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Thursday - Verity Sharp

1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 16 February 2012

Traditional music tonight for the Chinese erhu and pipa played by Lingling Yu and Guo Gan, the Radio String Quartet Vienna rework the music of Radiohead, and Keith Jarrett plays music from Armenian mystic George Gurdjieff's Sacred Books. Plus Congolese rap star Baloji and a classic track from Youssou N'Dour. With Verity Sharp.

Music Played

19 items
  • Image for Erica Godfrey & Mac Snow

    Erica Godfrey & Mac Snow Trad: Raleigh and Spencer

    Music from Surry County and Beyond, No label

  • Image for Lingling Yu & Guo Gan

    Lingling Yu & Guo Gan Trad: Zhonghua liuban

    Jiangnan Sizhu Music, Felmay fy8185

  • Image for Etsuro Ono & Shunsuke Kimura

    Etsuro Ono & Shunsuke Kimura Ono / Kimura: Dancing in the North Wind

    Duo, Medium Label MLCD001

  • Image for Söndörgő

    Söndörgő Trad: Zajdi zajdi

    Tamburising, World Village 450017

  • Image for Sunil Dev

    Sunil Dev Dev: Improvisation 2

    The Music of Sunil Dev, Heavenly Sweetness HS01CD

  • Image for Radio String Quartet Vienna

    Radio String Quartet Vienna Yorke / Greenwood: Nice Dream

    Radio Dream, ACT 9512 2

  • Image for Gillian Welch

    Gillian Welch Welch: Silver Dagger

    Harvest and the Harrow, Acony 052498671724

  • Image for William Tyler

    William Tyler Tyler: The Green Pastures

    Behold the Spirit, Tomkins Square TSQ2424

  • Image for Baloji & Moïse Ilunga

    Baloji & Moïse Ilunga Baloji: Kesho

    Kinshasa Succursale, Crammed Records CRAM183

  • Image for Youssou N'Dour

    Youssou N'Dour N'Dour: Immigres

    80s World Music Classics, Nascente NASCP001

  • Image for Spiro

    Spiro Spiro: Steeple

    Kaleidophonica, Realworld CDRWDJ188

  • Image for Lucidarium

    Lucidarium Anon: Tent'a l'ora ruzenenta

    Una Musa Plebea, Raum Klang RK2410

  • Image for Lucidarium

    Lucidarium Oriola: Trist ache spera

    Una Musa Plebea, Raum Klang RK2410

  • Image for Gianmaria Testa

    Gianmaria Testa Testa: Cavalli di frisia

    Extra Muros, Le Chant du Monde 274 1400

  • Image for Keith Jarrett

    Keith Jarrett Gurdjieff: Reading of Sacred Books

    Sounds and Silence, ECM 2770080

  • Image for Bonnie

    Bonnie "Prince" Billy Oldham: Cows

    Wolfroy Goes to Town, Domino Records WIGCD286

  • Image for Cemil Koçgün

    Cemil Koçgün Trad arr. Koçgün: Canani Gördüm

    Heya: Songs From Qizilbas I, Kalan CD426

  • Image for Walls

    Walls Natalizia/Willis: Drunken Galleon

    Coracle, Kompakt CD91

  • Image for world's end girlfriend

    world's end girlfriend Bohemian Purgatory Part 1

    7 Idiots, Erased Tapes ERATP029CD


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