Episode #2064

Program #2064

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Tuesday, August 27, 2002

Choral music from Corsica, Armenia, Georgia, Greece, and beyond.

PROGRAM # 2064, Choral music with drones (First aired on Tues, 8/27/02)





Ioannis Koukouzelis

The Byzantine Master

Then He Shall Speak…" (excerpt) [1:30]

Jade/BMG #35809*

The Tsinandali Choir

Table Songs of Georgia

Orovela [5:00]

Real World #62326** www.realworld.co.uk *

The Music of Armenia

Vol. 1: Sacred Choral Music

Sirt im sasani [4:30]

Celestial Harmonies #13115** www.harmonies.com *

Soeur Marie Keyrouz

Chant Byzantin

14th Antiphon for Holy Thursday [5:30]

Harmonia Mundi #901315** www.harmoniamundi.com

Mount Athos

Orthodox Chants by Mount Athos Monks

Theoteke Parthene [4:00]

Sony #SK 60247 www.musicrama.com

Serbian Melods

14th to 18th Centuries

Isaiah the Serb: Polieleos Servikos [5:30]

Belgrade Radio cassette #5130158. Not commercially available.

Bulgarian Orthodox Ensemble

Byzantine Chants

Hallelujah from the 14th Century [2:30]

Jade/BMG #91001**

E Voce Di U Cumune

Corsica: Chants Polyphoniques

Lode di u seplucru [5:00]

Harmonia Mundi #901256** www.harmoniamundi.com

Tenores Di Oniferi

A S’omine

A S’omine [4:30]

Ideas #002. Italian release, apparently not commercially available. Another CD by this group is available from www.cdroots.com or from World Music Institute, www.heartheworld.org

Gyuto Monks

The Perfect Jewel: Sacred Chants of Tibet

Initiation of the Guhyasamaja Tantra, excerpt [7:30]

Rykodisc #10626** www.rykodisc.com *

*Internet sources include www.cdnow.com, www.amazon.com, and the Public Radio Music Source, a buying service for recordings. www.prms.org

**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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