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World Beat Playlist for January 2002 - host/producer Mark R. Thomas
Greensleeves is sometime known as "The Olde Year Now Away Has Fled"
Lake of Shadows
The Flight of the Earls - with Lian Neeson
Windham Hill Records
Phil Coulter website
Lake of the Shadows is the name given to one of the most enchanted stretches
of water in Ireland, Lough Swilly in County Donegal.
The Hudson Chamber Ensemble
Joan of Arc - Musica Mystica
Veri Floris - Anonymous
Chacra Alternative Music
Music from Saint-Laurent Quebec, Canada (US/CAN 1-877-335-0245)
**** My highest recommendations: a beautiful production with inspired liner
notes on the history of St Joan of Arc.
R. Carlos Nakai
Native American Flute accompanied by lush string arrangements
Ka Makani 'Ula 'ula
Dancing Cat Records
World Beat - Pick
of the Month
Keola Beamer has helped to breathe new life into one of the world's great acoustic
guitar traditions, the Hawaiian slack key guitar (ki hö'alu). The roots
of slack key guitar can be traced to the 1830's when the guitar was first brought
to the Islands by Spanish and Mexican cowboys. Soliloquy is Keola Beamers fifth
Dancing Cat release and contains nine original compositions. (release date Jan.
To Honor A Queen - The Music of Lili'uokalani
Ahe Lau Makani
Dancing Cat Records
Hawai'i's beloved Queen Lili'uokalani
wrote many lovely melodies suited for the slack key guitar including the well
known tune "Aloha 'Oe." Slack Key guitarist, Ozzie Kotani performs
thirteen solo arrangements of the Queen's melodies.
Land of Trees
New music from New Zealand featuring native birds & steel string
guitar: Winner of the NAV Music Awards
¡Spiritual - Spiritual!
Matador De Sa Pena
B-Tribe gives new meaning to the classic, Matador De Sa Pena by Joaquin Rodrigo
Music for the Spirit
- New Moon
Some luscious nouveau flamenco from the album "Café Ole" by
Alhambra (2001 nights)
Yin Yang Records
Levi Chen plays a solo duet simultaneously on the Chinese harp known as the
Gu Zheng and a Fender Stratocaster, a sound which Levi calls Liquid Gardens.
It is an east-west fusion of ancient and contemporary sounds. Sit back and
relax in this yin-yang groove
Asian Drums II
The Secrets of Bamboo
Portrait of the Goddess - Musical Mythology
Celeste Alayne composes songs dedicated to the many goddesses of mythology:
Gaia, Morgan Le Fay, White Tara, Kuan Yin, Mara, Changing Woman, Isis,
Gwenhwyear, Oshun and this is her tribute to the Hindu Goddess, Sarasvati.
Canyon Records Artists
William Horncloud, Frank Afraid of Horses, Ben Sitting
Up & Cliff Sarde
- Lakota Love Song
was born in 1905 the namesake
of his grandfather who had been killed in the Wounded Knee massacre. He
learned to sing as a boy from the Lakota elders of his community. He was
noted for his strong voice and the clarity of his words his singing reflects
the strength of the Lakota people. William Horncloud recorded the lead vocals
for Lakota Love Song in 1954. This recording revives a timeless love song
for today's global audience.
Harry Belafonte Presents
The Long Road to Freedon: An
Anthology of Black Music
I'll Never Turn
Back No Mo' & excerpts from Dr. King Speech
Playlist from Live Broadcast 05 January 2002
Host/Producer, Board Operator & Web: Mark
Modified: 05 Jan. 2002; MRT
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