Latin American Colonial Music in Performance: A Critical Overview Through Sound Recordings

Dr. Javier Marín López, University of Jaén, Spain

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 | 02:00 pm

Rodey Theatre, UNM College of Fine Arts


In this session, Dr. Marín-López examines the discographic reception of Latin American colonial music by analyzing samples from different genres, mostly of sacred music, with diverse vocal and instrumental configurations. His talk considers the role recordings have had in the creation of communities and imagined identities by modern audiences. 

Dr. Javier Marín-López is Full Professor of Musicology at the University of Jaén, Spain, and Artistic Director of the Early Music Festival of Úbeda y Baeza (FeMAUB). His scholarship focuses on Latin American and Spanish musical culture from the 16th to 19th centuries. For more info, visit:  


This event is free and open to the public.