Winter Solstice Music 2013

The program for December 14, 2013, offered some music to suit the mood of winter solstice.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Paul Kamm & Eleanore MacDonald The Queen of Northern Lights Calling on Love (Frewheel)
Loituma Valamon Kirkonkellot / Valama Cloister Bells Things of Beauty (NorthSide)
Kitka Tsarsko Momche Kon Sedlae Wintersongs (Diaphonica)
New Set
Dreamers' Circus Carrousel Prime A Little Symphony (GO' Danish Folk Music)
Triakel Torspar – Julaftas – Våggvisa Wintersongs (NorthSide)
The Karelian Folk Music Ensemble Swallow Waltz The Karelian Folk Music Ensemble (Gadfly)
Mikael and Mia Marin Walzer No. 11 Skuggspel (Dimma)
Music Under Announcements
The Karelian Folk Music Ensemble Suite of Finnish Dances Ingrian Folk Songs (Gadfly)
The Chieftains The Arrival of the Wren Boys, The Dingle Set / Dance, The Wren in the Furze The Bells of Dublin (BMG/RCA)
Susan McKeown & Johnny Cunningham Wexford Mummers' Song A Winter Talisman (Sheila-na-Gig Music)
Herdman, Hills & Mangsen Solstice Round At the Turning of the Year (Hand & Heart Music)
New Set
Susan McKeown & Johnny Cunningham Mál Bhán Ni Chuilleannáin (Fair Molly Hollywood) A Winter Talisman (Sheila-na-Gig Music)
Shira Kammen Green Grows the Holly The Almanac (Birght Angel)
Jean Redpath Gloomy December The Songs of Robert Burns, volumes 5 and 6 (Philo)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Susan McKeown & Johnny Cunningham A Winter Talisman A Winter Talisman (Sheila-na-Gig Music)
Steeleye Span The King Please to Meet the King (Shanachie)
Gabriel Yacoub You Stay Here The Simple Things We Said (Prime)
Jack Hardy The Wren The Cauldron (Prime)
New Set
Triakel Imnan Gryningen Wintersongs (NorhtSide)
Kirile Loo Vana Kannel / The Ancient Psaltery Saatus (Fate) (Alula)
Loituma Haze (Utu) In the Moonlight (NorthSide)
Kitka Domnuleţ Şi Domn Din Cer Wintersongs (Diaphonica)
New Set
Krista Detor A Traveler in Winter The Silver Wood: Wintersongs (Tightrope)
Susan McKeown & Lindsey Horner Through the Bitter Frost and Snow Through the Bitter Frost and Snow (Prime)
Herdman, Hills & Mangsen Raise the Dead of Winter Voices of Winter (Gadfly)
Loreena McKennit Banquet Hall To Drive the Cold Winter Away (Quinlan Road)
New Set
Krista Detor Hot Buttered Rum The Silver Wood: Wintersongs (Tightrope)
Herdman, Hills & Mangsen Hot Buttered Rum Voices of Winter (Gadfly)
John Renbourn & Robin Williamson South Wind / Blarney Pilgrim Wheel of Fortune (Flying Fish)
El McMeen In the Bleak Midwinter (faded) The Soul of Christmas Guitar (Piney Ridge Music)