playlist 19 march

March 20, 2010

kabul ensemble

artist.  track.  cd title.  label.

rahim alhaj & amjad ali khan.  common destination.  ancient sounds.  UR music.

kabul ensemble.  saqia bede jame.  taranom.  rameshgar.

jacco muller & victor ghannam.  ziryab.  viento del desierto.  mihrab.

mokhtar al said & el ferka el masay.  enta omri.  essential guide to arabia.  union square.

hossam ramzy.  sahara groove.  sahara groove.  ARC.

cheikha rimitti.  nouar.  sahara groove.  ARC.

talal el madaah.  maza aqool wa qad himt.  the story of arabic song.  EMI hemisphere.

van  the man.  noor shimal.  where africa meets the orient.  ARC

kat parra.  avrix mi galanica.  dos amantes.  jazzme.

orchestre national de barbes.  hagda.  au coeur de l’orient.  sony .

setrak sarkissian.  the grand bazaar.  mastes of arabian percussion.  caravan music UK.

rasha.  azara al hay.  cairo road: great singers.  nascente.

jamshied sharifi & hassan hakmoun.  through the veil.  cairo to casablanca.  putumayo.

hamdi ahmed.  tasadig wala ahliflak.  sif safaa: new music.  EMI hemisphere.

shereen.  aah ya layel.  sunshine arabia 2003.  EMI arabia

chet fewet.  tadzi out.  rough guide to the sahara.  world music network

hanino.  douar zine.  essential guide to arabia.  union square


playlist 5 march

March 6, 2010

lalezar ensemble

Music from Turkey, Part 2

Artist.  Track.  Cd title.  label
mercan dede.  ab-I beste.  su.  escondida
nesrin sipahi.  af eyle sucum ey gul.  sharki: love songs.  CMP
chin chakrit.  ankara kalesi.  turkey: oud & kanun.  air mail
munir nurettin selcuk.  asika bagdat sorulmaz. 
muammer ketencoglu.  cbankat.  ayde mori.  kalan
omar faruk tekbilek.  dark eyes.  alif – love supreme.  narada

baris manco.  delikanli gibi.  darisi basiniza. 
huner coskuner.  dudaklarimda sarkisin remix. 
george mgrdichian.  hoda.  one man’s passion.  shanachie
sari zeki.  hudayda.  oyun havalari.  uzelli
hushu senlendirici.  izmir’in kavaklari.  laco tayfa.  trad crossroads
lalezar ensemble.  sazkar agir sema’i.  lalezar music of sultans.  trad crossroads

tanburi cemil bey.  segah karabatak pesrev.  vols 4 & 5.  trad crossroads
omar faruk tekbilek.  whirling dervish.  whirling.  celestial harmonies
kudsi & suleyman erguner.  wordless prayer.  sufi music of turkey.  CMP
galata mevlevi music ensemble.  ya hazreti mevlana.  music of islam v 14.  celestial harmonies
musicians from rumelia.  yildiz dagi.  rumeli songs


playlist 19 february

February 20, 2010

Music from Turkey, Part I
track.   artist.  cd title.   label

dudu by tarkan from turkish groove [putumayo]

firuze arabesk by mustafa kandirali from mustafa kandirali [uzelli/ trad crossroads]

gungormemisler by sezen aksu from rough guide to turkey [world music network]

halk icin muteber by kudsi erguner from gazel: classical sufi music [times square]

hep boyle kal by orhan gencebay from ya evde yoksan [kervan]

i love you by umit besen from turquie [ww.world collection]

karsilama by talip ozkan from the dark fire [axiom]

kurdili hicazkar pesrev by kudsi erguner ensemble from works of kemani tatyos efendi [traditional crossroads]

makam karcigar by munir nurettin beken from art of the turkish ud [rounder]

nati-sherif by hasan semerkantli from music of islam v 9 whirling dervish [celestial harmonies]

nazli nazli sekip gider by lalezar ensemble from music of sultans sufis & seraglio [trad crossroads]

olem ben, olem ben by huseyn & gunay turkmenler from traditions of turkey [ARC]

sanima inanma by sezen aksu from turkish groove [putumayo]

sevim yikilsin evim by ceylan from ah gonlum [ozdemir]

sigaramin dumani by muzeyyen senar from women of istanbul [trad crossroads]

taksim cicekdagi by huseyn turkmenler from traditions of turkey [ARC]

toros by omar faruk tekbilek from tree of patience [white swan]

uzagina dustum by burcu gunes from ay sahit [cinar muzik]

vasil by harem turkish percussion group from rhythm color [mega muzik]

vefaname by mercan dede from sufi traveler [doublemoon]


playlist 5 february

February 6, 2010

Music from Lebanon

Track.   Artist.   CD title.  label
akheeran by nelli mgadassi from ahli arab [EMI]
amal hayati by rabih abou khalil from nafas [ECM]
betes’alni meen by amal hijazi from bayya’ al ward [fassiphone]
du’a (invocation) by matawila shiites from anthology of world music lebanon [rounder]
eny ya laly by najwa sultan from elly bahebo [EMI]
hawafar alik el kalam by magd el kasem from leabetak [EMI]

