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 LP 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita   LP 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita 

Following his award-winning collaboration with the Welsh harpist Catrin Finch, Seckou presents his new solo album 22 Strings. Keita has arguably become one of the most influential and inspiring kora players of his generation, an exceptional and charismatic musician. On 22 Strings he explores what it means to be a modern global citizen, and yet to live with seven centuries of tradition and heritage expressed through music. He gives us the kora in its purity, a wondrous instrument that can take the human spirit to a place of deep meditation, stillness and beauty.


 
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 Outlander - Saor Patrol LP   Outlander - Saor Patrol LP 

Outlander brings out the more melodic side of Saor Patrol. Giving an insight into the passion and emotions of these rugged individuals, it has to be their most interesting accomplishment to date. Code for downloading all tracks plus 2 extra songs in high resolution mp3s included.


 
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 Best of Buena Vista, Vol 2 - Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club - Raúl Planas, Rudy Calzado, Pío Leyva,Teresa García Caturla…   Best of Buena Vista, Vol 2 - Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club - Raúl Planas, Rudy Calzado, Pío Leyva,Teresa García Caturla… 

A selection of the best of Buena Vista including tracks such as Sonero de verdad and Los herederos performed by old and new, featuring Pío Leyva and Raúl Planas, original members of the Buena Vista Social Club.


 
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 LP Christ Church Cathedral - Clannad   LP Christ Church Cathedral - Clannad 

Clannad make an international welcome return to mark their 40th anniversary with this live recording from Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin. Their music entwines the traditional and the modern, the past and the future, with stunningly beautiful results. With their haunting songs, mesmerizing vocals and captivating sound the group has enchanted audiences worldwide. Information in English and German.

Total playing time: disc 1: 41:07 min, disc 2: 41:26 min.


 
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 LP Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club   LP Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club 

A selection of the best of Buena Vista including tracks such as “Chan Chan” and “A Buena Vista” performed by old and new, featuring Pío Leyva and Raúl Planas, original members of the Buena Vista Social Club.

Total playing time, side A + B: 41:26 min


 
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 The Ultimate Guide to Scottish Folk   The Ultimate Guide to Scottish Folk 

Visitors to Scotland are constantly amazed at the geographical, linguistic and cultural diversity of such a small country – and it is this that makes Scotland’s music such a rich mix. This double album captures some of that mix, presenting a kaleidoscope of songs and instrumentals from a cappella songs in Gaelic or solo fiddle to bagpipe rock and more. Extensive liner notes by Mary Ann Kennedy.


 
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 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita   22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita 

Following his award-winning collaboration with the Welsh harpist Catrin Finch, Seckou presents his new solo album 22 Strings. Keita has arguably become one of the most influential and inspiring kora players of his generation, an exceptional and charismatic musician. On 22 Strings he explores what it means to be a modern global citizen, and yet to live with seven centuries of tradition and heritage expressed through music. He gives us the kora in its purity, a wondrous instrument that can take the human spirit to a place of deep meditation, stillness and beauty.


 
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 Sanata : Stillness - Kiran Ahluwalia   Sanata : Stillness - Kiran Ahluwalia 

At once contemplative and rocking, traditional and innovative, Kiran Ahluwalia and her band create a hybrid of Indian and Pakistani grooves, Saharan blues and western jazz. The compositions are a reflection of an ongoing quest to create timeless music in a modern and global context that looks to the future while still maintaining a vital line to its storied past.

“Ahluwalia is busy honing a transnational sound as fresh as tomorrow.” - Seattle Times


 
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 Legends of Gypsy Music from Macedonia - Ferus Mustafov & Esma Redžepova   Legends of Gypsy Music from Macedonia - Ferus Mustafov & Esma Redžepova 

Some of the best and most passionate songs of Esma Redžepova, whose expressive and emotional voice has earned her the title of “Queen of Gypsy Music” and King Ferus Mustafov, master of the Gypsy saxophone. Lyrics translated into English. Info in German & original lyrics at http://www.arcmusic.co.uk/extra.html


 
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 Gaelic Scotland   Gaelic Scotland 

Traditional Gaelic songs from the Isle of Skye and other areas of Scotland. Instruments: fiddles, bagpipes, clarsach (harp), concertina, guitar, dulcimer, whistle, flute, percussion and others. Original lyrics in Gaelic, with translations into English and German plus information about the songs and the musicians.


 
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 Outlander - Saor Patrol   Outlander - Saor Patrol 

Outlander brings out the more melodic side of Saor Patrol. Giving an insight into the passion and emotions of these rugged individuals, it has to be their most interesting accomplishment to date. Band biography and info about each of the tracks in English and German.


