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Festivo Alt.Latino with Cantigas: Wednesday, Dec 22 at 9 am CT

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Cantigas performs live in NPR's Studio 1.

The encore of 2014 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 LatinX choral music will unite listeners through the joyful and transformative power of music. Hosted by Felix Contreras.