Something Understood: Homesickness
This programme was written and presented by Mark Tully and the readers are Simon Tcherniak, John Sessions, Lance Guma and Imogen Stubbs.
Bela Bartok, Three Hungarian Folk songs, 1: Rubato; Balazs Snokolay Bartok: Mikrokosmos (Selections) Naxos
Irving Berlin “ Home again blues”, cd “Runnin Wild”, ASV CDAJA 5017, tr. 17,Original Dixieland Jazz band
Isaac Freeman `I’ve Got Heaven on my mind` from `Isaac Freeman and the Blue Bloods, Beautiful Stars`
Arvo Part, “My Heart’s in the Highlands”, Stephen Layton, Polyphony Triodion
Cesaria Evora, Sodade: Cesaria Evora and Bonga Label: Lusafrica
Herbert Sumsion “In Exile”, cd. “English Choral tradition”, Worcester Cathedral choir, dir Donald Hunt, GRIFFIN GCCD4043, tr. 4.
George Orwell, Shooting an Elephant; Secker and Warburg 1968
John Clare - “The Flitting”, from John Clare, ed. Geoffrey Grigson, pub RKP
Brian Chikwava `Harare North` Jonathan Cape 2009
Carol Ann Duffy, “Homesick” from “Carol Ann Duffy, Selected Poems”, Picador, 2004
Cliff Ashby, “A stranger in this land”, found in “The New Oxford book of Christian Verse”, ed Donald Davie, pub OUP
T.S.Eliot – End of East Coker from “Four Quartets”, Faber.