Music from the Hills (Music)
Sun Nov 17th 2013 4.00pm–6.00pm
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Ad Vielle Que Pourra “Bourrées Dans Le Jardin” from Ad Vielle Que Pourra (Green Linnet 1989)Buy it!
Maluzerne “Rondeau Gascon” from Anthologie [Disc 1] (Cinq Planetes)Buy it!
Maluzerne “Valse À Manu” from Anthologie [Disc 2] (Cinq Planetes)Buy it!
Jean Blanchard & Eric Montbel “Branle Carré” from Cornemuses (Hexagone 1980) —This wonderful Branle in 2/4 is played on 2 deep-droned Berry-style Cornemuses (bagpipes).Buy it!
La Chainee Castelloise “Bourrée d'Aurore Sand - Rue des Halles” from Coup De 4 - Musique Traditionnelle Du Berry (Buda 1999) —more cornemuses Berrichonnes...Buy it!
La Chainee Castelloise “Six Amants à Choisir” from Coup De 4 - Musique Traditionnelle Du Berry (Buda 1999)Buy it!
Le Père Jean “La maraîchine” from Dansons avec Le Père Jean, vol. 2 (Rendez-Vous Digital 2012) —This dance comes from the Atlantic coast of France, just south of Brittany, an area where a lot of immigrants to North America came fromBuy it!
Alamont “Or Ni Argent” from De Prime Abord (Silex/Auvidis 1994)Buy it!
Rigodon Sauvage “Rigodons Du Trièves (Aï Cinq Sous, Véni Vé Lou Riou)” from France - Alpes Du Sud-Dauphiné (Ocora 1995) —This very odd fiddle style comes from Dauphiné, one of the Alpine provinces of France.Buy it!
Le Vent Du Nord “Au Bord De La Fontaine” from Mesdames et Messieurs! (Borealis Records 2008) —This begins the part of the show devoted to French Canadian musicBuy it!
Maluzerne “Labouré” from Anthologie [Disc 2] (Cinq Planetes) —Since we had a Canadian group doing French music, here is French group doing Canadian...Buy it!
Buttons & Bows “La Bastringue” from Buttons & Bows (Green Linnet 1984) —a famous French Canadian tune, which also happens to have a nice couple-mixer dance to go with it.Buy it!
Le Rêve du Diable “Dondaine la Ridaine” from Le Rêve du Diable (L'Escargot 1997) —This pioneering LP of the French-Canadian folk music revival remains one of the best sources of this material available. It has recently been re-issued. This song is in the style of "mouth music" with boots - what you do when you want to dance and thereBuy it!
Le Rêve du Diable “Réel Saint Sauveur” from Le Rêve du Diable (L'Escargot 1997)Buy it!
La Bottine Souriante “Le meunier et la jeune fille” from La traversée de l'Atlantique (DEP 1993)Buy it!
Le Rêve du Diable “Réel a Jeffrey Jobin” from Le Rêve du Diable (L'Escargot 1997)Buy it!
La Bottine Souriante “Reel de Baie St-Paul” from Cordial (Les Productions Mille-Pattes 2001) —a modern take on the styleBuy it!
Matapat “Charmante Sylvie - Pont De Vie” from Petit Fou (BOREALIS 2000)Buy it!
Matapat “La Vendee - Brandy Rose - Get Up Sam” from Petit Fou (BOREALIS 2000) —We end the French-Canadian part of the show with a group of 3 dance-songsBuy it!
BeauSoleil & Michael Doucet “Valse des Balfa” from Deja Vu (SWALLOW RECORDS www.swallowrecords.com 1990) —The Cajun part of the show opens with a wonderful waltz composed by the Balfa brothers, one of the groups that kept the Cajun style going before the revival.Buy it!
Michael Doucet “Le jig français (feat. BeauSoleil)” from Parlez-nous à boire & More (feat. BeauSoleil) (Arhoolie 1990)Buy it!
Hadley J. Castille “Beau Geste” from Putumayo Presents Cajun (Putumayo 2001)Buy it!
The Jambalaya Cajun Band “Les Flammes D'en Fer” from Putumayo Presents Cajun (putomayo 2001) —this is probably a misprint - the title should be "les flammes d'enfer" - "the flames of Hell"Buy it!
Marce Lacouture “L'Oranger” from Putumayo Presents Cajun (putomayo 2001)Buy it!
Jorge Alcaide, Amanda, Martin Brandqvist, Henrik Cederblom, Stefan Bergman, Sten Källman, Michael Andersson, Lotta Sjolin Ceder “Papa Loko” from Amanda chante Haiti (Footprint Records www.lissafiddle.com 2012) —music from Haiti, arranged by Sten Källman, a Swedish composer and musician/ethnomusicologist and former member of the Swedish Folk group Filarfolket in his youth. He went to Hait, had a life-transforming experience there and has devoted his life since tBuy it!
Sten Källman, Stefan Bergman, Amanda, Martin Brandqvist, Patrick Rydman, Henrik Cederblom, Johan Hogenas & Sanna Kallman “Wangol” from Amanda chante Haiti (Footprint Records www.lissafiddle.com 2012)Buy it!
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