February 18, 2016

Program 1708: Chansons (February 18, 2016) Week 7

From “chant de marin” or sea shanties of Brittany to the songs of the “voyageurs” of the Canadian fur trade, enjoy the French songs that extend branches of the Celtic music tree from the old world to the new.

Les Mé Mélisande from Les Métamorphoses (
Le Le Vent du Nord from Têtu (Borealis Records) Le Vent du Nord from Têtu (Borealis Records)
Quand J'Étais Fille à l'Âge de Quinze Keith Murphy from Suffer No Loss (
Trots Matzots du Arcady from After the Ball (Shanachie Records)
Jacky Daly's Arcady from After the Ball (Shanachie Records)
Trois Navires de Claudine Langille from The Coin and the Feather (ClaudineLangille)
[ID excerpt] Reel des Barachois from Musique Acadienne de L'Île-du-Prince Edouard (Iona Recordings)
Sur la Route de San Francisco...Cap Horn from Horizons Chimériques (Keltia Musiques)
Mélodie Gavotte/Ton A-Boz Karma from Nozata (Coop Breizh)
Roll Alabama Djiboudjep from Chants de Marins (Arfolk)
Les Hilary James from Burning Sun (Acoustics Records)
Reel de Chicoutimi/Reel St. Jean/Reel É Chris Norman from The Beauty of the North (Dorian Recordings)
Monday Morning and North Atlantic Trio from Some Part of Something (Bird Creek Records)