 
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 Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club, Vol 2 - Pío Leyva, Rudy Calzado, Maracaibo Oriental,         Raúl Planas…   Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club, Vol 2 - Pío Leyva, Rudy Calzado, Maracaibo Oriental, Raúl Planas… 

A selection of the best of Buena Vista including tracks such as “Sonero de verdad” and “Cuando ya no me quieras” performed by old and new, featuring Pío Leyva, Puntillita, Raúl Planas, original members of the Buena Vista Social Club. Info in English and German.


 
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 Samya - The Best of Farid Al Atrash - Hossam Ramzy   Samya - The Best of Farid Al Atrash - Hossam Ramzy 

Farid Al Atrash was famous all over the Middle East for his virtuoso oud (lute) playing, his magnificent musical films and his warm voice, singing the most rosy love songs. He also wrote the dance music for Egypt’s famous dancer, Samya Gamal. Farid produced 42 films in which he sang and Samya or Taheyya Karioka danced. Info in English and German.


 
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 Afro-Mandinka Soul, Tama-Silo - Seckou Keita Quartet   Afro-Mandinka Soul, Tama-Silo - Seckou Keita Quartet 

Seckou Keita presents his Quartet with West African kora, a host of African drums and percussion, double bass, Egyptian violin, riti (fiddle), n’goni (lute), cajon. Beautiful, soothing, almost hypnotic music.

“Seckou Keita, an inspired exponent of the Kora can make the West African harp-lute sound like a small band.” - Guardian

“Keita’s vocals, passionate and melodic, add an element to an already inspired recording.” - Dirty Linen


 
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 The Ultimate Guide to Irish Folk   The Ultimate Guide to Irish Folk 

This glorious double album captures a vivid snapshot of the current state of Irish Folk Music. It includes influential artists who have dominated the scene since the 60s and a number of up-and-coming talents whose music again respects the tradition but possesses the excitement of creative discovery. 32-page booklet with extensive information in English.


 
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 Best of Glykeria, The Voice of Greece   Best of Glykeria, The Voice of Greece 

Glykeria’s stellar career began in 1980 and she is one of the top three bestselling Greek singers ever. This album presents her biggest hits from two decades. Booklet info about the artist in English and German. Original lyrics in Greek with English translations can be downloaded from our website at arcmusic.co.uk

“Glykeria sings with enthusiasm, optimism and passion.” - Djembe, Denmark


 
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 The Art of the Armenian Duduk - Djivan Gasparian, Sergei Karapetian, Mkrtich Malkhasian   The Art of the Armenian Duduk - Djivan Gasparian, Sergei Karapetian, Mkrtich Malkhasian 

The duduk is a wind instrument peculiar to Armenia. It is presented by Djivan Gasparian, one of the greatest masters of this beautiful instrument, who played it in films such as “The Last Temptation of Christ” and “Gladiator”, and the duduk virtuosi Sergei Karapetian and Mkrtich Malkhasian. The music has a haunting, meditative quality, on some pieces accompanied by a dool (drum).


 
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 CLANNAD - Nádúr   CLANNAD - Nádúr 

Nádúr is Clannad’s first album of new material since 1998's Grammy winning Landmarks, and sees the full original line-up – siblings Moya, Ciarán and Pól Brennan and their twin uncles Noel and Pádraig Duggan – back together on record for the first time since the 1989 album Past Present. It is a fitting title for the coming together of this legendary Celtic family band; Nádúr is the Gaelic word for Nature.

Indeed, Nádúr is a very natural progression to the Clannad sound, which since the 70s has been to fuse the traditional with the modern, the past and the future, with stunningly beautiful results. Nádúr marks a forty year recording career which has seen such hits as ‘Theme From Harry’s Game’, ‘In A Lifetime’, ‘I Will Find You’ and the soundtrack to the ‘Robin of Sherwood’ TV series.

"Not since Seán Ó Riada gave birth to the nation has there been such a unique talent to remind us of who we are, who we were and who we can be, ancient and modern at the same time. Clannad, we owe you." - Bono


 
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 The Ultimate Guide to Spanish Folk - Various Artists   The Ultimate Guide to Spanish Folk - Various Artists 
Traditional and modern Spanish folk songs, compiled by Mundofonías (Juan Antonio Vázquez, Araceli Tzigane). The songs represent all the Spanish regions and provinces including Sephardic music. The booklet provides a history of Spanish folk music, and extensive info about the artists and each of the songs in English, German and Spanish.
 
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 Christ Church Cathedral - Clannad   Christ Church Cathedral - Clannad 
Clannad make an international welcome return to mark their 40th anniversary with this live recording from Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin. Their music entwines the traditional and the modern, the past and the future, with stunningly beautiful results. With their haunting songs, mesmerizing vocals and captivating sound the group has enchanted audiences worldwide. Total playing time: 74:22 min.
 
