Episode #1935

Program #1935

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Friday, May 10, 2002

Music from the 2001 Fez Festival of World Sacred Music. Music by flamenco composer/singer Enrico Morente, Upper Egypt's Sheik Ahmad Al-Tuni, India's Afroz Bano, and South Africa's group Colenso Abafana.

NEW SOUNDS with John Schaefer, a Production of WNYC-FM

PROGRAM #1935, A Fez Festival Sampler, 2001 (First aired on 7/11/01)





Colenso Abafana

Live, Dar Batha Museum, 3 June 2001

Unidentified Zulu song [7:30]

Colenso Abafana's CD Benkokhelo is available online in Germany (they are listed as "Abafana Benkokhelo" and the album as "Colenso"). JPC An MP3 file of their song Izangoma is available: CAMA

Enrique Morente

Live, Bab Makina, 5 June 2001

Misa Flamenca, excerpt [8:30]

The Misa Flamenca has been recorded. It and other Morente CDs are available online from has Morente CDs, but not this one.

Sheik Ahmed Al-Tuni

Live, Bab Makina, 4 June 2001

Suite of Sufi Songs of Upper Egypt, excerpts [26:00]

Al-Tuni's CD Sultan of All Munshidin is available from and

Afroz Bano & Ensemble

Live, Dar Batha Museum, 2 June 2001

La Meri Bhat Rakiyoo Bala Joolelal [5:00]

No recordings currently available.

Music from past editions of the annual Fez Festival of World Sacred Music is available on the CDs Hamdulillah, Bismillah, and Under the Moroccan Sky, from Sounds True Records. Available in stores or online,

For information on the Fez Festival of World Sacred Music, check out their website:

**In most better stores; in NY, try J&R on Park Row, Tower Records, Virgin megastore at Times Square, HMV, Other Music on 3rd St., etc.

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