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TitleDescriptionPublished OnDuration Play Episode Link
The Folk Music Hour-10-11-2019 Singing Word ThreeMore verse set to music, poems becoming immortal songs, including arguably the world's most famous folk song.12/11/2019 02:30 PM0:53:37Download //
The Folk Music Hour-03-11-2019 The Singing Word 2We continue our series investigating great songs which started life as poems.05/11/2019 03:30 PM0:56:36Download //
The Folk Music Hour-27-10-2019 The Singing Word 1We begin a series investigating what happens when poetry is set to music, becoming folk song. Subtitled Poems:Sung, we take our title from Barry Mitcalfe's seminal work on Māori poetry.29/10/2019 02:15 PM0:56:4Download //
The Folk Music Hour-22-10-2019 Mix Tape5On This Week's Show Davey features inspirational folk that he is loving at the moment 22/10/2019 03:15 PM0:59:29Download //
The Folk Music Hour-13-10-2019 Touring Some fab artists are coming to NZ now and soon. We take a look and have a listen.16/10/2019 01:45 PM0:58:53Download //
The Folk Music Hour-06-10-2019 John Cohen We celebrate the life and work of the founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers whose contribution to the revival of American vernacular music has been so important. The NY musician, photographer, filmmaker, collector and ethnomusicologist died recently, aged 87.08/10/2019 02:45 PM0:54:28Download //
The Folk Music Hour-22-09-2019 Our Native DaughtersFour important women of colour reclaim the banjo for the African American folk tradition, and turn in a powerful set24/09/2019 04:15 PM0:58:26Download //
The Folk Music Hour-15-09-2019 Tom RushTom Rush's impact on the American music scene has been profound. He helped shape the folk revival in the '60s and the renaissance of the '80s and '90s17/09/2019 04:15 PM0:57:55Download //
The Folk Music Hour-08-09-2019 Te Wiki O Te Reo Maoriwww.dvdvideosoft.com10/09/2019 03:15 PM0:57:21Download //
The Folk Music Hour-01-09-2019 15 Beautiful Folk SongsWe put together a personal collection of the most beautiful folk melodies - traditional and contemporary. Send us a list of your own favourites, for a second show in the future.04/09/2019 03:45 PM0:58:20Download //
The Folk Music Hour-25-08-2019 Blues With A DifferenceThe world's most versatile musical form lends itself to songs both sad and funny, and sometimes quite blue.27/08/2019 02:15 PM0:52:38Download //
The Folk Music Hour-18-08-2019 Boucher And McNeillGillian Boucher, fiddler, and Bob McNeill, singer and guitarist, have formed a folk duo well worth listening to, and are touring in anticipation of the release of a new album.20/08/2019 03:15 PM0:59:14Download //