World - Ethnic

Portland Yiddish Hour on 05/08/11

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Sun, 05/08/2011 - 10:00am - 11:00am
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Klezmocracy and 3 Leg Torso visit with the Yiddish Hour

Yiddish Hour host Ed Kraus welcomes to the KBOO studios Ralph Huntley and Courtney VonDrehle from the Portland based groups Klezmocracy and 3 Leg Torso

We'll talk about the Jewish roots of much of the music played by both ensembles, and how they "deconstruct" this material to make something entirely new and compelling. 

CD's from both ensembles will be available as thank you gifts to listeners who call in a membership pledge during the Yiddish Hour.


Italian Hour playlist for 03/27/2011

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Italian Hour
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A mix of San Remo winners from past editions and songs from this year.

Africa-O-Ye! playlist for 03/24/2011

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Guest host Andy Hosch of Timbuktunes brings in an eclectic mix of music from around the African continent,

Anjali and The Kid playlist for 03/22/2011

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Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush
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Persian Art and Music on 03/20/11

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Sun, 03/20/2011 - 11:00am - 5:00pm
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NoRooz - the Persian New Year

Hi friends,

The Persian community will be celebrating our New year next Sunday, March 20th. NoRooz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the year in the Iranian calendar. It is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox, this year will be Sunday, March 20 at 4:21:00 p.m., the beginning of Spring.

The Persian Hour on KBOO will be having a special six-hour NoRooz special Sunday, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. We'll be having live music with two bands playing acoustic and electric instruments, i.e. guitar, santoor (hammered dulcimer), donbak (persian hand-held drum) and a few other pieces.

Paula's Picks on 03/17/11

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Thu, 03/17/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Music breakin' genres soothin' souls!

Tonight's show is goin' to be FULL of GREAT music!

Guests will be Spyn Reset - an energetic and enigmatic band based in Seattle!

Spyn Reset, the energetic six piece instrumental band fresh from Seattle, WA,
has just released their debut album, "Objects In The Abstract"  recorded at 

The Food Show Talks about Dairy

Food Show
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Wed, 03/16/2011

This month is devoted to dairy. Listen to dairy breakfast suggestions from Paul Gerald, author of Breakfast in Bridgetown and hear an interview by Host Miriam Widman with Reyna Simnegar, author of Persian Food for the Non-Persian Bride about kosher dairy Persian foods and specialties for Purim

60:56 minutes (34.87 MB)

Pastures of Plenty playlist for 03/16/2011

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Pastures of Plenty
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A caller asked about the song "Bless the World" by Sean O'Leary. That was from an unreleased recording that Margaret got from Sean. I said he was Irish, but actually he's from Liverpool.

I'll update this playlist later when I get more info...

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