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Charlie Gillett

1 hour, 45 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 03 July 2009

Charlie Gillett presents a session with Angolan singer Bonga, as well as an interview with producer Mark Johnson, whose recording project Playing for Change has united street musicians from around the world.

World on 3

Presented by Charlie Gillett
Produced by Felix Carey

Tel 020 7765 4661
Fax 020 7765 5052
e-mail world.routes@bbc.co.uk

Friday 3rd July

Album: Imidiwan (companions)

Cadillac Jack
Andrew Williams
Album: Songs of the City: Chicago
EMI 7243 539459 2

Album: Konkani Songs: music from Goa, Made in Bombay
Trikont O395

Maria Lisboa
Amália Rodrigues
Album: The Art of Amalia
EMI Hemisphere 7243 4 95771 2

In Session

Bonga (voice/dikanza)
Djepson (guitar/backing vocals)

Bonga: Bairro
BBC Recording by Andrew Smilie, Maida Vale, 2009.

Bonga: Mona Kingi Xica
BBC Recording by Andrew Smilie, Maida Vale, 2009.

Stand by me
Playing for change
Album: Playing for change
Wrasse Records WRASS 242

Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
Paul Simon (with Ladysmith Black Mambazo)
Album: Paul Simon's Greatest Hits
Warner WE833

Geoffrey Gurrumul
Album: Gurrumul
Skinnyfish SFGU080201

I've Been Loving You Too Long (live)
Otis Redding
Album: Live in Paris & London
Volt STX 30892

Sextet (Oo)
Album: More Moondog
Honest Jons Records HJRCDDJ106

Victor Deme
Album: Victor
Chapa Blues CPCD01

Group Doueh
Album: Guitar Music from Western Sahara
Sublime Frequencies SF030CD

Amalucada Vida
Manu Chao
Album: La Radiolina
Because 34 26092

War/No More Trouble
Playing for Change
Album: Playing for Change
Wrasse WRASS242

In Session:

Bonga: Omen de Saco
BBC Recording by Andrew Smilie, Maida Vale, 2009.

Bonga: Mulemba Xangola
BBC Recording by Andrew Smilie, Maida Vale, 2009.

Malaika (My Angel)
Miriam Makeba (with Harry Belafonte)
Album: Essential Recordings
Manteca MANTDBL502

El Dorado
17 Hippies
Album: El Dorado
Hipster HIP013

Album: Liberte
Wrasse WRASS 239


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