Folks of the World (Music)
Sun Oct 17th 2010 8.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
Kompania Takis Loukas “Mariola et Pogonisias” from Musiques Traditionelles d'Epire (Silex / Auvidis 1994) —This is a long "lament" from the northwest corner of Greece, up near the Albanian Border. It is followed by a slow dance in 2/4Buy it!
Marta Sebestyen “Genesis - Teremetes” from Marta Sebestyen - World Star of World Music (Hungaroton) —this is a very non-traditional tretment of an old Hungarian songBuy it!
Marta Sebestyen “Devoiko Mome” from Kismet (Ryko/Rhino 2006) —this is a bulgarian song in Pajduško rhythm, again given a very non/traditional rendering by thei Hungarian artistBuy it!
Marta Sebestyen “Tavasz, tavasz” from Apocrypha (Hannibal 1992)Buy it!
Muzsikás and Márta Sebestyén “Rabnota” from The Prisoner's Song (Hannibal 1988)Buy it!
Vizonto “Dance of death” from Kor (Gong 1994) —Maoldvai Csango song, treated in a way more appropriate for Halloween...Buy it!
Kati Szvorak & Kofaragok (the stonemasons) “Széki” from Meotis (Etnofon 2000) —this is a cycle of dances from the Transylvanian village of SzékBuy it!
Ando Drom “Zsa Mo” from Phari Mamo (Network www.networkmedien.de 1997) —this is music of the Hungarian Roma (Gypsies) - this music was the private music of that population and never commercialized until recently. The first group to do this was Kalyi JagBuy it!
Paul Stinga “Suite de Muntenie” from Sortilèges de la Musique Roumaine (Pierre Verany 1987) —this begins with a doina from southern Romania and moves into some fast dance tunes - Geamparalele (in 7/8) and ca la breazaBuy it!
Gheorghe Zamfir “Suite Banateène (Doina lui Efta Botoca/Sus pe culmea dealului/Brîu Banatean/Joc de doi)” from le Génie de la Flûte de Pan (Philips 1973) —this is an LP and, unfortunately, no longer available and has never been reissued on CD. It represents Zamfir in his best workBuy it!
Brenna Maccrimmon, Cevdet Erek, Muammer Ketencioglu & Sumru Agiryürüyen “Çobankat” from Ayde Mori (Kalan Ses www.kalan.com 2001) —This is a song from southern AlbaniaBuy it!
Brenna Maccrimmon, Cevdet Erek, Muammer Ketencioglu & Sumru Agiryürüyen “Jarnana” from Ayde Mori (Kalan Ses www.kalan.com 2001) —another Albanian song from this wonderful Canadian singer (and Turkish band)Buy it!
Mozaik “Suleman's Kopanitsa” from Live from the Powerhouse (Compass Records 2004)Buy it!
De Dannan “two Jewish Reels” from Ballroom (Green Linnet 1987) —2 genuine Jewish /Romanian tunes, done up in Irish styleBuy it!
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