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St George, England and Cappadocia

Verity Sharp marks St George’s Day with an array of music hailing from old Albion to Turkey and Palestine.

Verity Sharp marks St George’s Day with an array of music hailing from old Albion to Turkey and Palestine. Featuring kemanche virtuosity from Ibrahim Kaya, new electronics from Jad Atoui and Jawad Nawfal and a mythical vision of England by Thomas Ades.

Produced by Steven Rajam.
A Reduced Listening production for BBC Radio 3.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Field Works

    Player Piano - Looking for Help - Cities and Desire

    • The National Road.
    • Temporary Residence Ltd..
  • Jad Atoui

    Black Sea

    • Black Sea series.
  • Thomas Adès

    O Albion

    Music Arranger: Jim Clements. Ensemble: VOCES8.
    • Enchanted Isle.
    • Decca.
  • Chris Wood

    Jerusalem

    • None The Wiser.
    • R.U.F. Records.
  • The Seven Heads of Gog Magog

    Five

    • The Seven Heads of Gog Magog.
    • Owd Scrat Records.
  • Big Joe Turner

    Chains Of Love

    • Chains Of Love.
    • Atlantic.
  • Mavi Güneş 69

    Yafta

  • Ibrahim Kaya

    Horon

    • Fiddles: East Mediterranean Musical Instruments.
    • FM Records.
  • Saadet Türköz, Giovanni Maier & Zlatko Kaučič

    Phantasie

    • Zarja-Tay.
    • Rudi Records.
  • Disinformation & Dead Rat Orchestra

    Bing Out, Biens Morts / National Grid

  • György Ligeti

    Adaptations for Barrel Organ: Hungarian Rock (Chaconne)

    • György Ligeti Edition, Vol. 5.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Anna Meredith

    Shill

    • Varmints.
    • Moshi Moshi Records.
  • Rachel Unthank

    Sandgate Dandling Song

    • Stick In The Wheel present From Here: English Folk Field Recordings Volume 2.
    • From Here Records.
  • Muqata'a

    Faltakon

    • Inkanakuntu.
    • Souk Records.
  • Leveret

    The Bull Ring / The Lady's Bright Knot

    • Diversions.
    • Rootbeat Records.
  • Mica Levi

    Riding Through Drinking Harpo Dine

    Performer: Eliza McCarthy.
    • Slow Dark Green Murky Waterfall.
    • Slip.
  • Trad.

    Ederlezi

    Music Arranger: Goran Bregović. Singer: Vaska Jankovska.
    • Le Temps Des Gitans / Kuduz.
    • Philips.
  • The Conet Project

    (E3) The Lincolnshire Poacher

    • Recordings Of Shortwave Numbers Stations.
    • Irdial Discs.
  • Ten

    the age of today

    • The Fog Bank.
  • Trish Clowes

    Abbott & Costello

    • Ninety Degrees Gravity.
    • Basho Records.
  • Tom White & Stuart Chalmers

    Possible Scales

    • Awkward Objects.
    • Fractal Meat Cuts.
  • Skinshape

    After Midnight

    • Filoxiny.
    • Lewis Recordings ‎.

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