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Episode #2851

The Eastern European Influence

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Saturday, October 16, 2010

Hear some works from Western (and perhaps a few Eastern) musicians inspired by the often odd-metered dances and laments of Eastern Europe on this New Sounds program.  The brassy Balkan beats of Romashka together with their Lithuanian-born singer draw on gypsy and folk music from Russia, Romania and the Balkans for a downtown blast of madness. 

We’ll hear something from them, along with music from the Canadian-Ukranian musicians Paris To Kyiv, and the Serbian, Macedonian, Bulgarian –American band Zlatne Uste (Golden Lips), as well as prog-folk from the Slovene group Katalena. Plus new music based on ancient Turkish makams from Edward Hines, music by Les Miserables Brass Band, and more.

PROGRAM # 2851, The Eastern European Influence (First aired on Wed. 10/08/08)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Romashka

Romashka

Rostemul [2:00]

www.romashka.net

Zlatne Uste

In the Center of the Village

Lipe Cvatu [4:30]

Azalea City ACCD-9903 www.azaleacityrecordings.com

Les Miserables Brass Brand

Manic Traditions

Ramo Ramo [4:30]

Northeastern 5004 Out of print, but try Amazon.com*

Edward J. Hines

An American In Istanbul

Yeni Makam 4 [2:00]

EHM 7799
www.hinesmusic.com

Orbestra

Transdanubian Swineherds’ Music

Aide Jano [3:00]

Hannibal/Rykodisc HNCD 1367 Out of Print. Try gemm.com OR Amazon.com*

Paris to Kyiv

Fragmenti

Golden Years [6:00]

Olesia Records AKBCD 05 www.olesia.com, cdbaby.com, or download from Emusic.com

Yuri Yunakov

Roma Variations

Balkanalia [6:00]

Traditional Crossroads #4306 www.traditional-
crossroads.com

Paris to Kyiv

Fragmenti

Oj Na Nebi Oblaczko [5:00]

See above.

Zlatne Uste

In the Center of the Village

Na Khelav, Na Gilavav [4:30]

See above.

Katalena

Kmečka ohcet

Nee mi več rasla [3:00]

Dallas 382
www.dallas.si

OR www.katalena.net

Romashka

Romashka

Mariana [3:30]

See above.

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