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Desmond shares tunes on the theme of Head for the Sun: Songs from the southern hemisphere.

Desmond shares good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may never have heard before from the worlds of classical music, pop standards, jazz , shows and films. All served with a sprinkling of interpretations from modern artistes who dig into the music of yesterday to make the 'music go 'round' today. This week he sorts through his personal record collection for songs and music related to the theme of "Head for the sun". Songs from the Southern Hemisphere.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Anthony Warlow

    Without A Song

  • Seekers

    Georgy Girl

  • Hayley Westenra

    Pokarekare Ana

  • New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

    Earnslaw Steam Theme (New Zealand Suite)

  • Miriam Makeba

    Click Song

  • Inia Te Wiata

    Waita Poi

  • Stillsons

    Jimmy's Treehouse

  • Carmen Miranda

    South America Way

  • Frank Ifield

    I Remember You

  • Yma Sumac

    Virgin Of The Sun God

  • Men at Work

    Down Under

  • Felix Mendelssohn's Hawaiian Serenaders, G Barclay

    Moon Of Manakoora

  • Eve Boswell

    Sugar Bush (Suikerbossie)

  • Soweto String Quartet

    Blue Fountain

  • Canoria De La Basilique Socorro

    La Peregrinacion

  • Kiri Te Kanawa

    World In Union

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