A Solo Shakuhachi Against Climate Change

Here is the complete May 19 set by Elizabeth Reian Bennett. It’s taken a long time to get this up…but it’s worth it.

Enjoy:


Honte Jyoshi / Shizu No Kyoki

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Oshu Sashi

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Six George Street Melodies

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Tsuki No Kyoku

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Flutes Against Climate Change: Steve Gorn’s Set

At long last, we can begin to upload the music from May 19th’s Playing For The Planet concert.

Here is Steve Gorn’s set, with Akshay Navaladi on tabla and me playing tamboura. He began with a lovely Kaunsi Kanada:

Followed by this Bhatiyali dhun:

Finally concluding the concert with a ravishing Bhairavi:

Flutes Against Climate Change…

…just a 2-line report: absolutely beautiful music from everyone!

About 60 people in attendance. I’ll have photographs shortly.

Renaissonics…

…performing Thomas Simpson’s “Bonnie Sweet Robin.”

So beautiful.

They’re performing at “Flutes Against Climate Change” on May 19 — don’t miss it.

Strings Against Climate Change: Eliot Fisk & Zaira Meneses

Eliot and Zaira delivered a marvelous set. What a pleasure to hear these great players!

Fandango of Joaguin Rodrigo

Violin Duets of Luciano Berio

Zaira Meneses performed two solo pieces:


Queca Chilena of Antonio Lauro


Cuban Landscape With Bells — Leo Brouwer

Eliot Fisk performed a set of solo pieces by Agustin Barrios:

The duo concluded with a set of Chopin Waltzes:

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This music was performed to benefit 350.org. Please consider donating some money to them if you have enjoyed listening. Just click on the photo.

Mimi Rabson Quartet: Violins Against Climate Change, April 22, 2011

Mimi Rabson appeared with her group, including Nick Grondin on guitar, Dave Clark on bass, and Ricardo Monzon on drums. They played an absolutely terrific set. Listen and enjoy:

“The Next Vehicle” (The beginning of this piece was cut off — sorry!)

“Billie’s Bounce” (Nick Grondin arrangement)

“Heal I-Self”

“Marking Time”

“Because I Can”

“Ska Circus”

“Archnophobia” — Composition: Dave Clark

“Why’d Ya Do It?”

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This music was performed to benefit 350.org. Please consider donating some money to them if you have enjoyed listening. Just click on the photo.