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Lilo Gonzalez

Lilo Gonzalez: Salvadoran Fight Song! Part 2

After a harrowing journey that began in El Salvador, guitarist/singer/songwriter Lilo Gonzalez tells how he became an award-winning musician. Listen to part two of this incredible story. [Note: In Spanish]

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Lilo Gonzalez: Salvadoran Fight Song! Part 1

Guitarist/singer/songwriter Lilo Gonzalez recalls how he escaped a war-torn El Salvador with his family and moved to Montgomery County. Listen to part one of this powerful story. [Note: In Spanish] 

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Coral Cantigas: Connecting the Dots, Part 1

Diana Sáez, founder and artistic director of the Montgomery County-based Coral Cantigas, recalls how she fell in love with choral music while attending her grandfather’s church in Puerto Rico.

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Coral Cantigas: Connecting the Dots, Part 2

Diana Sáez explains how and why she formed Coral Cantigas when she arrived to Montgomery County. Learn how she attracts her singers, develops the repertoire.

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Coral Cantigas Podcast

Listen to the entire interview with Diana Sáez, conducted by noted music journalist John Murph.