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Song From the Planet
The practice of pilgrimage has never
gone out of fashion in Ireland. Irish faithful still retrace the steps
of their three patron saints, St Patrick, St Brigid, and St. Colmcille.
Hiking to drink the waters of ancient Brigid wells and performing
the traditional barefoot climb of mountain Croagh Patrick.
Contemporary Music from Northern Ireland
Shankill and the Falls
Produced in conjunction with the Northern
Ireland Program at the 2007 Smithsonian Folklife Festival.
If You're Irish
Star of the County Down
orchestral and choral music from Ireland. by Clarendon Street Singers.
Traditional Welsh music from Tudur Morgan.
website : KateRusby.com
Contemporary and traditional Scotch and
French Canadian, singers celebrate Québec
City's 400th Anniversary.
& The April Fishes
Singer/songwriter Rupa is
of Indian heritage who grew-up in the US and the south of France.
Rupa is now a medical doctor who makes music in San Francisco. - "maintenant"
"is about falling in love... and suggests that when love comes
knocking on you door. You should open it, jump off the cliff, and
ask questions later."
Rhythm - world music, culture & lifestyle magazine
Marimba Music of Guatemala
Me Lorena Linda
marimba music of the group Chanpinlandia is steeped in centuries of
tradition. But their particular form took shape around the turn of
the 20th century. Guatemala's national musical instrument.
Mi Niña Lola
Buika is a flamenco-pop singer/songwriter, from Spain, with a voice
full of force yet has jazz soul.
y el Conjunto Toda Rumbero
A Tribute to Gonzalo Asencio
Donde esta los Cubanos? (Where are the Cubans)
music tribute to an unsung hero of Afro-Cuban musical life. known
as Tio Tom, Uncle Tom.
French singer, Jeanne Added, accompanies
Lebonese sax man/jazz composer, Toufic Farroukh.
blast from the past with some of the psychedelic-meets-the-Amazon
music once popular in Peru.
Peruvian born singer Silvia Kane
of Pacifika entrancing sweet voice lives-up to many repeated listenings.
New music from Spain, produced
by Gustavo Santaolalla.
Street Lounge Music
Native Argentinean Natalia Clavier has lived a lifetime of music from
music, from Buenos Aires to Barcelona.
Cecilia Villar Eljuri (Vocals,
Guitars, Songwriter) was
born in Guayaquil, Ecuador and raised in the cultural melting-pot
of New York City, NY.
Kassin from Rio's Zona Sul has
produced recordings by Marissa Monte and Bebel Gilberto and is known
of today's most exciting names in Brazilian music.
in the Dark
Dia De Roda
in the Dark
music from four Brasilian musicians living in NYC.
Live recording featuring Gemini Sun artists: Nicholas Gunn, Loren
Gold, Johannes Linstead, and David Arkenstone.
Heart of the Sky
Artist website: Cedar
Native American Music Award winner, Scott
August plays the Anasazi flute. Its an instrument that was lost for
over a thousand years but newly rediscovered and its mellow sound
once again echos through the sacred canyons of the American Southwest.
Jef Stott is a musical anthropologist, whos
studied with master musicians from Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Iran and
Turkey and an accomplished musician on several traditional Middle
Eastern stringed and percussion instruments.
Pathaan is one of the few UK-based DJs
to have truly crossed the dance/world divide. Pathaan has had numerous
performances across Europe, in Brazil, and New York.
Macire Sylla sings tradition-based songs
of Guinea in the Soussou language.
Made in Dakar
One of the very first traditional griot
songs to be updated sand played by a modern band. This piece shocked
and seduced Dakar audiences in 1968. The lyrics pay homage to an old
benevolent king of Senegal called Papa Ndaiye Ndene.
Forced to Sin
Many Rivers to Cross
of redemption from singer/songwriter Emmanuel Jal who are forced into
servitude as a war child. Read his story on MySpace.
The Garifuna Women's Project
Website : www.cumbancha.com/albums/umalali/
Umalali is an album of indescribable emotion,
strength and beauty. It is an entrancing journey into the heart and
soul of a unique and inspiring Garifuna culture.
Blues roots music of Victor Démé,
recorded at Jungle Studio in Burkina Faso and mastered in Paris.
The Mande Variations
Malian musician, Toumani Diabaté,
recorded the first ever solo kora album in 1988 and is recognized
as the world's leading Kora player. The Mande Variations is his long-awaited
second solo kora recording.
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