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Program This Island Earth: Preview of the St. John's Sound Symposium
Hosted ByAlnoor Allidina
Date1:00 PM on Jun. 6th, 2010

Artist Album Track  
In the first part of the program, we skip around from Africa to Eastern Europe to Asia. The second half of the program is dedicated to artists performing at this year's Sound Symposium, held in St. John's Newfoundland.
Gyedu Blay-Ambolley Booniay!!: A Compilation Of West African Funk Akoko Ba  
Dan Satch & His Atomic 8 Dance Band Nigeria Special Alabeke  
Unknown Foula: Rara from Haiti Afrika  
Les Sublimes De Brazzaville Les Sublimes De Brazzaville Kuenda Mbire  
The Heroes Next Stop Soweto: Volume 2 Funky Message  
Aaron Mbambo Zulu Jive Selishonile Ilanga  
Joshua SitholeZulu Zulu Jive Sedelini Thina  
Mahotella Queens Marriage Is A Problem Leselesele (A Thief)  
Ladysmith Black Mambazo The Indestructible Beat of Soweto - Volume One Nansi Imali  
Getatchew Mekurya Ethiopiques Volume 14: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax Aha Gedawo  
Getatchew Mekurya Ethiopiques Volume 14: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax Yene Hassab Gwadegna  
Ivo Papasov & His Bulgarian Wedding Band Orpheus Ascending Ivo's Dream  
John Zorn/Masada Bar Kokhba Paran  
Nojo You Are Here Grassfire  
Namgar Myspace Buriad Oron  
Namgar Myspace Tunka  
The Sound Symposium is billed as an international celebration of Sound. It takes place every two years in St. John's and brings artists, musicians, scientists and others from around the globe to Newfoundland to collaborate with local artists. This year's schedule has just been announced and features music, workshops, lectures, dance, visual installations, tugboat symphonies, and even a complaints choir. The festival runs from July 2nd - July 10th and you can get the full schedule at www.soundsymposium.com
Alan Mills Folk Songs of Newfoundland Two Jinkers  
Vineet Vyas Taalworks In the Beginning...(uthaan) Canadian
Vineet Vyas Taalworks Epiphany (angusthaana) Canadian
LAL Warm Belly High Power Creep Canadian
Maryem & Ernie Tollar Cairo To Toronto Gigue Canadian
Maryem & Ernie Tollar Cairo To Toronto Il Matar Canadian
Maza Mezé Hypnotika Twist Canadian
Maza Mezé Hypnotika Shammusa Canadian
Debashis Sinha Tumma Hum / Zaidi Zaidi Canadian
Evergreen Club Palace Threnody for Carlos Chavez Canadian
Zimbamoto Myspace Mabvuku Canadian
Tran Quang Hai & Bach Yen Vietnam - Dreams & Reality Khong minh toa lau  
Tran Quang Hai & Bach Yen Vietnam - Dreams & Reality Kieu du Xuan  
Curtis Andrews The Offering of Curtis Andrews Malabar Canadian
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