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World Beat Playlist for August 2001 - host/producer Mark R. Thomas
Maighread & Triona Ni Dhomnaill
with Dónul Lunny
Indir an Dá Sholas - "between the two lights"
Green Linnet Records
Some lovely Irish songs by the sisters Maighread &
Triona Ni Dhomnaill of Rannafast, Co. Donnegal.
My Heart Belongs to Scotland
Steve McDonald explores the soul-touching history of the demise of the Highland
Clans. "The Clearances" saw the diaspora of Scotland's people to Nova
Scotia, the United States, and down-under to "The Ends of the Earth"
Australia and New Zealand
Jeff Johnson & Brian Dunning
The Enduring Story
Sleeping with the Gods of Love - Celtic Trance II
Sleeping with the Gods of Love
Karen Tweed & Timo Alakotila
Soulfull Nordic acoustic music
Cape of Good Hope
Cape of Good Hope
Dedicated to the spirit of voyaging into the unknown in the quest for a better
Red House Records
Next up, a song of congratulations go out tonight to Kirby Puckett
for his induction today in to the Baseball Hall of Fame:
Minnesota musician Peter Ostrusko says, "Even when the Minnesota
Twins were in a losing season, it was always a pleasure to go to the ballpark
to watch Kirby play. When he said his last farewell to the game, it was truly
a sad day in Mudville." Peter Ostrushko lovingly strums his Mandolin, in his
tribute to Kirby. This is "Puckett's Farewell."
On Quattro Piemontesi Fiamma is joined by a choir of modine (women workers
who picked rice in the fields of Northern Italy)
Tonight, I dedicate this song to a fictional character a woman of the Piedmont
of Northern Italy who is the grandmother of Jacopo Belbo from Umberto Eco's
Book Foucault's Pendulum.
EgyptiCat - "Ancient
Egypt Comes Alive On The Timeless Mbira"
The timeless music of the Mbira, also known as the thumb piano, had its origin
in ancient West Africa. EgyptiCat is performed on the modern keyboard thumb
piano, invented byBill Wesley with sounds spanning span five octaves.
Ma Vie 2 Foi
World Beat - Pick
of the Month
Cheb Mami has spent years expanding the boundaries of Algerian Räi and
making it into a true international music.
"Cheb Mami is one of the greatest voices in world music today - Sting"
electronic music from Electroshock Records studio in Moscow
R.Carlos Nakai & AmoChip Dabney
Edge of the Century
My Way of Life
Native American flutes of R.
combine with the saxaphone, synthesizer and bass of AmoChip
Dabney to create a new musical soundspace which merges Native American And African
American sound designs.
Voices Across the Canyon - A Canyon Records Collection
- Cheii Littleben's Line Dance Song
- We Are Here
- Medicine Dream
Canyon Records specializes in recording traditional and contempory Native American
music and is celebrating their 50th Anniversary.
- Le Cha Cha Cha
- Hi Hello
Higher Octave World
A new collection of Latin Alternative
Juan Pablo Torres
Son Que Chévare - A Cool Son
José Belén Santana
Juan Pablo Torres is one of Cuba's most prominent jazz innovators
The American debut recording Khadja, a of native Burundi, singing in French
and Swahili and Kirundi.
Long before soukous filled dancefloors in Europe and Africa, even before there
was Congolose rumba, there was Antoine ëWendo' Kolosoy. He was one of the first
artists to record in the Congo, and at 75 he's still making albums, as Marie
Louise revisits some of his early hits, accompanied by a young band.
Playlist from Live Broadcast 04 August 2001
Host/Producer, Board Operator & Web: Mark
Modified: 04 August 2001; MRT
<URL http://www.mnsu.edu/kmsufm/wbpl/WB01-08.html >