Music from the Hills (Music)
Sun Feb 13th 2011 4.00pm–6.00pm
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
Aynur Haşhaş “Keçe Kurdan/Kürt kızı” from Keçe Kurdan (Kalan www.kalan.com 2004)Buy it!
The Kamkars “Rebuar” from Music from Kurdistan (Mariposa 1999) —this is, specifically, Kurdish music from the Urban tradition of Iran. All of this group's CDs are excellentBuy it!
Zohreh Jooya & Hamid Golestani “Zim Zim” from Songs from Afghanistan (Taraneh) —this can be purchased or downloaded from a number of sites. I bought the CD from a Persian music site, but it is available for download at http://www.radiojavan.com/store/album/Zohreh-Jooya-Hamid-Golestani-Ensemble-AfghanBuy it!
Zohreh Jooya & Hamid Golestani “Dokhtare Kuchi” from Songs from Afghanistan (Taraneh)Buy it!
The Afghan Music Project “A Rose Among Ruins” from The Afghan Music Project (Afghan Music Project 2005)Buy it!
Habib Khan “demonstration of the morchang” from Rajasthani Folk Music (Saydisc 1992)Buy it!
Askar Khan, Gani Khan, Habib Khan & Ramjan Khan “Roupnager Su Raj” from Rajasthani Folk Music (Saydisc 1992)Buy it!
Sayeri Sapera and group “Kalyo” from Musafir (Blue Flame 1992)Buy it!
Murad Khan “Barnawa” from Musafir (Blue Flame 1997) —this played on a flute with a drone. You can see these played on YouTube by typing "Morchang" into the search engineBuy it!
Sayeri Sapera, Bachu Khan, and group “Baba Ramdev” from Musafir - Gypsies of Rajasthan (Blue Flame 1997)Buy it!
Lead vocalists: Saraswati Devi Dhandhada and Heeralal Dhandhada “Ek Bar Piya Marward Jaojo” from Mahala The Palace (navras 2003) —more music from RajasthanBuy it!
(unkown Nepalese musicians) “Talko Machha” from Samamutu - Nepali folk tunes (music Nepal Kathmandu (cassette))Buy it!
Salamat Sadïkova “Ay nuru” from Salamat Sadikova, The Voice of Kyrgyzstan (Frequency Glide www.frequencyglide.com 2001) —this excellent CE is available on line at the label addressBuy it!
Salamat Sadïkova “keçki eskerüü” from Salamat Sadikova, The Voice of Kyrgyzstan (Frequency Glide www.frequencyglide.com 2001)Buy it!
Chirgilchin “Doshpoulour” from Aryskan's Wind (Pure Nature Music 1999)Buy it!
Alash Ensemble “Dynggyldai” from Alash (Alash Ensemble)Buy it!
Asep Kosasih & Imas Permas “Bubuka, Rajah Kunsari” from Tembang Sunda (Nimbus 1993) —this music dates from pre-Islamic times in West Java (along the Sunda straight)Buy it!
The Tahitian Choir “Te Ture a Te Ariki” from Tahitian Choir Vol. II: Rapa Iti (Shanachie Entertainment www.shanachie.com 2005) —this is an untutored traditional group from Oparo (Rapa Iti) which is a Pacific IslandBuy it!
The Tahitian Choir “Te Moko” from Tahitian Choir Vol. II: Rapa Iti (Shanachie Entertainment www.shanachie.com 2005) —this is a song about a giant Lizard that was creating chaos and eating the island's people, and how the warrior Tana lured the lizard into a trap and killed it. Notice the high descant and the dropping of pitch at the end of phrases.Buy it!
group from Oparo (Rapa Iti) “Tarema” from The Tahitian Choir (Triloka 1992) —this is the cult recording that started it all... - the same folkloristBuy it!
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