April 14, 2016

Program 1716: Notes in the Wilderness (April 14, 2016) Week 15

From traditional tributes and contemporary songs of concern for our wild places, this week’s music sings of the unspoiled landscapes we love and challenges us to sustain them.

Highlands and Islands…by Nuala Kennedy from New Shoes (Compass
Mother Earth’s Revenge…by Karan Casey from Chasing the Sun (Shanachie)  
Forest Baby…by Catriona McKay from Starfish (Glimster
Open Fields…by Dougie Maclean from Inside the Thunder (Dunkeld)
Welcome to the Trossachs…by Natalie MacMaster from In My Hands (Greentrax) 
Muir and the Master Builder…by Dick Gaughan from Redwood Cathedral (Greentrax
[ID excerpt] The Laird of Drumblair…by Tony McManus from The Maker’s Mark (Greentrax)
Pride’s Awa’…by Janet Russell & Christine Kydd from Dancin’ Chantin’ (Greentrax)
Coast River…by Tony McManus from The Maker’s Mark (Greentrax
Solid Ground…by Dolores Keane from Solid Ground (Shanachie
Bright Star/Change My World…by Moya Brennan from Two Horizons (Decca)  
Echo’s Calling…by Joe McKenna from The Irish Low Whistle (Shanachie)