Global Village Playlist for Thursday, May 23, 2002

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Artist(s)

Album Title

Selection Title

Label

Nationality

1:30 pm

Shivkumar Sharma, Santoor; Hariprasad Chaurasia; Brijbushan Kabra, acoustic guitar; Manikrao Popatkar, tabla

Call of the Valley

Rag Bahadi; Ghara—Dadra

Hemisphere

India

Ajoy Chakrabarty, vocals

Thumri: Vocal and Instrumental Light Classical Music of North India

Raga Mishra Bhairavi—Thumri

India Archive Music

India

2:00 pm

Hossein Behroozi-Nia, barbat; Pejman Hadadi, tombak

Midnight Sun: Improvisations of Persian Traditional Music

Epic of Dawn; Prelude to the Sun; Midnight Sun

7/8 Music

Iran

2:30 pm

Derya Turkan, kemence; Sokratis Sinopoulos, kemence & lavta; Taner Sayacioglu, kanun

Letters from Istanbul

Midilli Zeybek; Yagcilar Zeybek

Golden Horn Records

Turkey

George Dalaras, vocals

The Running Roads

I’ve Never Seen You

Mondo Melodia

Greece

Djivan Gasparian, duduk

I Will Not Be Sad in This World

A Cool Wind Is Blowing; Brother Hunter

Opal

Armenia

3:00 pm

Ustad Mohmmad Omar, rebab

Ustad Mohammad Omar: Virtuoso of Afghanistan

Shakal and Naghma in the melodic mode of Emen (Yeman)

Smithsonian Folkways

Afghanistan

Okros Ensemble

I Left My Sweet Homeland

Csardas from Magyarszovat & Szek; Circle man’s dance, jumping dance, slow and fast couple dance from Rabkoz, Hungary

Rounder

Hungary

3:30 pm

Gianmaria Testa, vocals and guitar; Pier Mario Giovannone, guitar and melodica

La valse d’un jour

Un aeroplano a vela; La traiettorie delle mongolfiere

Le Chant du Monde

Italy

Paolo Conte, vocals

The Collection

La Fisarmonicia di Stradelle

BMG

Italy