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Episode #1221

From the Vaults: World of Strings

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Monday, August 13, 2007

For this edition of New Sounds, we raid the vaults for some new music for kantele, tanbur, hardingfele, hackbrett, mandolin, and other exotic strings. Hear works by Martti Pokela, Annbjorg Lien, Die Knoedel, JPP, and others on this show from 1995.

PROGRAM #1221: Music for Unusual Strings (New York airdate: 12/4/95)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Martti Pokela

Sonata for Kantele

Pour Elam {7:00}

Finlandia #4509-98357. Out of print.

The Helsinki Mandoliners

The Helsinki Mandoliners

Tuoltapa Kuuluu Lehmänkello {2:30}

Kansanmusiikki-instituutti/Sibelius Academy Folk Music Department, You can buy the CD at www.cdroots.com

Annbjørg Lien

Felefeber

Battle of the Drones {4:00}

Shanachie #64602. Try Amazon.com

The Helsinki Mandoliners

The Helsinki Mandoliners

Polska från Larsvik {3:00}

See above.

Die Knoedel

Overcooked Tyroleans

In Die Ribisl {3:00}

Koch #7908. Try Amazon.com

Jan Kaczmarek

Total Eclipse (soundtrack)

Abyssinian Plateau {3:30}

Sony #62037. Try Amazon.com

Jamie Janover

Evolutions

Moab {9:00}

JamieJanover.com

Ostad Elahi

La Musique Sacree D'Ostad Elahi

Suite Sahari {5:30} excerpt

Chant Du Monde #274-1026 www.ostadelahi.com

Martti Pokela

Sonata for Kantele

Suo {6:00]

See above.

Martti Pokela

La Musique Sacree D'Ostad Elahi

Hiidenkirnu (Giant’s Cauldron)

Finlandia Innovator Series 0630-19052 Out of print, but try Amazon.com or auction sites.

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