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World Beat - Playlist for August 1, 2003 - host/producer Mark R. Thomas

Øystein Sevåg
Global House
Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records

Various Artists

The Real Scotland – Music from Contemporary Caledonia
Alasdair Fraser & Paul Machlis: Ruileadh Cailleach, Sheatadh Cailleach/ The Bird’s Nest/Harris Dance
Cilla Fisher: Norlan Wind
World Village
Harmonia Mundi
Pianist, composer, arranger Wagner Tiso has been part of the Brazilian music scene for over twenty five years and has a discography of 23 albums.


Amethystium artist website
Amesthesium is lead by Norwegian musician Oystein Ramfjord
file this CD under Ambient/ New Age


Agnus Dei
Pater Patriae
Intentcity Records
Based in Berlin, Lesiem has a 50 year history of Gregorian chant.

Kristi Stassinopoulos
The Secret of the Rocks

Tinder Records
A musical goddess sings songs of contemporary Greece

Les Yeux Noirs

World Village
Harmonia Mundi
Russian & French Gypsy/Yiddish music

Solomon & Socalled

Freylekhs Far De Kale
Spring Hill Music
Lives of a Cell

American Love Affair
Vital Records
A musical goddess sings songs of contemporary Greece

 Putumayo Presents
Salsa Around the World

Havana Mambo: – Malanina (Italy)
Apurimac: Forest Flower (Greece)
Shaan: Mana Janab Ne Pukara Nahin (India)
Putumayo World Music
an incredible collection of Salsa sounds from around the world, including Scotland, Italy, Greece, Morocco, Senegal, India, Japan, Cameroon, Finland and Haiti

Robert Gass & On Wings of Song

Santa Maria
Spring Hill Music
eight extended chants, from the world’s leading spiritual traditions: Santa Maria is from a 14th Century Spanish manuscript containing more thatn 400 chants and songs, called the “Cantiga de Loor”

Rough Guide

American Roots
( original roots legends of the USA)
Claire Lynch: Children of Abraham
Rough Guide
also featuring: Ralph Stanley, Big mama Thornton, Koko Taylor, Muddy Waters, Bill Monroe, Ricky Skaggs, Pete Seeger, Flaco Jimenez

John Wubbenhorst & Facing East with Subash Chandran & Ganesh Kumar
Facing Beloved

Continuous Celebration
cool Indian music featuring South Indian Drum Masters Subash Chandran & Ganesh Kumar
 Bappi Lahiri  
Bappiwood Remixes

Aaj Ka Arjun:  Gori Hai Kalaiya
Haatkari: Disco Station
Tinder Records

Debashish Battacharya & Bob Brozman
Bahu Dur Dur
World Music.net
Music of the Hindustani slide guitar, charango and Hawaiian guitar; tabla, percussion & vocal
artist website: Bob Brozman & Debashish Battacharya


New World Music
Recorded in Melbourne Australia with field recordings in Nepal and Prague
Amanaska is an Australian world-music chill-out group
Amanaska, a Sanskrit term referring to the perfect balance of restfulness, alertness and strength that can be achieved through the practice of yoga.

 Arnaldo Antunes, Carlinhos Brown and Marisa Monte

Velha Infancia
Artist websites:
Arnaldo Antunes
Carlinhos Brown
Marisa Monte

new music from Brazil music, by a collaboration of three solo artists - **** my highest World Music Rating
World Beat Pick of the Month

O Gato E O Canario
Harmonia Mundi
music of the choro, an enduring Brazilian song form dating from 1870

Batata Y Su Rumba Palenquera
Radio Bakongo

The music of AfroColumbian music from San Basilo de Palenque the legenday village of the Cimarrons, spiritual capital of AfroColumbia, the home to run away slaves it is a village is whose descendants of Africans who were never slaves.

Wagner Tiso
Brazilian Scenes – featuring Salif Keita
Brazilian Scenes
World Village
Harmonia Mundi
Pianist, composer, arranger Wagner Tiso has been part of the Brazilian music scene for over twenty five years and has a discography of 23 albums.

 Rough Guide Music
The Rough Guide to Salsa Puerto Rico

Tito Puente & his Latin Jazz All-Stars: Expresso Por Favor
Nava: Mujer Boricua
Rough Guide

 Various Artists
Smooth Africa – Exploring the Soul

Lady Smith Black Mambazo: Abezizwe “Uniting Nations Together”
Shaluza Max: Mangast
Heads Up
smooth-African vocals and instrumental jazz from a variety of artists; relaxing music to keep you in a mellow mood through many spins (four stars- a best-buy)

Vusi Mahlasela

The Voice 
Silang Mabele
ATO Records
Artist Website: Vusi Mahlasela

 Stars of Mali
Mali Lolo
Ko Kan Ko Sata Doumbia: On the River
Toumani Diabate & Ballake Sissoko: Cheikhna Demba
Les Escrocs: Pirates (Pee-ra-tee)
Smithsonian Folkways
a showcase of the preeminent musicians at the forefront of Mali’s modern musical renaissance
Pirates is a song about music piracy run rampant in Mali where most recordings, sold in the marketplace, have been pirated and musicians hardly see any profit from their recordings.

Oliver Mtukudzi
The Oliver Mtukudzi Collection

Putumayo World Music
a wonderful collection of songs by Oliver Mtukudzi (four stars –best-buy)

Rumba Congolaise
El Congo Brazzaq Kin
El Congo
Marabi Productions

 Mairy Lepiera
Teno Heke
Mif Ankatiava
Tinder Records

Putumayo Presents
Dreamland – World Lullabies & Soothing Songs

Erick Manana: – Ny Fitiavako An’i Mama (Madagascar)
Putumayo World Music
a collection of gentle and calming songs, from around the world

Thomas Mapfumo& the Blacks Unlimited

Toi Toi
Anonymous Web Productions 

Various Artists

Drop the Debt
Teofila Chantre & Cesaria Exora; Quem pode (Cape Verde)
Zedess : Cadeau empoisonne (Burkina Faso) 
World Village
Harmonia Mundi

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Playlist from Broadcast August 1, 2003
Host/Producer, Board Operator & Web: Mark R. Thomas
Modified: August 1. 2003; MRT

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