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Fiona Talkington - 14/12/2010

Fiona Talkington introduces some seasonal sounds, a few of her favourite tracks from 2010, and songs from Latvia and Romania.

1 hour, 45 minutes

Music Played

  • Stan Freberg

    Green Chri$tma$

    • Tip of the Freberg – The Stan Freberg Collection 1951-1998.
    • Rhino R2 75645.
  • Pink Floyd


    • Dark Side of the Moon.
    • EMI CDEMD1064.
  • The Mellstock Band

    On Christmas Day

    • The Leaves of Life.
    • Serpent Press SER010.
  • Sofie Livebrant & Svante Sjöblom

    Good King Wenceslas

    • From Here to Here.
    • Playground 62.
  • Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys featuring Charlie Sizemore

    Whiskey and Wine

    • Can’t you hear the mountains calling.
    • Rounder 1166106142.
  • Philip Henry & Hannah Martin - Snow Dove / Cuckoo's Nest

  • The Incredible String Band

    Chinese White (will your magic Christmas tree be shining)

    • The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion.
    • Fledg’ling FLED3077.
  • Pink Floyd

    The Great Gig In The Sky

    • Dark Side of the Moon.
    • EMI CDEMD1064.
  • Folkloras kopa "Laiksne"

    Gaismena ausa / Dawn is Breaking

    • Best of Folk Music from Latvia.
    • ARC Music EUCD2128.
  • John Cage

    Second Construction

    Artist: Amadinda Percussion Group

    • Cage, Márta, Sáry, Reich – Ragtime, African Music.
    • Hungaroton HCD 12855.
  • Food & Nils Petter Molvær - Becalmed

  • Anthony Holborne

    The Night Watch

    Artist: Hesperion XXI, Jordi Savall (director)

    • Invocation a la nuit.
    • AliaVox AV9861A+B.
  • Sufjan Stevens

    The Friendly Beasts

    • Sufjan Stevens – Songs for Christmas.
    • Rough Trade RTRADCDX450.
  • Dollboy

    Look darling it's starting to snow

    • That Fuzzy Feeling (various artists).
    • Loaf LOAF14.
  • Belshazzar’s Feast

    Lonesome Scenes of Winter

    • Frost Bites.
    • Wild Goose 366CD.
  • Grigore Lese


    • Romania – Lapus Song.
    • Ocora C60023.
  • Sicilian field recording, 1961

    Novena di Natale

    Artist: Vincenzo Ferrara (bagpipe), Pietro Vallone (cerchietto), Vito D’Angelo (voice)

    • Luciano Berio – Voci.
    • ECM New Series 461 8082.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Un soir de neige

    Artist: Tenebrae, Nigel Short (conductor)

    • Figure Humaine.
    • Signum Classics SIGCD197.
  • Martha Tilston

    Winter Flowers

    • Midwinter CD3 – Peace and Goodwill.
    • Free Reed FRQCD-30.
  • Inle Myint Maung (harp), Yi Yi Thant (singer)

    The Twelve Royal Gates

    • Mahagitá – Harp and Vocal Music of Burma.
    • Smithsonian Folkways SFW40492.
  • Kate Rusby

    Let Them Fly

    • Make the Light.
    • Pure PRCD32.
  • Zach Miskin

    Long Winter (by Bryce Dessner)

    • For Your Safety.
    • Naïve V5175.
  • Pink Floyd


    • Dark Side of the Moon.
    • EMI CDEMD1064.


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