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This Island Earth

This Island Earth
Sunday June 6th, 2010 with Alnoor Allidina
Preview of the St. John's Sound Symposium

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.
Akoko Ba
Gyedu Blay-Ambolley - Booniay!!: A Compilation Of West African Funk
Alabeke
Dan Satch & His Atomic 8 Dance Band - Nigeria Special
Afrika
Unknown - Foula: Rara from Haiti
Kuenda Mbire
Les Sublimes De Brazzaville - Les Sublimes De Brazzaville
Funky Message
The Heroes - Next Stop Soweto: Volume 2
Selishonile Ilanga
Aaron Mbambo - Zulu Jive
Sedelini Thina
Joshua SitholeZulu - Zulu Jive
Leselesele (A Thief)
Mahotella Queens - Marriage Is A Problem
Nansi Imali
Ladysmith Black Mambazo - The Indestructible Beat of Soweto - Volume One
Aha Gedawo
Getatchew Mekurya - Ethiopiques Volume 14: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax
Yene Hassab Gwadegna
Getatchew Mekurya - Ethiopiques Volume 14: Negus Of Ethiopian Sax
Ivo's Dream
Ivo Papasov & His Bulgarian Wedding Band - Orpheus Ascending
Paran
John Zorn/Masada - Bar Kokhba
Grassfire
Nojo - You Are Here
Buriad Oron
Namgar - Myspace
Tunka
Namgar - Myspace
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
Two Jinkers
Alan Mills - Folk Songs of Newfoundland
In the Beginning...(uthaan)
Vineet Vyas - Taalworks Canadian
Epiphany (angusthaana)
Vineet Vyas - Taalworks Canadian
Creep
LAL - Warm Belly High Power Canadian
Gigue
Maryem & Ernie Tollar - Cairo To Toronto Canadian
Il Matar
Maryem & Ernie Tollar - Cairo To Toronto Canadian
Twist
Maza Mezé - Hypnotika Canadian
Shammusa
Maza Mezé - Hypnotika Canadian
Hum / Zaidi Zaidi
Debashis Sinha - Tumma Canadian
Threnody for Carlos Chavez
Evergreen Club - Palace Canadian
Mabvuku
Zimbamoto - Myspace Canadian
Khong minh toa lau
Tran Quang Hai & Bach Yen - Vietnam - Dreams & Reality
Kieu du Xuan
Tran Quang Hai & Bach Yen - Vietnam - Dreams & Reality
Malabar
Curtis Andrews - The Offering of Curtis Andrews Canadian