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The Folk Music Hour


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TitleDescriptionPublished OnDuration Play Episode Link
The Folk Music Hour-21-04-2019 Anzac Day Special www.dvdvideosoft.com23/04/2019 01:45 PM0:49:58Download //
The Folk Music Hour-14-04-2019 Four Women Of English FolkShirley Collins, Maddy Prior, June Tabor and Norma Waterson have all enriched the repertoire of Anglo-American Folk Music.16/04/2019 02:15 PM0:57:50Download //
The Folk Music Hour-07-04-2019 Robert BurnsOf the hundreds of recorded hours of Robert Burns' poems and songs, the Folk Music Hour plays some gems, and reveals the importance and enduring charm of this world famous Scot.09/04/2019 03:00 PM0:54:1Download //
The Folk Music Hour-31-03-2019 Siblings 2A second programme of folk artists who happen to be sisters, or brothers, or both, from both sides of the Atlantic. Who would you nominate for a third such show? folkmusichour@gmail.com02/04/2019 02:45 PM0:58:28Download //
The Folk Music Hour-24-03-2019 Sona JobartehSona Jobarteh's Kora music from The Gambia wowed WOMAD 2019, bringing light into NZ's darkest days. The festival was a triumph of shared cultures, kindness and peaceful coexistence.26/03/2019 01:15 PM0:54:29Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 17-03-2019 Mimi Baez FarinaThe younger sister of Joan Baez made a great contribution to folk song and to the humanitarian Bread and Roses organisation19/03/2019 03:30 PM0:53:48Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 10-03-2019 - Good For A LaughFolk Music sometimes seems to take itself a little too seriously. This programme mines the rich vein of humour in the genre.12/03/2019 03:15 PM0:59:55Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 03-03-2019 - Baltic FolkWe step outside the comfort zone of the Anglosphere to explore some beautiful folk music from Estonia05/03/2019 03:30 PM0:57:7Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 24-02-2019 - Folk Wover ViewA listen to some of the 'folkier' acts at WOMAD 19 in New Plymouth, March 15 through 17 at the Bowl of Brooklands.26/02/2019 03:45 PM0:58:33Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 17-02-2019 - Mixtape 3A repertoire of songs that don’t necessarily fit a theme but are too good to miss19/02/2019 03:15 PM0:56:1Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 10-02-2019 - McCutcheon Plays SeegerOur annual Pete Seeger show honours his passing in late January; this one features John McCutcheon's tribute album "To Everyone In All The World".12/02/2019 02:00 PM0:58:20Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 03-02-2019 -Maeve GilchristMaeve Gilchrist, the Scottish lever harp virtuosa now resident in the US, is on tour round the North Island in February. Here's a glimpse of her great playing and singing.05/02/2019 12:45 PM0:56:54Download //
The Folk Music Hour - 27-01-2019 - Summer FestivalsThe first programme for 2019 plays some of the music from two summer festivals, the Auckland Folk Festival, and Kiwigrass near Hamilton.29/01/2019 03:18 PM1:0:11Download //