Program #2154

The term zither is also used generically for various instruments, including the dulcimer, the psaltery, and several Asian instruments. Its broad range of uses and remarkable adaptability has made it a favorite of composers and performers the world over. On this edition of New Sounds, we hear music for zithers from Michael Atherton, Shivkumar Sharma, Laraaji, Mecca Bodega, and Stephan Micus, among others.

PROGRAM #2154, music for zithers (First aired on Fri, 5/16/03)





Michael Masley

Mystery Repeats Itself

Soleil [3:00]

Tonehenge Productions

Mecca Bodega

Hammered Dulcimer

One Winged Angel [4:30]

Fang #049.


Flow Goes The Universe

Zither Dance [7:00]

Gyroscope/Caroline #CAROL6602. out of print, but his album "Day of Radiance" with Brian Eno is still in print and available in stores** or through*

Stephan Micus

Twilight Fields

Part 4 [6:30]

ECM #1358**

Shivkumar Sharma

Hypnotic Santoor

Dogri Folklore [11:00]

Chhanda Dhara #83088. Try

Michael Masley

Mystery Repeats Itself

Bird of Paradise Lost [5:00]

See above.

Michael Atherton

Sea & Mountain - music in the Korean style

A monk reflects [5:00]

Celestial Harmonies #13170.

Michael Masley

Mystery Repeats Itself

Music to Search for Lost Things by [3:00]

See above.

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