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Radio Bilingüe

Radio Bilingüe is a nationwide nonprofit radio and online network that is run by and for Latinos, providing twenty-four hour news and musical programming. The radio network has collaborated with the Nuestra Música: Music in Latino Culture series by offering broadcasts of performances and interviews with participating artists at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

  • Chelis López, host
  • Samuel Orozco, executive producer
  • Tamara Orozco, production assistant, photographer
  • Héctor Valdez, reporter, associate producer (WLCH, Radio Centro, Lancaster, Pa.)
  • Coordinating Team in Fresno, California:
  • María de Jesús Gómez, station relations
  • Jorge Ramírez, studio engineer
  • Sarah Shakir, producer

Viva el Mariachi: Workshop and Concert.