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 Best of Ravi Shankar   Best of Ravi Shankar 
Three light classical ragas, performed by sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar: Raga Mian Ki Malhar¸ a somewhat melancholic raga for the rainy season. Raga Kaunsi Kanhra, a composite raga, ideal for after midnight with a deep, meditational tone. Raga Mishra Ghara Dhun, an intensely lyrical raga, played at any time of day or night, containing a brief, folksy tabla solo. Liner notes by Jameela Siddiqi, Novelist, broadcaster, journalist and lecturer in Indian Classical Music.
 
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 Best of Abdul Halim Hafiz - Hossam Ramzy & his Egyptian Ensemble   Best of Abdul Halim Hafiz - Hossam Ramzy & his Egyptian Ensemble 
Hossam Ramzy presents very danceable renditions of six of the most popular songs of Abdul Halim Hafiz, who was beloved and revered by everyone throughout the Arabian world in his time and whose music is still immensely popular today and played by radio stations and listened to throughout the Middle East every day. Info about each of the pieces in English and German.
 
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 La Cantiga del Fuego - Ana Alcaide   La Cantiga del Fuego - Ana Alcaide 
Carving out her own path as a performer and composer, Ana Alcaide has played a pioneering role in introducing and popularizing the nyckelharpa in Spain. La Cantiga del Fuego is beautiful, atmospheric music, inspired by the journey of the Sephardic Jews and the city of Toledo (where she resides), which is why her music is commonly referred to as the “Toledo Soundtrack”.
 
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 Inventus - Guitarra Portuguesa - Custódio Castelo   Inventus - Guitarra Portuguesa - Custódio Castelo 
Custódio Castelo is the world’s leading player of the Portuguese fado guitar, the instrument that helped make fado music Portugal’s Intangible Cultural Heritage. Inventus showcases Custódio Castelo’s excellence as a composer and performer, marking him as one of the most innovative Portuguese musicians in this genre.
 
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 Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club   Best of Buena Vista, Featuring Original Members of the Buena Vista Social Club 
A selection of the best of Buena Vista including tracks such as “Chan Chan” and “A Buena Vista” performed by old and new, featuring Pio Leyva, Puntillita, Raúl Planas, original members of the Buena Vista Social Club.
 
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 Best of Black Umfolosi - Summertime   Best of Black Umfolosi - Summertime 
Black Umfolosi present a collection of their most beautiful and inspiring traditional songs from their native southern Africa. Imbued with a great gentleness of spirit, intricate rhythms, energy driven, engaging songs and a beauty and enthusiasm that is unrivalled. Featuring the renowned Nkosi Sikelela and Imbube (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) as well as their most recent hit Summertime. Info in four languages.
 
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 Tango De Norte A Sur - Las Chicas del Tango featuring Horacio Ferrer   Tango De Norte A Sur - Las Chicas del Tango featuring Horacio Ferrer 
Fresh, airy, intoxicating Finnish tangos presented with elegance and passion by Las Chicas del Tango. Gorgeously arranged and beautifully played music with the sweet voice of vocalist Kukka-Maria Ahonen, the interesting and innovative accordion of Johanna Juhola and Milla Viljamaa’s piano; featuring Horacio Ferrer on three tracks.
 
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 The Queen of Fado II - Amália Rodrigues   The Queen of Fado II - Amália Rodrigues 
“A Rainha do Fado” - the Queen of Fado, Amália Rodrigues, Vol. II! More of her greatest hits and most popular songs from a stellar career spanning more than 50 years. Booklet notes including Amália’s biography in English, German, French and Spanish. Album endorsed by the Amália Rodrigues Foundation, Portugal.
 
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 Legends of Fado Amália Rodrigues, Fernando Farinha, Hermínia Silva, Fernando Maurício, Carlos Ramos, Frutuoso França and many more…   Legends of Fado Amália Rodrigues, Fernando Farinha, Hermínia Silva, Fernando Maurício, Carlos Ramos, Frutuoso França and many more… 
A gorgeous album of the greatest Fado legends ever, male as well as female singers, beloved and revered by Fado fans around the world. 24-page booklet with artists’ biographies and info about fado in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 Cristina Branco - Live in Amsterdam, Netherlands   Cristina Branco - Live in Amsterdam, Netherlands 
The mid-1990s ushered in a new era of Fado presented by a new generation of singers. Cristina Branco proved herself to be one of the pioneers and foremost exponents of this “novo fado” with these songs recorded live at two concerts in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1997. This is the long awaited international release of her debut album.
 
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