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29/01/2009

Verity Sharp's varied musical selection includes harpist Llio Rhydderch, excerpts from Bach's Art of Fugue, a work for percussion by Chris Corsano, and songs from T-Bone Burnett and Maxine Sullivan.

Track listing:

23:15
Llio Rhydderch: Breuddwyd y frenhines
Album: Melangell
Fflach Tradd CD234H

23:21
Randriamampionana: Paoary
Njava
Album: Vetse
Hemisphere 4 99265 2

23:28
Chris Corsano: What Movement Helps You When You’re Trying to Run Out a Batsman?
Album: The Young Cricketer
Hot Cars Warp Records 11

(Segue)

23:29
Max de Mara: Bee Trilogy - Hive
Album: Classist
Six Inch Records 02

23:32
Peter Bellamy: The Exile’s Song
Taken from the album The Ballads of Peter Bellamy
Free Reed FRRR 16

23:35
Csík Zenekar; János Csík: Shepherd’s Drinking Song & Music to listen to, slow and fast czardas from Kiskunhalas
Album: Ez a Vonat, Ha Elindult, Hadd Menjen…
Fono FA243 2

23:44
Nicolas Repac: Swing Swing
Album: Re-invented
Unknown Public UP 17

23:47
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan: Something to Believe
Album: Sunday At Devil Dirt
V2 Records

(Segue)

00:51
J.S. Bach: Contrapunctus 1
Performed by Glenn Gould
Album: Johan Sebastian Bach - The Art of Fugue
Sony Classical SMK52595

(Segue)

00:55
Bebo Valdés & Diego El Cigala: Inolvidable
Album: Bebo & Cigala - Lagrimas Negras
Ariola 82876559102

00:00
Arturo García: Fandanguillo
Album: Harps from Venezuela II: Arpa Tuyera & Buche
Inedit W 260129

(Segue)

00:02
Piotr Kurek: Pozytywka (Music Box)
Album: Reinvented
Unknown Public UP17

00:06
Trad: Baris
Gamelan Gong Kebyar; Sekolah Tinggi Seni Indonesia; Den Pasar
Album: Bali - Gamelan & Kecak
Nonesuch Explorer Series 7559 79814 2

00:20
David Darling & The Wulu Bunun: Sima Cisbug Bav
Album: Mudanin Kata
Riverboat TUGCD1032

(Segue)

00:24
Warren Ellis & Nick Cave: Down To The Valley
Album: The Proposition
Mute Records CD Stumm 255

00:28
Pärt: Festina Lente
Bournemouth Sinfonietta conducted by Richard Studt
Album: Sanctuary
Virgin Classics 5 45338 2

(Segue)

00:34
The Incredible String Band: Black Jack Davy
Album: I Looked Up
Collectors Choice Music 800 923 1122

00:38
Culture Musical Club: Wacha Yakufike
Album: The Rough Guide to the Music of the Indian Ocean
World Music Network RGNET 1086

00:45
Wahab Madadi: Herati Lullaby
Album: Afghanistan Untouched
Traditional Crossroads 80702 4319 2

(Segue)

00:48
Kreek: Psalm 104 (Bless the Lord, O My Soul)
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Album: Baltic Voices I
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907311

(Segue)

00:50
Arve Henriksen: Ouija
Album: Cartography
ECM 2086 1780116

00:53
Maxine Sullivan: The Folks Who Live On the Hill
Album: Lovely Ladies of Stage and Screen
Legacy CK57711

00:56
Duke Ellington: Kinda Dukish
Album: City Jazz 1953
Chant du Monde 574 1271 80

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