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Verity Sharp

Verity Sharp presents music from Tibet and Mexico, alongside a track from Fife singer James Yorkston's new album of British folk songs.

Also Diabolus in Musica performing the early Renaissance music of Guillaume Dufay, the traditional music of Brittany played on bombarde and organ, and Solisti New York performing Vermont Counterpoint by Steve Reich.

Track List:

Frigg: Kotkanpää
Album: Frigg
Northside NSD 6079

James Yorkston & The Big Eyes Family Players: Martinmas Time
Album: Folk Songs
Domino WIGCD 236P

Mahasoa (kabosy); Ivoseha Bernadette (langoro); Rasoanome, Blandine & Zanamasinae Claudine (kantsa); Remanindry (whistle): Gorodo
Album: Madagascar - Pays Antandroy
Ocora France C560077

Vorivoatsy (lead vocal); Sambiasy (voice); Mazoto (voice & armpit rhythm): Kidiboky
Album: Madagascar - Pays Antandroy
Ocora France C560077

Samuel Brooks: Quittin’ Time Song
Album: Negro Work Songs and Calls
Rounder CD 1517


The Country Gentlemen: I Am A Pilgrim
Album: Classic Southern Gospel
Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40137


Martin Simpson (guitar); Joe Weed (violin): To Be A Pilgrim
Album: A Closer Walk With Thee
Gourd Music GM 117


Yonder: Single Man Blues
Album: Yonder
Rootsy 010

Castello: Second Sonata
Maya Homburger (baroque violin); Barry Guy (bass)
Album: Dakryon
Maya Recordings MCD 0501

Arpex: El Huilotero
Album: ¡Tierra Caliente!
Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40536

Danza de Moctezuma: Son de Macustepetia
Album: Mexico: The Huasteca: Dances and Huapangos
Ocora C 560180


Dufay: Se Le Face Ay Pale
Performed By Diabolus in Musica; Julien Ferrando
Album: Mille Bonjours!
Alpha 116

Unnamed Lute Players & Dancers: Dra-nyen Shab-dro
Album: Dhama Suna
Erato 06301 90642

Steve Reich: Vermont Counterpoint
Performed By Solisti New York
Album: Adams/Reich
Red Line Classics 5 72994 2

Women of Gbiné: Marie-Anne’s Yeli – Liquindi (water drums)
Album: Baka in the Forest
Mad Hatter Music MAHA CD29


Penny Burns: From An Empty House
Album: Sample Selection


Rokia Traoré: Dounia
Album: Tchamantché
Nonesuch 7559 79934 5

Chopin: Etude No. 3 in E (Op. 10)
Performed By Maurizio Pollini
Album: Frédéric Chopin, Etudes etc
Deutsche Grammophon 431 221 2


Herbert Howells: Like As The Hart Desireth The Waterbrooks
Performed By The Choir of King’s College, Cambridge directed by Stephen Cleobury with Christopher Hughes (organ)
Album: English Anthems
EMI CDC 7 54418 2


Trad: Plah Enézenn Eusa
Performed By André Le Meut (bombarde) & Philippe Bataille (organ)
Album: Sonamb Ihuèl
Coop Breizh CD 985

Master Trader Norbu Sangpo: Tsong-pen Nor-Sang
Album: Dhama Suna
Erato 06301 90642

Stephan Micus (steeldrum & dilruba): Yuko’s Eyes
Album: To The Evening Child
ECM 513 780 2

Górecki: Lento – Largo (Goodnight)
Performed By Michael McHale (piano); Vourmeen Ryan (flute); Patricia Rozario, (soprano); Stephen Kelly (percussion)
Album: A Place Between
Louth Contemporary Music Society LCM5901

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1 hour, 45 minutes

Last on

Tue 14 Jul 2009 23:15

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