hear previous broadcasts:
http://www.LaRazaChronicles.org

More info:
http://www.kpfa.org/archive/show/37


Guatemala in my heart on Sunday August 8, 2010
(see below)

Tropical Storms Agatha and Alex raged
through Guatemala causing death and destruction

HELP IS NEEDED IMMEDIATELY TO PROVIDE SHELTER FOR SURVIVORS


“Guatemala in my heart”


Sunday August 8, 2010
4:30 to 9:00 pm

A Fundraising Event for
Guatemalans Displaced by Recent Tropical Storms

An Evening of great music, dance,
delicious food, and raffles

La Peña Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Avenue,
Berkeley, CA 94705
T: (510) 849-2568

For more information:
http://guatemalainmyheart.weebly.com/

Promo 8/3/10

Posted onAugust 4, 2010

Tonight’s fund drive program includes News Headlines from the Americas, a report on SB 1070’s racial profiling, a mini documentary on Lolita Lebron, Puerto Rican Independence leader and guest, musician Francisco Herrera and his music, as well as guest, comedian Bill Santiago. Listen! Enjoy and please support KPFA and La Raza Chronicles. Gracias. You can donate safely on line www.KPFA.org.