Bridges: Music Across Cultures

The program for February 8, 2003, called "Bridges," highlighted some great cross-cultural collaborations.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Xosé Manuel Budiño Marcha de Breixo Paralaia (Resistencia)
Dervish (with Väsen) Josefin's Waltz At the End of the Day (Kells)
Tim O'Brien Two Journeys Two Journeys (Howdy Skies)
Karan Casey Distant Shore Distant Shore (Shanachie)
The Poozies We Build Fires Raise Your Heads: a Retrospective (Compass)
The Chieftains (with Bela Fleck) Bela's Reels Down the Old Plank Road (RCA)
Music Under Announcements
Karen Tweed & Ian Carr Amy Fyace (Fyasco)
Karen Tweed & Timo Alakotila Boda May Monday (NorthSide)
Ellika & Solo Bingsjöpolskan / Dounia Tretakt Takissaba (Proper)
Swåp Piddellipom Swåp (NorthSide)
Ellika & Solo Brödkakan / Kodinadioulou Tretakt Takissaba (Proper)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Cathie Ryan High on a Mountain Somewhere along the Road (Shanachie)
The Wayfaring Strangers Shifting Sands of Time Shifting Sands of Time (Rounder)
Kaila Flexer Grab the Gutter Next Village (Compass)
The Wayfaring Strangers June Apple Shifting Sands of Time (Rounder)
New Set
Led Kaapana & Bob Brozman Bob & Led's Modern Slack Key In the Saddle (Dancing Cat)
Takashi Hirayasu & Bob Brozman Umaku Kamade (Yanchita Bozu Kamade) / Naughty Boy Kamaday Jin Jin / Firefly (World Music Network)
Henry Kaiser & David Lindley (with Tarika Sammy) Hana A World Out of Time (v. 1) (Shanachie)
Takashi Hirayasu & Bob Brozman Taketomi Sunrise Jin Jin / Firefly (World Music Network)
New Set
Martin Simpson, David Hidalgo, Viji Krishnan, Puvalur Srinivasan He'll Have to Go Kambara Music in Native Tongues (Water Lily Acoustics)
Thierry "Titi" Robin & Gulabi Sapera Rumal Rakhi (Naïve)
New Set
Erkan Oğur (with Philip Catherine) Homecoming Fretless (Feuer & Eis)