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Fiona Talkington - 07/04/2011

1 hour, 45 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 07 April 2011

Fiona Talkington introduces Newfoundland Trio The Once, a collaboration between trombonist Samuel Blaser and percussionist Pierre Favre, a Gavin Bryars piece inspired by Handel, and a rare recording of a Kenyan singer and lyre player from 1964.

Music Played

16 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Kalakan

    Kalakan Piztiak

    Artist: Kalakan

    KML Recordings KML2123

  • Image for Lisa Knapp (vocals) & Gerry Driver (fiddle)

    Lisa Knapp (vocals) & Gerry Driver (fiddle) The Banks of the Bann

    Folk Against Fascism, fRoots FROOTSFAF001

  • Image for Pierre Favre / Samuel Blaser

    Pierre Favre / Samuel Blaser Quai des Brumes

    Vol à Voile, Intakt DRS2

  • Image for Akumu Odhiambo (vocals / nyati)

    Akumu Odhiambo (vocals / nyati) Plus Ogola

    Unheard ofs and forgotten abouts, Tompkins Square TSQ2387

  • Image for A Hawk and a Hacksaw

    A Hawk and a Hacksaw Espanola Kolo

    Cervantine, L.M. Dupli-cation LM003

  • Image for O.N.C.E.

    O.N.C.E. The Briar and the Rose

    The Once, Borealis Records BCD204

  • Image for Chieko Mori (koto)

    Chieko Mori (koto) Furusato (Hometown)

    Written March 2011,

  • Image for Ensemble officium / Wilfried Rombach

    Ensemble officium / Wilfried Rombach Victoria: Lectiol Incipit Lamentatio Jeremiae

    La Cappella Sistina – Holy Week at the Sistine Chapel, Christophorus CHR77345

  • Image for Andrea Baur (theorbo)

    Andrea Baur (theorbo) Robert de Visée: Prelude Assez de pleurs et Chaconne

    Les Escapades du Roi, Christophorus CHR77338

  • Image for Nils Petter Molvaer, Jon Balke, Arild Anderson, Jon Christnesen

    Nils Petter Molvaer, Jon Balke, Arild Anderson, Jon Christnesen Remembrance

    Masqualero, Odin NJ40082

  • Image for Delia Derbyshire

    Delia Derbyshire Blue Veils and Golden Sands

    BBC Radiophonic Music, Mute Records PHONIC 1CD

  • Image for Kalakan

    Kalakan Otsoa eta Hartza (The Wolf and the Bear – Trad. Brazil) / Txori Erresinula / Makilekin

    Artist: Kalakan

    KML Recordings KML2123

  • Image for Ali Ghorbani & Musicians

    Ali Ghorbani & Musicians Ali Ghamsary: Rapture / The Rite of Khayyam (extract)

    Ivresses – Le Sacre de Khayyam, Accords-Croises AC 142

  • Image for Ralph van Raat (piano)

    Ralph van Raat (piano) Gavin Bryars: After Handel's Vesper

    Gavin Bryars [Piano Concerto, “The Solway Canal” and other works], Naxos 8. 572570

  • Image for The Yirdbards

    The Yirdbards Corn Spirit

    I Will Sing You This Song, Own Label YB1

  • Image for Choirs of King’s College Cambridge, Jesus College Cambridge, Brandenburg Consort, Stephen Cleobury

    Choirs of King’s College Cambridge, Jesus College Cambridge, Brandenburg Consort, Stephen Cleobury The Passion According to Schaflein (extract)

    Patrick Gardner: The Passion According to Schaflein, Private Recording


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