Global Village Playlist for Thursday, January 4, 2001

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Song Title

Album

Artist(s)

Label

Nationality

1:00 pm

Kriti "Yenna Tavam"

An Anthology of South Indian Classical Music

Seeta Doraiswamy, Jalatranganm (tuned water bowls)

Ocora

India

Invocation to Lord Ganesha

Same

Shri Manjakudi Rajagopala Sastrigal, Vocal

Same

Same

Kriti "Rama nannu brovara"

Same

SMT. M.S. Subbulakshmi, Vocal; Smt. Radha Viswanathan, Vocal Support; V.V. Subramaniam, Violin; T.K. Moorthy, Mridangam

Same

Same

Invocation to Goddess Saraswati

Same

Shri Manjakudi Rajagopala Sastrigal, Vocal

Same

Same

Kanjira with Solkattu

Same

V. Nagarajan, Kanjira

Same

Same

Alankara I Tala Dhruva

Same

Viji Subramaniam, Vocal

Same

Same

Swaravali Tala: Adi

Same

Same

Same

Same

1:30 pm

Tala Vadyam (Traditional Percussion Ensemble)

Same

Guruvayoor Dorai, Mridangam; V. Nagaraja, Kanjira; T.H. Vinayakram, Ghatam; T.H. Subashchandran, Konnakol

Same

Same

Zirbaghali Solo

Afghanistan: On Marco Polo’s Road

Ghulam Mohammed, Zirbighali and Vocal

Multicultural Media

Afghanistan

Farkhar: Badakhshani Folk Song (1)

Same

Mohammed Yasin, Zirbaghali; Abdul Aziz, Dambura; Kaka, Ghichak; Delawar, Tar

Same

Same

Falak (Horse Driver’s Song)

Same

Abdul Aziz, Dambura; Kaka, Zirbaghali; Amir Mohammed, Vocal

Same

Same

2:00 pm

Dourou Dourou

Vocal Music in Crete

Vocalist uncredited; Kostas Papadakis, Violin; Stelios Lainakis, Laouto

Smithsonian Folkways

Greece

Wasla in Maqam Hijaz: Kathir an-nifar/Too Timid; Ma-htiyali ya rifaqi/What shall I do, Oh my companions?; Sabah es-Sabah/The Day Breaks; Allahu ya’lamu anna n-nafsa halikatun bil ya’si minki/God knows how my soul is dying of despair for you; Improvisations on Oud and Kaman (Violin)

Aïcha Redouane, Vocal Arabesques

Aïcha Redouane, Vocal; The Al-Adwar Ensemble, Sala el-Din Mohamed, Qanun; Brahim Meziane el-Otmani, Oud; Farhat Bouallagui, Violin; Habib Yammine, Riqq

Institut du Monde Arabe

Egypt

2:30 pm

Dastgah-e Homayun

Hossein ‘Omoumi: Persian Classical Music

Hossein ‘Omoumi, ney; Madjid Khaladj, Tombak, Daf

Nimbus Records

Iran

3:00 pm

Maqam Shahynaz (Excerpt)

Between the Nile and the Ganges

Hussein El Masry, Oud; Narenda Bataju, Sitar; Adel Shams El-Din, Percussions (riqq, daff)

Institut du Monde Arabe

Egypt; India

3:30 pm

Dance for my Father; What of it (Introduction); What of It

Little Secrets

Toufic Farroukh, Saxophones, Percussions and Bouzouk; Leandro Acouncha, Piano; Charbel Rouhana, Oud; Bassam Saba, Nay

Auvidis

Turkey

Azzuro; Max

The Best of Paolo Conte

Paolo Conte, Vocal

Nonesuch

Italy