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Beautiful Music NOW - Juan García de Zéspedes

Juan García de Zéspedes was a 17th century Mexican musician who sang, played viola da gamba, and composed. As a boy he sang in the choir of his hometown Cathedral in Puebla. Juan García de Zéspedes composed this sacred villancico called Convidando está la noche. The performance is from January 2020. You can also use this linkto learn more about Juan García de Zéspedes.

You can see all the music featured for Hispanic Heritage Month on the Sunday Baroque website.

Suzanne Bona is the host and executive producer of Sunday Baroque, a nationally syndicated weekly radio show of Baroque and early music which she originated on WSHU in 1987.