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Episode #2201

Songs of the Century

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Sunday, July 17, 2005

On this edition of New Sounds, hear 21st century arrangements of 20th century songs by Kurt Weill, Woody Guthrie, Serge Gainsbourg, and others. Performances by the Eastside Sinfonietta, Hans Wenzel, Jane Birkin, Nora York, the Kamikaze Ground Crew, and more.

PROGRAM #2201 "21st century versions of 20th century songs" (Wednesday, 10-8-03)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

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SOURCE

Various artists: Bob Dylan

A Tribute to Woody Guthrie

Dear Mrs. Roosevelt, excerpt [1:00]

Warner Bros #26036**
Available for purchase at Amazon.com*

Jane Birkin

Arabesque (songs by Serge Gainsbourg)

L'Amour De Moi [6:00]

Capitol#27632; released in U.S. as Narada #93052 www.narada.com OR available for purchase at Amazon.com*

The Eastside Sinfonietta

Don't Be Afraid - Songs by Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht, Hanns Eisler

Surabaya Johnny [5:30]

True Classical #015 eastside@catasonic.com OR www.catasonic.com

Nora York

Live, Wall to Wall Kurt Weill, Symphony Space, 3/00

Alabama Song [6:00]

Not commercially available. For info: www.norayork.com

Wenzel

Ticky Tock - Wenzel Sings Woody Guthrie

Been Down The River Too Long, German version [4:00]
Ticky Tock, English version [3:00]
If I Was Everything On Earth [3:30]

Conträr Musik 27 www.contraermusik.de
The English version is record #1933. The German version is record #1925.

Nora York

Private recording

Bob Dylan: Masters Of War, remix [5:30]

See above.

Kamikaze Ground Crew

Covers

Eisler/Brecht: Easter Sunday 1935 [9:30]

Koch Jazz #7882
Available for purchase at Amazon.com*

*, ** Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page

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