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Eliza Carthy

Presented by Mary Ann Kennedy and featuring a specially recorded studio session by English folk musician Eliza Carthy with a trio that includes Bethany Porter (cello) and Phil Alexander (piano). Plus the latest releases from across the globe.

2 hours

Last on

Fri 20 May 2011 23:00

Music Played

  • Sondorgo featuring Katya Tompos

    Opa cupa (3:48)

    Composer: Traditional

    • Lost Music of the Balkans.
    • WORLD VILLAGE 450017 Track 3.
  • Ailie Robertson

    Solera (3:47)

    Composer: Ailie Robertson

    • Traditional Spirits.
    • LORIMER LORRCD03 Track 7.
  • Talvin Singh & Niladri Kumar - Ananta (4:41)

    Composer: Talvin Singh, Niladri Kumar

  • Teófilo Chantre

    Gongon (4:04)

    Composer: Teofilo Chantre

    • Mestissage.
    • LUSAFRICA 562 512 Track 4.
  • Tony Allen

    Asiko (7:06)

    Composer: Tony Allen

    • Black Voices Re-visited.
    • COMET 050 Track 2.
  • Studio Session

    • Eliza Carthy

      Write A Letter (5:22)

      Composer: Eliza Carthy Performers: Eliza Carthy (vocal) Bethany porter (cello) Phil Alexander (piano)

      • BBC Studio Session.
    • Eliza Carthy

      Revolution (4:41)

      Composer: Eliza Carthy Performers: Eliza Carthy (vocal) Bethany porter (cello) Phil Alexander (piano)

      • BBC Studio Session.
  • Myrddin

    Mazagon (3:22)

    Composer: Myrddin

    • Lucia Nieve.
    • ZEPHYRUS ZEP008 Track 2.
  • Serge Gainsbourg

    Couleur Café (2:11)

    Composer: Serge Gainsbourg

    • Comme un Boomerang.
    • WRASSE WRASSE287 Disc 1, Track 13.
  • The Wiyos

    Hands off my Daughter (2:35)

    Composer: Andy Bean

    • Foxtrots, Polkas & A Waltz.
    • YO-001 Track 4.
  • Robert Randolph and the Family Band featuring Ben Harper

    If I Had My Way (5:55)

    • We Walk This Road.
    • WARNER 511230-2 Track 7-8.
  • Abdoulaye Traore & Mohamed Diaby

    Kieledjola (7:15)

    Composer: Abdoulaye Traore

    • Debademba.
    • NAÏVE NV 822211 Track 3.
  • Cyril Diaz

    Voodoo (3:56)

    Composer: Cyril Diaz

    • Soundway limited edition single series.
    • SOUNDWAY PROMO Track 1.
  • Lee Scratch Perry, Bill Laswell featuring Gigi

    Orthodox (4:10)

    • Rise Again.
    • MOD 0007 Track 3.
  • Lil' Band o' Gold

    Evangeline Rock (3:35)

    Composer: Laurence Walker arr. Greely

    • The Promised Land - A Swamp Pop Journey.
    • ROOM 609 RECORDS CORDCD01 Track 12.
  • Genticorum

    Grand Voyageur sur la drave (4:41)

    Composer: Traditional

    • Nagez Rameurs.
    • ROUES ET ARCHETS RA015 Track 7.
  • Studio Session

    • Eliza Carthy

      Thursday (5:19)

      Composer: Eliza Carthy Performers: Eliza Carthy (vocal) Bethany porter (cello) Phil Alexander (piano)

      • BBC Studio Session.
    • Eliza Carthy

      Hansel (4:19)

      Composer: Eliza Carthy Performers: Eliza Carthy (vocal, octave violin) Bethany porter (cello) Phil Alexander (piano)

      • BBC Studio Session.
  • Annlaug

    Blank Kaffi (3:20)

    Composer: Annlaug

    • November.
    • 2010 CD Fivreld FIV01 Track 6.
  • The Gathering

    And So It Is (2:58)

    • Startled By the Familiar.
    • Blissful Records LUCECD003 Track 8.
  • Steve Earle

    Lonely are the Free (3:20)

    Composer: Steve Earle

    • I'll Never Get Out of this World Alive.
    • NEW WEST RECORDS NW6195 Track 8.
  • Maria Kalaniemi

    Sven I Roengard (4:35)

    Composer: Traditional

    • Vilda Rosor.
    • AITO Records AICD015 Track 9.
  • Soothsayers

    Follow Your Path (remixed by 419ers) (4:10)

    • Tangled Roots.
    • RED EARTH REDECD002 Track 10.

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