Boston Public Library World Music Audio Collection – New CDs Ordered (1/16/09)

January 17, 2009 at 11:44 pm Leave a comment

The cds in this order contain a variety of genres including Gypsy music, reggae, African and Latin dance music, Latin fusion, Japanese, Indian, and Irish folk, and Afro-, Japanese, Indian, Arabic, European, and global pop. Click on the links below to hear excerpts from them. As this is just a sampling of what we have to offer, come on in to the main library at Copley Square or any one of  our branches conveniently located throughout the city of Boston and “check out” more of our fabulous world music collection. For your additional convenience, you can reserve copies online via our library catalog and you will be notified when the item is in and ready to be picked-up.

1. Live in Japan – Rodrigo y Gabriela (Mexico) (Review – at bottom of page)

2. Local Ground – Altan (Ireland) (Review)

3. Putumayo: Acoustic Arabia – Various artists (Review)

4. Putumayo: African Party – Various artists (Review)

5. Putumayo: African Reggae – Various artists (Review)

6. Putumayo: Euro Groove – Various artists (Review)

7. Putumayo: India – Various artists (No review yet available)

8. Putumayo: Tango Around the World – Various artists (Review)

9. Putumayo: Women of the World – Acoustic – Various artists (Review)

10. Reggae Around the World – Various artists (Review)

11. Rough Guide to African Street Party – Various artists (Review)

12. Rough Guide to Congo Gold – Various artists (Review)

13. Rough Guide to North African Cafe – Various artists (Review – scroll down to middle of the page)

14. Rough Guide to the Music of Japan (scroll down to the bottom of the page to listen) – Various artists (Review)

15. Rough Guide to the Music of the Hungarian Gypsies – Various artists (Review)

16. Rough Guide to the Music of the Romanian Gypsies – Various artists (Review)


Entry filed under: CD Collection.

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