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Good evening and welcome to the
The World Beat
...I'm Mark Thomas and during the next two hours we will be hearing an eclectic World Music soundscape featuring:
Bill Whelan & The Riverdance Irish
Reel Around The Sun
The Heart's Cry ( Anuna Irish Choral Group )
The Countess Cathleen / Women of the Sidhe
Caoineadh Cú Chulainn (Lament) Davy Spillane
Celtic Heartbeat / ATLANTIC
We begin with music from Bill Whelan's "Riverdance" featuring The Riverdance Irish Dance Troop, the Irish Choral group, Anuna, and a wonderful Irish Lament by Davey Spillane on his hand crafted Uillean pipes
Straw into Gold
Red Biddy Records
A story song I associate with some of the fine older gentlemen I've known who helped to make this country great and inspire positive outlook in my own life.
King of the Faeries
"King of the Faeries" is an ancient, magical, Irish harp set called depicting the march of the faeries, as they pass by and fade away into the distance.
Red Biddy Records
Tommy Makem accompanied by Aíne Minogue on Irish Harp, Ireland is a salute to the small green island that has sent its disproportionate cultural contributions reverberating around the world
A soulful melody by Irish fiddler , named Maudabaum Chapel, after a church in Ireland's Cavan parish.
The Cutting of Branches for a Temporary Shelter
An 1970's Nonesuch Explorer Series published by
The complete performance of "The cutting of Branches for a Temporary Shelter" recorded in 1972 at Highfields Salisbury.
Dr. Paul Berliner,
Resident Scholar MSU / Q-7 "Worlds of Thought"
May 12-16, 1997
E Ku'u : Morning Dew
Dancing Cat Record
The evocative music of Hawaiian slack key guitar, played from the heart and soul through the fingers, flowing with warm tropical images. The slack key guitar is truly one of the great acoustic guitar traditions in the world.
The music of the Hawaiian slack key masters series is produced by George Winston on the Dancing Cat Record label.
A worldwide world music hit based in a modified Rondo form and using an phonetic text in an invented language with the words viewed as instrumental sounds
1992 #1 Hit single in France; The Ocarina is a small native wind instrument has ancient origins. Terra cotta ocarinas the size of figs have been found in Italy dating from 1,500 B.C.
Pangaea World Orchestra
A Musical Feast
Dancing Bear Records
Recuerdos de la Alhambra
World Class / Hearts of Space
Gino's version of the famous classical piece
Wonderful female vocals from Finland. Jacket contains complete Finnish lyrics with English translation.
In the Silver Glow
Music for the native american flute, eagle bone whistle, voice and acoustic guitar
Music of the Baka Pigmies of Cameroon playing the ngombi (forest harp) "Begin segue to Georges Collinet & AfroPop Worldwide"
Different Colors / One People
A modern classic by South African reggae musician, Lucky Dube
Iron Lion Zion (12" mix)
Tuff Gong Records
Reggae Icon Bob Marley in a 7 minute remix
Modified: 04 May 1997 MRT
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