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Lopa Kothari - Klezmer-ish in session

Lopa Kothari introduces a live session from BBC Introducing band Klezmer-ish, a classically trained group featuring klezmer, tangos and gypsy jazz. Plus new world music releases.

Lopa Kothari introduces a live session with BBC Introducing band Klezmer-ish, made up from four classically trained musicians exploring a wide range of traditions and repertoire from travelling peoples across the world: the result? A fascinating blend of klezmer, tangos, gypsy jazz and Irish fiddle music. Also, new releases from around the globe.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Nilamayé

    El Manguito

    • Las Flores Del Sol.
    • Bongo Joe Switzerland.
    • 9.
  • Eko Fresh

    M'ongele M'am

    • Pop Makossa - The Invasive Dance Beat of Cameroon 1976​-​1984.
    • Analog Africa.
    • 5.
  • Trad.

    Pendelasul Fetelor (Romanian folk song)

    Ensemble: Klezmer-ish.
  • Joachim Heim

    Give me a lift to Tzfat

    Ensemble: Klezmer-ish.
  • Ruth Theodore


    Performer: Ruth Theodore.
    • Cactacus.
    • Aveline Records.
    • 1.
  • Nina Miranda

    Capoeira 2020

    • Freedom of Movement.
    • Six Degrees Records.
    • 1.
  • Giora Feidman

    Dancing With The Rabbi (Heritage Track)

    Performer: Giora Feidman.
    • The Rough Guide To Klezmer Revival.
    • World Music Network.
  • Trad.

    Scottish medley: Fingal's Cave-Timor the Tartar-Tarbolton Lodge

    Ensemble: Klezmer-ish.
  • Rob Sheley

    September sun

    Ensemble: Klezmer-ish.
  • Marani

    Maspindzluri - Achara

    • Musique du monde.
    • Buda musique.
    • 4.
  • David Fanshawe

    Tonga: Old Timer's Dateline Hotel

    • Music Of The South Pacific.
    • ARC Music.
    • 11.
  • Carlos Pickling Y Su Organo Espacial

    Lluvia con Nieve/El Molestoso

    • The Rough Guide To Peru Rare Groove.
    • World Music Network.
    • 3.
  • Kutmah & Gonjasufi

    Bury Me By The River

    • Big Dada.
  • Holly Macve


    • Golden Eagle.
    • Bella Union.
    • 6.
  • Burning Spear

    Slavery Days

    Performer: Tiken Jah Fakoly.
    • Racines.
    • Barclay.
    • 4.
  • Kurt Vonnegut

    Oh So Nice

    Composer: Stein Urheim. Performer: Stein Urheim.
    • Strandebarm.
    • Hubro.
    • 5.
  • Pearly Clouds

    Dream has Fallen

    Ensemble: Pearly Clouds.
    • Pearly Clouds.
    • Trapeze.
    • 12.
  • Sam Amidon

    Oh Where

    • Folk Songs.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 1.


  • Fri 2 Jun 2017 23:00

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