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Khyam Allami and Matthew Barley

Duration:
1 hour, 45 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 18 November 2010

Fiona Talkington's musical selection includes close miked solo saxophone recordings from John Butcher and Chris Watson's sound recordings from late autumn on the coast of North-East England and Scotland. Also, a Late Junction session with oud player Khyam Allami and cellist Matthew Barley which brings them together in the studio for the first time to record original material.

Music Played

19 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Pansari Project ‘ZA’
    00:00

    Pansari Project ‘ZA’ Wongi Jarang

    World Music of Korea – Into the Light, Songlines Magazine

  • Image for Veracruz style harp
    00:03

    Veracruz style harp El huateque

    Harpes Indiennes, Playasound PS65002

  • Image for John Butcher
    00:06

    John Butcher Sprinkler

    Invisible Ear, Fringes Recordings FRINGES 12

  • Image for Florencio Coronoado
    00:11

    Florencio Coronoado Alma, Corazon y vida – Peruvian Waltz

    Harpes Indiennes, Playasound PS65002

  • Image for Living Room
    00:15

    Living Room Lilla Kontrast

    Colouring Book, Session Work Records SWR25/10

  • Image for Gabriel Prokofiev
    00:19

    Gabriel Prokofiev Cold Wooden Window

    Artist: Génia

    Piano Book no.1, Nonclassical 006

  • Image for Tigran Mansurian
    00:22

    Tigran Mansurian Tagh for the Funeral of the Lord

    Artist: Kim Kashkashian (viola), Robyn Schulkowsky (percussion)

    Neharót, ECM New Series 2065 476 3281

  • Image for Vardapet Komitas (adapted Tigran Mansurian)
    00:27

    Vardapet Komitas (adapted Tigran Mansurian) Oror

    Artist: Tigran Mansurian (piano)

    Neharót, ECM New Series 2065 476 3281

  • Image for Lee Konitz
    00:31

    Lee Konitz Variations on Alone Together

    The Lee Konitz Duets, Milestone 1864662

  • Late Junction collaboration session – Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley & Crawford Blair

    • Image for Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley  & Crawford Blair
      00:47

      Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley & Crawford Blair Dark Blue

      BBC session recording, 9 November 2010

  • Image for Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley  & Crawford Blair
    00:56

    Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley & Crawford Blair Light Blue (and red...)

    BBC session recording, 9 November 2010

  • Image for Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley  & Crawford Blair
    01:02

    Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley & Crawford Blair UnRavelling the Gallows

    BBC session recording, 9 November 2010

  • Image for Solveig Slettahjell
    01:14

    Solveig Slettahjell A Day (words by Emily Dickinson)

    Tarpan Sessions, Jazzland 602527128009

  • Image for Solveig Slettahjell
    01:16

    Solveig Slettahjell You go I go

    Tarpan Sessions, Jazzland 602527128009

  • Image for Chaganlal Keshavji Pithadia
    01:18

    Chaganlal Keshavji Pithadia Indian taarab song – prayer

    Zanzibar – Music of Celebration, Topic Records TSCD917

  • Image for Gillian Welch, Alison Krauss & Emmylou Harris
    01:23

    Gillian Welch, Alison Krauss & Emmylou Harris Gillian Welch, Alison Krauss & Emmylou Harris - Didn't leave nobody but the baby

    O Brother Where Art Thou – soundtrack, Mercury 1700692

  • Image for Nico Muhly
    01:25

    Nico Muhly First Service (Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis)

    Artist: Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon (conductor)

    Nico Muhly – A Good Understanding, Decca 478 2506

  • Image for Chris Watson
    01:31

    Chris Watson Chris Watson - No Man's Land

    Storm, Touch TONE 27

  • Image for Ken Vandermark & Paal Nilssen-Love
    01:34

    Ken Vandermark & Paal Nilssen-Love Text of Sound

    Chicago Volume, Smalltown Superjazz 179CD

  • L-R Crawford Blair, Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley

    L-R Crawford Blair, Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley

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  • Khyam Allami, Matthew Barley & Crawford Blair Session

    After several broadcasts this year as the subject of BBC Radio 3’s first World Routes Academy, we invited the ‘ud player Khyam Allami to join up with 'probably the world’s most adventurous cellist' Matthew Barley for a late night session at the BBC’s Maida Vale studios. The result is an atmospheric meeting of melodic lines from East and West, underpinned by dark drones, loops and shruti box effects from the electric bass of Crawford Blair, a founding member of the pioneering bass guitar group Rothko. And after several intense hours in a darkened studio, they decided to improvise a piece based on the drawing of chocolate lots...

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