Gustavo Corrales Romero -

Latin American showcase 

Compilation of articles by Gustavo Corrales Romero
on Latin American classical and contemporary music  
first featured in the newsletter since July 2014.






Argentina









Carlos Guastavino 1912 – 2000
The prolific 'Schubert of the Pampas' • Nov-Dec 2014






Brazil








Ernesto Nazareth 1863 – 1934
The ‘belle époque’ composer from Brazil • Sep 2014

 





Cuba








Ignacio Cervantes Kawanagh 1847 – 1905
Cuban musical romanticism incarnate • Oct 2014 












Danzón 1879
Cuba's versatile national dance • Apr 2015 
















Ernesto Lecuona 1896 – 1963
The most played Cuban composer of all time • Sep 2015












Keyla Orozco Alemán 1969
Unstoppable contemporary composer • Feb 2015










La trova 
Deeply rooted Cubanness • Apr 2016







Mexico








Manuel Ponce 1882 – 1948
The father of Mexican musical nationalism • Jul 2015

 




Paraguay








Agustín Barrios Mangoré 1885 – 1944
The guitar wizard • Dec 2015

 




Worldwide








The eternal waltz 
From Europe to Latin America • Sep 2016

 




More Latin American composers to be added as we go along.