hebeena hebeena by farid el atrache from beginners guide to arabia v 1 [nascente]
inta habibi by wael khoury from shou rayek [rotana]
jawwazouha khatife by salatin al tarab orchestra from music of lebanon [hollywood music center]
layali beirut by sami nossair orchestra from the music of lebanon [hollywood music center]
li anni oughanni by charbel rouhana & rima khcheich from art of the middle eastern oud [ARC]
ma baadena by ragheb alama from tab leih [mondo melodia]

min ghadr el hob by george al rassy from beginners guide to arabia v 2 [nascente]
mush kissa hai by fairuz from the lady & the legend [manteca]
taala ya – come here by nancy ajram from ah w noss [IRS world]
talfan ayyash by fairuz from live 2000 festival [EMI]
taqsim maqam hijaz kar by matar muhammad from homage to a master of the buzuq [INEDIT]
tishreen by andre hajj ensemble from awaken [ARC]


playlist 29 january

January 29, 2010

Music from Iraq

track. artist. CD title. label
abuziyyah by Iraqi Ensemble for Traditional Music from iraq: trad. rhythmic structures [unesco/ auvidis]
arabesque by munir bashir from musician of wisdom [le chant du monde]
chalhom yehisdon by daoud & s al-kuwaity from masters of iraqi music [ARC]
common destination by rahim alhaj & amjad ali khan from ancient sounds [UR music]
hassan by motayem pecheurs de perles from ivre d’amour [buda]

missing you by rahim alhaj & amjad ali khan from ancient sounds [UR music]
my dear beloved mohamad by ilham madfai from the voice of iraq [virgin capitol]
oh girl stand up by bwin from choubi choubi [sublime frequencies]
oh mother the handsome man by anonymous from choubi choubi [sublime frequencies]
qoulee ouhibbouka by kazim al saher from habibati wal matar [rotana / EMI]
qum na dimi by mohammad saleh a lelo from msic of islam v 4 [celestial harmonies]

sama’ai baghdad by ahmed mukhtar from the road to baghdad [ARC]
shukran by kazim al saher from abhathu anki [rotana / EMI]
taqsim en maqam lami by munir bashir from art of the oud [ocora radio france]
taqsim on rast-mode by safwat mohammad ali from iraqi music/ud taqsim & pasta [king records]
ya nas by muhannad muhsin from the best of [EMI]


playlist 22 january

January 23, 2010

Music from Morocco, Part 2
Track.    Artist.    CD title.    label
a habibi ouajee t’allel by bachir attar & master musicians from apocalypse across the sky [axiom]
adhan for early morning prayer by sufi brotherhoods & street musician from dances & trances [world arbiter]
ahafine by nass el ghiwane from la legende [platinum ]
al ghorbat by nour eddine from zri zat: music of morocco [arc]

alabas alabas by chalf hassan from arabic songs from north africa [ARC]
arab andalusian music by amina alaoui & ahmed piro from hamdulillah fes festival [sounds true]
chabako by night spirit masters from gnawa music of marrakesh [axiom]
dikr part 1 by aissaoua musicians of marrakesh from music of islam v 5 aissaoua sufi [celestial harmonies]
first guerrera by sufi brotherhoods & street musician from dances & trances [world arbiter]

here we stay by bachir attar from the next dream [CMP]
jadwa by amina alaoui & jon balke from siwan [ECM]
mahraba by maleem mahmoud ghania from trance of 7 colors [axiom]
sana ‘ma kuntu hadri’ by rabita andalusia from diwan [naxos world]
sana neddemem wa nakhda by rabita andalusia from diwan [naxos world]

seigneur hammou by gnawa de mostaganem from rituels de la layla et du moussem [iris music]
the house of baraka by bachir attar from master musicians of jajouka [point music]
yobati kalkani bulila by marchane abd lechhab from music of islam v 6 gnawa [celestial harmonies]


playlist 15 january

January 15, 2010

ensemble

Music from Morocco, Part I

artist.  track.  cd title.  label
adnan sefiani & l’orchestre de sale.  bechri lina.  rough guide to N africa.  world music network. 
amira saqati.  imane.  destination halal.  barbarity. 
azzddine with bill laswell.  jina.  massafat.  barbarity. 
el kacimi mohamed ensemble.  rashdfa.  andalusian music of tetouan.  celestial harmonies. 
emil zrihan.  yedidim hiou zehirim.  rough guide to morocco.  world music network. 

ensemble gharnati de rabat.  istikhbar et inshad.  maroc musique gharnati.  inedit. 
ensemble laaroussi lahcen.  ain zora; el raila.  morocco: takota jabalia.  buda. 
fatna bent el houcine.  taala fine ghadi.  rough guide to morocco.  world music network. 
groupe isaoua.  track 1.  groupe isaoua.  fassiphone. 
hamsa lila.  pacha mama.  gathering one.  in the pocket. 
hassan erraji & arabesque.  nikriz.  rough guide to N africa.  world music network. 

hassan hakmoun & adam rudolph.  saba atu rijal.  gift of the gnawa.  flying fish. 
hassan hakmoun & zahar.  soutanbi.  trance.  real world. 
najat aatabu.  the burning pain.  country girls & city women.  rounder. 
nass marrakech.  zeye meyel.  rough guide to morocco.  world music network. 
nayim alal.  plegaria; sin secreto.  sahara tierra mia.  nubenegra. 
samira saeid.  aal eah.  north african groove.  putumayo.