Z-Plus: a Journey from Liberia to Minnesota
The story of and music from Rapper Z-Plus, aka Zhalman Harris, who immigrated from his native Liberia to live in Minnesota, discussing his challenges and successes, presented by Susan Budig.
Today we began with ancient wedding dance music from Azerbaijan (Pan), followed by Finnish Kantele music by Eino Tulikari (Finnish label), then we listened to Gadet Hobak Leili by the Arabic worlds, great singer Oum Kalthoum (Dejavu), then music from the latetes recording of Mozaik (Compass), with Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Bruce Molsky, Nikola Parov, and Rens van der Zalm, and the hour was finished of with music for daf from Northern Khorasan, Iran (Mahoor).
In second hour we heard Sufi music from the Sindhi Music
Ensemble of Pakistan (Wergo), Music by Vaclav Trojan for Czech animation (Supraphon), music for Japanese Shamisen by the Yoshida Brothers (Domo), Dhrupad music from North India by Uday Bhawalkar (live recording), Music from Brittany by Jacky Mollard (live recording), music by the Pines (Red House), and bagpipe music from the Spanish Asturias (Arc).