Following is a listing of the musical selections airing
on Echoes for the week of April 5-9, 2004. The dates on
the playlists are the dates the programs are distributed to stations.
Please check the program ID number to verify the program if your
station broadcasts the program on a different day than it is distributed.
STEPHEN DERUBY: "SACRED SPACES" Stephen DeRuby is a flute maker and player who draws from
a global palette. Playing all instruments himself, DeRuby mixes
guitar, Chinese harps, hammered dulcimer, percussion and keyboards
in a subtly nuanced landscape. Atop it all are DeRuby's array
of Native American flutes. Stepehn DeRuby is featured as Echoes
April CD of the Month.
MOYA BRENNAN: JOURNEY OF A CELTIC HARPIST Moya Brennan has been the voice of Clannad, the pioneering
Irish group for their entire 30 year career. She also has several
albums of her own; the latest is TWO HORIZONS (Universal Music),
a choral hymn to the Celtic harp and Irish mythology, but all
of which is underscored by her Christian faith. In this sound
portrait, Moya Brennan takes us along on her pilgrimage.
A LIVING ROOM CONCERT WITH THE MINISTRY OF INSIDE THINGS Taking their name from a line spoken by inventor, Leon Theremin,
this Philadelphia based electronic duo chart an electronic terrain
pioneered by Tangerine Dream 30 years ago. In the living room
of MOIT member Chuck Van Zyl, The Ministry of Inside Things takes
us on an electronic journey drawing from themes on their latest
double CD, EVERLASTING MOMENT (Synkronos).
AL JEWER & ANDY MITRAN'S NATIVE FUSIONS FROM CHICAGO Al Jewer and Andy Mitran make music born of the western plains
and transmuted through synthesized textures and global rhythms.
Al Jewer is a specialist in Native American flute while Andy Mitran
handles synthesizers and percussion in the evocative music of
their new CD, TWO TREES (Laughing Cat Records). They talk about
their musical directions and backgrounds that include music for
Bozo Super Sunday Show. It's part of the circus on Echoes.
Click on a program number to see that day's playlist.
Some stations tape-delay Echoes, please check with
your local station if there is some question about what program
was aired on a specific day.
The playlists include start times that indicate the
approximate beginning of that piece of music, represented in minutes
and seconds after the start of the hour.
There are also links to purchase many of the CDs, clicking
the "buy-it" button will take you to an Amazon.com entry
with more information about the CD. If there is no "buy-it"
button, the CD is not currently carried by Amazon.com.
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