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Wednesday - Verity Sharp

1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 12 December 2012

Tonight a hard hitting song from Karine Polwart's latest album Traces, the ethereal sound of the Finnish jouhikko, pianist Chris Burn plays the music of Henry Cowell and Michael Duke performs Sax Sounds III by Steven Galante. Plus a song without words by Mendelssohn alongside words without a song from Beijing's Dajuin Yao.

Music Played

18 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Poor Moon

    Poor Moon Wargo: Illusion

    Illusion, Bella Union CD329P

  • Image for Eero Turkka / Jouni Arava

    Eero Turkka / Jouni Arava Turkka: Lapajalka

    Hiien Hivuksista, Jouhikko Music From Finland, Kansanmusiikki Instituutti KICD82

  • Image for Session A9

    Session A9 Trad. arr. Session A9: Lady Montgomery

    Session A9, RAJ Records 005

  • Image for Karine Polwart

    Karine Polwart Polwart: Half a Mile

    Traces, Hegri Music HegriCD08

  • Image for Au

    Au wyland / Valatka: The Veil

    Both Lights, Leaf Label LC12877

  • Image for Murray Perahia

    Murray Perahia Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte Opus 30 No. 6

    Songs Without Words, Sony SK66511

  • Image for Dajuin Yao

    Dajuin Yao Yao: Words Without A Song

    Cinnabar Red Drizzle, Juxiang Music

  • Image for Wu Man / Abdulla Majnun

    Wu Man / Abdulla Majnun Trad. arr. Man / Majnun: Shadiana

    Borderlands, Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD40529

  • Image for Stephanie Hladowski / C. Joynes

    Stephanie Hladowski / C. Joynes Trad. arr. Hladowski / Joynes: The Pretty Ploughboy

    The Wild Wild Berry, Bo'Weavil WeavilCD49

  • Image for Moskus

    Moskus Moskus: Farlig norsk hengebru

    Salmesykkel, Hubro HUBROCD2518

  • Image for Mariem Hassan

    Mariem Hassan Hassan: Id Chab

    Rough Guide to the Sahara, World Music Network RGNET 1153

  • Image for Jack Rose

    Jack Rose McGhee: Knoxville Blues

    Dr. Ragtime and Pals, Beautiful Happiness

  • Image for Colin Stetson

    Colin Stetson Trad. arr. Stetson: Lord I Just Can't Keep from Crying Sometimes

    New History Warfare Volume 2, Constellation Records CST0572

  • Image for Efrén López / Stelios Petrakis / Bijan Chemirani

    Efrén López / Stelios Petrakis / Bijan Chemirani Petrakis / Trad: Saros - Pano Horos

    Mavra Foudia, Mohlos Studio

  • Image for Old Crow Medicine Show

    Old Crow Medicine Show Sewanee Mountain Catfight

    Carry Me Back, Decca 3719037

  • Image for Chris Burn

    Chris Burn Cowell: The Sleep Music of the Dagna

    A Henry Cowell Concert, Acta 7

  • Image for Gareth Dickson

    Gareth Dickson Dickson: Adrenalin

    Quite a Way Away, 12K 1070

  • Image for Michael Duke

    Michael Duke Galante: Saxsounds III (Diminishing Returns)

    Duo Sax, Saxophone Classics CC4006


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