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Verity Sharp

Verity Sharp's choices include old-time fiddler Tommy Jarrell, ambience from Lawrence English and a recording of Gavin Bryar's Silva Caledonia from the Estonian National Male Choir.

Verity Sharp's choices include old-time fiddler Tommy Jarrell, ambience from Lawrence English and a recording of Silva Caledonia by Gavin Bryars sung by the Estonian National Male Choir. Plus the traditional music of Puglia performed by Nistanimera and Syran Mbenza singing the music of Congolese musical giant Franco.

Track List:

23:15
Bua: Johnny Henry’s – Martin Wynne’s No. 4 – Miss MacDonald
Album: An Spealadóir
Mad River MRCD 1016

23:20
Helga Olsen: Skrædderen Og Soen
Album: Danemark
Ocora C600002

(Segue)

23:22
Frank Hinchliffe: The Pear Tree
Album: A Century of Song
EFDSS CD002

(Segue)

23:24
Christine Cooper (violin & voice): Colli’r Eos (Loosing the Nightingale)
Album: Blodeugerdd
Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40552

23:29
Zephyrus: Slow Five
Album: Halfe Hannikin
Rocke Records ROCCD 3

23:34
Erik Marchand (voice); Rodolphe Burger (guitar); Mehdi Haddab (oud); Marco de Oliveira (bass); Hervé Loos (percussion): 1932
Album: Before Bac’h
Dernière Bande Music 2004

23:40
Lawrence English: The Surface Of Everything
Album: A Colour for Autumn
12K 12K 1052

(Segue)

23:45
Gavin Bryars: Silva Caledonia
Performed By Estonian National Male Choir, directed by Eesti Rahvusmeeskoor
Album: Silva Caledonia
GB Records BCGB CD11

23:51
Richard Thompson: She Sang Angels To Rest
Album: Walking On A Wire 1968-2009
Shout Factory

(Segue)

23:54
Toumani Diabate (kora) & Ali Farka Touré (guitar): Mamadou Boutiquier
Album: In the Heart of the Moon
World Circuit WCD072

00:00
Nistanimèra: Ta Sulavrucia – O Turco
Album: Chorè!
Alfa Music AFMCD112

(Segue)

00:04
Tommy Jarrell: Cluck Old Hen
Album: The Legacy of Tommy Jarrell
County CD 2724

00:09
The Rosemarie Band: Mabe Cloud
Album: The Ballad of Britain
Heron Recordings

00:16
Balla et ses Balladins: N’na Soba
Album: The Syliphone Years
Sterns Music STCD 3035-38

(Segue)

00:20
Syran Mbenza & Ensemble Rumba Kongo: Liyanzi Ekoti Ngai Na Motema (Mouzi)
Album: Immortal Franco
Riverboat Records TUGCD1050

00:26
Phillip Henry (dobro) & Martyn Hutchings (acoustic guitar): Reverence
Album: Dragonfly
Pure Definition Records

(Segue)

00:32
Kieron Means (voice & guitar): One Day
Album: Far As My Eyes Can See
Fellside Recordings RECD 195

00:37
Morales: Parce Mihi Domine
Performed By The Monteverdi Choir
Album: Pilgrimage to Santiago
Soli Deo Gloria SDG701

(Segue)

00:43
Kernis: Musica Celestis
Minnesota Orchestra & Truls Mørk (cello)
Album: Aaron Jay Kernis Colored Field etc
Virgin Classics 7243 5 45464 2 6

00:56
Korean Enka Singer
CDR

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