traditional music http://kalw.org en Folk Music & Beyond this week http://kalw.org/post/folk-music-beyond-week-0 <p>FM&amp;B highlighted three fabulous new CDs&nbsp;by The Chieftains, Loreena&nbsp;McKennitt, and the Carolina Chocolate&nbsp;Drops this week.&nbsp;&nbsp;In the first hour ,&nbsp;a concert recording&nbsp;by&nbsp;Loreena McKennitt&nbsp;and her trio from her new CD &quot;Troubadours On The Rhine.&quot;&nbsp; Listen anytime this week via <a href="http://www.kalw.org/local-music-player">KALW&#39;s Local Music Player.</a></p> Thu, 17 May 2012 04:56:18 +0000 JoAnn Mar 10765 at http://kalw.org Folk Music & Beyond this week Folk Music & Beyond this week... http://kalw.org/post/folk-music-beyond-week <p>A preview of three fabulous&nbsp;new releases:&nbsp;&nbsp;The Chieftains are celebrating their 50th anniversary&nbsp;with the release of their new CD &quot;Voice Of Ages.&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp;Celtic artist Loreena McKennitt&nbsp;has a new&nbsp;live concert recording&nbsp;&quot;Troubadours&nbsp;On The Rhine.&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp;And highlighting our program is&nbsp;a recent&nbsp;interview&nbsp;with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, talking about their new CD&nbsp;&quot;Leaving Eden.&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp; Listen anytime this week via <a href="http://www.kalw.org/local-music-player">KALW&#39;s Local Music Pla Thu, 10 May 2012 23:46:26 +0000 JoAnn Mar 10458 at http://kalw.org Folk Music & Beyond this week... Genticorum on FM&B http://kalw.org/post/genticorum-fmb <p>The French-Canadian band&nbsp;Genticorum&nbsp;from Quebec performed live this Saturday (4/14)&nbsp; on&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kalw.org/programs/folk-music-beyond"><em>Folk Music&nbsp;&amp; Beyond</em></a>.&nbsp; This talented trio&nbsp;is at the forefront&nbsp;of&nbsp;&nbsp;Quebecois music and is among the many young bands&nbsp;leading the revival of interest in&nbsp;the old folk traditions of Quebec.&nbsp;&nbsp;Members of Genticorum are Pascal&nbsp;Gemme on fiddle and foot percussion, Yann&nbsp;Falquet on&nbsp;guitar, and Alexandre de&nbsp;Grosbois-Garand on flute and bass.</p> Sun, 08 Apr 2012 17:12:16 +0000 JoAnn Mar 8796 at http://kalw.org Genticorum on FM&B Agapi Mou on Folk Music & Beyond http://kalw.org/post/agapi-mou-folk-music-beyond <p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="-1"><em>Folk Music&nbsp;&amp; Beyond </em>welcomes&nbsp;members of&nbsp;Agapi Mou (&ldquo;my love&rdquo; in Greek), a new Bay&nbsp;Area band performing the songs and tunes of Greece,&nbsp;Albania, Turkey, and Armenia.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Agapi Mou&nbsp;includes&nbsp;violinist and singer Aya Davidson, clarinetist Greg Jenkins,&nbsp;Alan Davidson on laouto and Michael Garibaldi on percussion.&nbsp; Listen anytime this week via&nbsp;<a href="http://kalw.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/local-music-player">KALW&#39;s Local Music Player</a>.</fo Fri, 23 Mar 2012 04:56:49 +0000 JoAnn Mar 7948 at http://kalw.org Agapi Mou on Folk Music & Beyond Musica Pacifica Live on Folk Music & Beyond http://kalw.org/post/musica-pacifica-live-folk-music-beyond <p>Now on <a href="http://www.kalw.org/local-music-player">KALW&#39;s Local Music Player</a>: Bay Area Baroque&nbsp;ensemble Musica Pacifica&#39;s live performance on Folk Music &amp; Beyond.&nbsp;</p><p>Members played selections from their latest recording &quot;Dancing In The Isles:&nbsp;Baroque and Traditional Music from England, Scotland, and Ireland.&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp;Judith&nbsp;Linsenberg on&nbsp;recorder, Elizabeth Blumenstock on baroque violin,&nbsp;Shirley Hunt&nbsp;on baroque cello, Charles Sherman on harpsichord,&nbsp;and John Loose on percussion.</p> Sat, 11 Feb 2012 23:54:23 +0000 JoAnn Mar 5763 at http://kalw.org Musica Pacifica Live on Folk Music & Beyond