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Verity Sharp

1 hour, 45 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 12 May 2009

Presented by Verity Sharp. Including samples of the sounds of the African biram, the South American charango and the French barrel organ, and a celebration of the 75th anniversary of the birth of Robert Moog, inventor of the Moog synthesiser.

Trad arr. Di Naye Kapeleye: Hangu and Freylachs From Podoly
Di Naye Kapelye
Album: Rough Guide to Klezmer
World Music Network RGNET 1047

Bingen: O Virtus Sapientie
Performed By Kronos Quartet
Album: Early Music
Nonesuch 7559 79457 2


A Filetta: Treblinka
Album: Bracanà

Tom James Scott: Elephants
Album: School and Rivers
Bo Weevil WEAVIL 32 CD

Mísia: Joana Rosa
Album: Ruas
Opendisc 531656 2


Amàlia Rodrigues: Carmencita
Album: Casa do Fado
Iris Music 3001 960


Michael Copley (bamboo flute) & Peter Martin (charango): Bailecito de Procession
Album: There and Back Again
Seaview Music SMCD 007370

Govin: Le Supplice de la Roue
Pierre Charial (barrel organ); Valentin Clastirer (hurdy gurdy); Pierre Olivier Govin (bass clarinet); François Meruille (percussion)
Album: Folklore Moderne
Collectif Polysons DDC 066


J.S. Bach arr. Carlos: Prelude and Fugue No. 2 in C minor
Performed By Wendy Carlos (Moog synthesiser)
Album: Switched On Bach II
East Side Digital ESD 81422


Tosca: My First
Album: No Hassle
!K7 Records K7235 CD

Amy Beach: Serenade Serenade (Transcription of R.Strauss’s Ständchen)
Performed By Kirsten Johnson, piano
Album: Amy Beach - Piano Music Volume 2
Guild GMCD 7329

Paul Robeson (voice) & Alan Booth (piano): Wanderer
Album: On My Journey - Paul Robeson’s Independent Recordings
Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD40178


John Fairhurst: On The Run
Album: Joys of Spring
Humble Soul HS 204

Gunn/Pohjonen/Mastelotto: Fragile Sun & Kataklasm
Album: Quiver
Rockadillo Records ZENCD 2125


Malam Mamane Barka: Bulanga
Album: Mamane Barka
World Music Network LC 11067

Francesco Tristano (piano) & Rami Khalifé (piano): The Melody
Album: Not For Piano
InFiné Music IF 1001

Trad arr. Stefanov: Altun Maro (Golden Mara)
Perunika Trio (Eugenia Georgieva/Victoria Mancheva/Victoria Evstatieva)
Album: Introducing Perunika Trio
World Music Network INTRO 109CD


Tim van Eyken (melodeon) & Robert Harbron (concertina): Poynton
Album: One Sunday Afternoon
Beautiful Jo Records BEJOCD 34


Frédéric Paris (clarinet); Gilles Chabenet (hurdy-gurdy); Maarten Decombel, (mandola); Wim Claeys (accordion): Les Moissons
Album: Live En Flandres
Wild Boar Music WBM 21070

Benjamin Brunel: We Must Be
Album: Famous For Being Famous
Brunel Records


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