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November 07, 1998

Øystein Sevåg
Global House

Song From the Planet
Windham Hill Records
We began with music from Norwegian musician, Øystein Sevåg.
* My World Beat intro theme song since it's release in 1995

Davy Spillane
The Sea of Dreams
River of Gems
The Dreaming of the Bones
My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme form "Titanic")
Davy Spillane, master of the Uilleann pipes and low whistles.

Women of the World: Celtic
Maire Brennan (of Clannad) - Against the Wind
Mary Black
- Treasure Island
Karen Matheson (of Capercaillie) - Dark Alan (from Rob Roy)
Máire Breatnach - Breatnach Abú

Putumayo World Music
A blend of Cuban & African traditions

Dick Gaughan
Redwood Cathedral
Turn, Turn, Turn (Pete Seeger)

Appleseed Recordings
A great singer from Scotland

Hector Zazou
Lights in the Dark
Seacht Suailce Na Maighdine Muire
(Seven Joys of the Virgin Mary)
Achaini An Ghra
(Requests of Love)
(Tomb of Every Hope)

Lead vocals:
Breda Mayock- Katie McMahon - Lasairfhiona Ni Chonaola


Wicklow Records
Finnish Music Website

Sanna Kurki-Suonio
Sadelaulu (A Rain Song)

New music from Finland

Roussa Eanan (Russian Land)
Ulla Pirttijärvi
Anárjohka (Anárjohka river)
Ráhkisvuoda gidda
Hilddá Louhti (Hilda's Song)

Joik, frame-drum music from Norway. Joik lyrics, though used sparsely, contain the wisdom and experience of the Sami culture, passed down from generation to generation.

Hildá's song

hilda jo little girl jo
mother's jo little girl well jo
in the ánnejo-mountain
she's tending the reindeer
in the ohcejo-river
she's already fishing

words and tune ulla pirttijärvi

(loosely translates:far-away,remote)

The ledgendary Chilean group, Inti-Illimani celebrates thirty years of making Andean music together with their new CD, "Lejania ."

Inti-Illimani means sun-mountain in one of the Bolivian Indian dialects
Inti-Illimani representation


Canto Al Monte (son montuno)
Con Mana Se Rompe (son)


Rhythm & Smoke
The Cuba Sessions
- Cantinero De Cuba (trio)

Global Disc

I am a Gypsy

Ella Es Mi Sueño


The Album II

Salma Ya Salama (Arabic Version)
Me Encuentro En Tu Desierto (Sahara)
Somos Gitanos

Astor Place Recordings

Omar Faruk Tekbilek
Mystical Garden
Other Side of the River

Celestial Harmonies

Turkish Ney,

Djivan Gasparyan & Michael Brook
Black Rock
Take My Heart

Djivan Gasparyan is one of Armenia's greatest musicians and the formost living master of the duduk ( an ancient oboe like instrument) A professor at Yerevan Conservatory, he has educated a whole generation of duduk players.

Gabrielle Roth & The Mirrors
featuring Boris Grebenshikov
Seven Line Prayer

Raven Records
sung by ledgendary Russian Rocker Boris Grebenshikov

Yugchen Lhamo
Coming Home

Ngak Pai Metog
(A song dedicated to His Holiness, The Dalai Lama)


New music fromproduced by Hector Zazou for Peter Gabriel's Realworld Record Label.

The female vacalist,Yungchen Lhamo, grew up in poverty in Tibet until the time that she, like so many other Tibetans, escaped over the Himalayas on foot. She carries the hope of freedom for Tibet in her heart and mind. Her songs are her contribution toward world awareness of the Tibetan struggle for freedom.

Stay tuned for Afropop World Wide hosted by George Collinet

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Live Broadcast of November, 07 1998
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