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playlist for November 6, 2004
host/producer Mark R. Thomas

Øystein Sevåg
Global House

Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records


Keyed Up
Artist website: Väsen
Keyed Up is a set of all original tunes from Väsen, four great Swedish musicians: Olov Johansson, on the nyckelharpa (a keyed fiddle unique to Sweden), Mikael Marin, on viola, Roger Tallroth, on guitar, and André Ferrari, on percussion.
Nordic Roots Festival

Weather in the Heart
Weather in the Heart (title track)
I&E Records
Artist website: Carmina
Carmina is the Celtic contemporary singer songwriter duo of Rob King and Pippa Marland.

Blackmore’s Night
Ghost of a Rose

Be Mine Tonight
Artist website: Blackmore's Night
New music from Ritchie Blackmore and Candice Night

Hugh Morrison
Feet to the Floor

March, Strathspey & Reel
Dun Eistein Productions
Artist website: Hugh Morrison
Hugh Morrison is from the town of Wick, in the far north of Scotland. He served his musical apprenticeship with the Tain Scottish Dance Band and quickly made has name an exponent of the three-row button key accordian. Here he is on a medley titled "March, Strathspey & Reel."

Jenifer Cutting's Ocean Orchestra
Ocean - Songs for the Night Sea Journey

Out on the Ocean / Rolling Waves
The Sands of Time
Sun Sign Records
Artist website: Jennifer Cutting
Seven years ago, Jennifer Cutting embarked on journey best described, in the works of Joseph Cambell, as the Night Sea Journey. She returned to her home port with the music of Ocean, Songs of the Night Journey
World Beat Pick of the Month

Catherine Bratavsky Ensemble
Chartres, The Path of the Soul

March, Strathspey & Reel
Dun Eistein Productions
This cd was recorded during five nights, in the space of the Chartres labyrinth. It contains some of the most beautiful chants and pilgrim songs of the period when Chartres Cathedral was constructed,

Seven Sisters
artists website: Soundician
The duo of Kit and Odette live somewhere in the north of England, near a place called Copt Hill, a neolithic burial site with seven trees, known as the seven sisters, growing from the top of the mound.

Bill Leslie
Peaceful Journey - A Celebration of North Carolina
Quaker Meadows
Bill Leslie composes melodies to celebrate his love of scenic and diverse landscapes and communities of North Carolina.

Darko Rundek & Cargo Orkestar
Ruke - La Comédie Des Sens


Sjaj Sto Izdaje - "Shine that betrays" (IZDA-UU)
Darko Rundek hails from Zagreb/Croatia and emigrated to Paris, in the nineties, during the Balkan Wars. Listening to Darko Rundek & Cargo Orkestar Middle-European music is a wake-up experience.

compiled by Robert Gass
Instrumental Dreams - The World's Most Beautiful Flute Music
Omar Faruk Tekbilek: Moment of Doubt
Spring Hill Music
tunes for the flute, drawn from around the world.

Johannes Linstead
Earthscape Music
Artist website: Johannes Linstead
nouveau flamenco guitar style, Johannes is also a talented
multi-instrumentalist, playing piano, mandolin, bouzouki, bass, wood flute

Ed Johnson & Novo Tempo
Movimento (title track)
Cumulus Records

Jamie Bonk
My World
If This Is Love
Bonk Productions
Jamie Bonk plays guitar in a range of styles, from jazz to flamenco. The song "My World" is jazz guitar tune that plays like a fresh ocean breeze. Jamie is also an expressive singer/songwriter... his song If this is Love is a good vibration and message beaming to you over the radio wave.


Rumba Nuevo
Bolero Records
Artist website: Armik
The sounds of brilliant, driving rhythms of new compositions for the flamenco guitar...

Mariana Montalvo
Piel de Aceituna

Sud' Americano

Harmonia Mundi/World Village
Le Loup Du Faubourg

Marta Gómez
Cantos De Agua Dulce

La Finca - (Marta's composition capturing her childhood memories of life her family farm in Columbia)
La Flor

Columbian singer songwriter, Marta Gómez, is inspired by the collective musical soul of South America. With her velvety voice and jazz infused arrangements Marta Gómez takes indeginous South American folk song into a contemporary realm .

Putumayo World Music
Music from the Chocolate Lands
Dobet Gnahoré(Doh-Bay gna oh RAY) : Kakou - Ivory Coast
Teresa Bright: Tihore Mai Te Rangi- Hawaii
Putumayo Records

compiled by Shiva Rea
Shakti Rhythms - Flow with the Pulse of Life
Jai Uttal - Durga Pahima
Sounds True
music for yoga, meditation and relaxation.... this is master of Sarod and chant, Jai Uttal.

John McDowell
Speaking the Mama Tongue
Dun Gabow
Raven Recordings
Artist website: John McDowell & Mama

Putumayo World Music
World Reggae
Apache Indian: Om Numah Shivaya (India/UK)
Putumayo Records
Irresistible reggae rhythms fused with musical traditions from around the world

Stephen Kent
Oil & Water

Oil & Water is dedicated to World Peace and the spirit of cooperation among all people.

Take out the Fences

Take out the Fences
Ayelevi No Ku
Caveman Records
artists website: Yawo
We'll be hearing the title track of Minneapolis-based singer songwriter, Yawo, who hails from Togo West Africa and dedicates his new cd, "Take out the Fences," to peace-and-freedom-loving people around the world.

Mory Kanté

artists website: Mory Kanté
Sabou is an all-acoustic release by legendary West African singer and kora player, Mory Kanté, the first African musician to sell a million singles with, Yéké Yéké, which topped the European charts in 1988.

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