Boston Public Library World Music Audio Collection – New CDs Ordered (12/04/09 – 1/29/10)

August 3, 2010 at 2:39 am Leave a comment

NotesThe cds in this order contain a sampling of music genres from around the world including, popular music from Africa, Romania, Ireland, and China, folk music from Great Britain, Ireland, Mongolia, Turkey, and Africa, Klezmer, and Polish and global fusion. 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.

 

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1. Double Play – Liz Carroll & John Doyle (Ireland) 
 
2. Ghetto Blasters – Mahala Rai Banda (Romania) 
 
3. Infinity– Warsaw Village Band (Poland) 
 
4. Lhasa– Lhasa (Global Fusion) 


5. Seno – Ba Cissoko (Guinea) 

6. Tell No Lies – Justin Adams & Juldeh Camara (The Gambia)

7. Tres Tres Fort – Staff Benda Billi (Congo)

8. Ghana Special: Modern Highlife … – Various Artists (Ghana)

9. Hyperboreans – Jackie Oates (England)

10. I Speak Fula – Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba (Mali)

11. Plain Capers – John Kirkpatrick (England)

12. Rough Guide to Klezmer Revolution – Various Artists (International)

13. There Was a Lad: Songs of Burns – Various Artists (Great Britain & Ireland)

14. The Incident – Beoga (Ireland)

15. Istanbul: Dimitrie Cantemir – Jordi Savall (Turkey) 

16. Eagle – Mamer (China)

17. Introducing Hanggai – Hanggai (Mongolia)

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