Following is a listing of the musical selections airing
on Echoes for the week of July 19-23, 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.
FEATURES FOR THE WEEK
A LIVING ROOM CONCERT WITH PEPPINO D'AGOSTINO Peppino D'Agostino is a virtuoso finger-style guitarist.
He was born and raised in Torino, Italy where he played Italian
bluegrass, but he's been in America for two decades, honing his
reputation as a sensitive stylist and detailed composer. He recently
re-recorded some of his best-loved pieces on the album, EVERY
STEP OF THE WAY (Favored Nations Acoustic). For the first time
since 2001, Peppino D'Agostino comes to the Echoes Living Room,
to play his music live.
NAWANG KHECHOG: BLOWING TIBETAN WINDS Nawang Khechog is a former Tibetan monk who has been living
in the U.S. for many years. His music is featured extensively
on the soundtrack to TIBET: CRY OF THE SNOW LION (Triloka), and
he also has his own CD out, UNIVERSAL CONSCIOUSNESS (Sounds True).
Nawang talks about the spirit of peace he tries to bring to the
world through his flute playing and singing.
A LIVING ROOM CONCERT WITH MARY YOUNGBLOOD The Native flute started out as an instrument for males, a
courting instrument of Lakota tribesmen. But Mary Youngblood
is from a new generation of Native women who have made the instrument
her own. Born of Seminole and Aleut parentage, Youngblood won
a Grammy Award last year for her CD, BENEATH THE RAVEN MOON (Silver
Wave Records). Her latest CD is FEED THE FIRE. Mary Youngblood
comes to the Echoes Living Room where she lets out her Native
A LIVING ROOM CONCERT WITH MAGGIE SANSONE AND FRIENDS Hammered dulcimer player, Maggie Sansone, lives in Maryland,
but her heart resides in Ireland and the Europe of medieval times.
She brings those themes into a chamber setting on albums like
her recent MYSTIC DANCE (Maggie's Music). Maggie brings in a
chamber trio of cello and Celtic harp to join her in a performance
that casts our ears back to another time.
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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