World Music

Today we listened to Veena Virtuoso, Veenai Jayanthi, a live concert recorded for the Indian Music Society of Minnesota.
During the second hour Sherry Minnick was in the studio performing live.

TITLES WITH ** INDICATES NEW RELEASES.Bigups to Zack and the VP Family.Keep the music coming

“He played that song so many times, the needle eventually started playing the song on the other side of the record!”

Mutantes, Mandos, Monks, and Memories of an ‘Oo-filled evening

This program presents Boleros, as well as the famous “Huapango” by José Pablo Moncayo and the folk music that inspired it. It also includes some classic tangos and tango according to Ástor Piazzolla. The literature segment presents poetry by José Agustín Goytisolo, from Spain.

Play List

Music of Spaniards influenced by American music surrounds a snippet of the interview with L.A. guitarist Stephen Dick on this show from our May 2010 archives.

Looking ahead to the Minneapolis return of Os Mutantes (Cedar, 11/30) and the debut of the Dérobé Dance Band (Icehouse, 12/5) plus a highly eclectic mix of music including tracks from Cheikh Lô, Batida, Karantamba, Mamadou Barry and much more.