Folks of the World (Music)
Sun Oct 17th 2010 8.00am–10.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
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!
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!
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