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The Folk Music Hour


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TitleDescriptionPublished OnDuration Play Episode Link
The Folk Music Hour-19-05-2019 Victoria VigenserVictoria Vigenser is an extraordinary talent and we predict a global future for her beautifully sung and thoughtful songs. A FMH NZMM special.23/05/2019 03:15 PM0:59:7Download //
The Folk Music Hour-12-05-2019 Folk BlokesA programme of songs by Kiwi bloke artists, part of our NZ Music Month series.14/05/2019 03:15 PM0:59:21Download //
The Folk Music Hour-05-05-2019 NZ Women FolkA programme of songs by Kiwi women artists, part of our NZ Music Month series.07/05/2019 03:00 PM0:57:41Download //
The Folk Music Hour-28-04-2019 NZMM Come All YeWe launch into NZ Music Month with a programme of Kiwi singers and songs. Thanks to those who generously shared their music, we have enough for over two months!30/04/2019 11:45 AM0:57:19Download //
The Folk Music Hour-21-04-2019 Anzac Day Special As we honour the fallen, we play songs, both rock and folk, which touch on many wars, and ask why so many died to create our two nations and our legends.23/04/2019 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 //