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Iranian-Kurdish composer Kayhan Kalhor is an internationally acclaimed virtuoso on the kamancheh.
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Iranian-Kurdish composer Kayhan Kalhor is a kamancheh maestro

Extra Eclectic - Nov. 2, 2022

Iranian-Kurdish composer Kayhan Kalhor is an internationally acclaimed virtuoso on the kamancheh, a traditional Iranian bowed string instrument. The kamancheh’s sounds are echoed by cellist Yo Yo Ma as he performs Kalhor’s Blue as the Turquoise Night of Neyshabur. Listen with host Steve Seel, who also features multiple works from Iceland and a unique re-imagining of Brian Eno’s Music for Airports, on this week’s episode of Extra Eclectic.

Playlist

I Lie
David Lang (Composer)
Donald Nally (Conductor)
I Want To Live (Album)
The Crossing (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 4:41

The Spark Catchers
Hannah Kendall (Composer)
Kevin John Edusei (Conductor)
Spark Catchers (Album)
Chineke! Orchestra (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 9:37

Shadow Light
Elena Ruehr (Composer)
Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez (Conductor)
Bespoke: Now Commissions For Chamber Orchestra (Album)
New Orchestra Of Washington (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Marcus Thompson, Viola (Soloist)
Duration: 12:28

Blue As The Turquoise Night Of Neyshabur
Kayhan Kalhor (Composer)
Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble; Silk Road Journeys (Album)
Silk Road Ensemble (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello (Soloist)
Duration: 15:34

Cantabile
Peteris Vasks (Composer)
Juha Kangas (Conductor)
Vasks: Cantabile - Baltic Works For String Orchestra Vol 2 (Album)
Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 8:55

Poem No. 3
Brian Agro (Composer)
Brian Agro: Poems And Preludes (Album)
Tomas Bachli, Piano (Soloist)
Duration: 3:13

Poem No. 7
Brian Agro (Composer)
Brian Agro: Poems And Preludes (Album)
Tomas Bachli, Piano (Soloist)
Duration: 1:29

Music For Airports: 2/2
Brian Eno (Composer)
Music For Airports (Live) (Album)
Bang On A Can All-Stars (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 12:01

Point Of Departure
Hildur Gudnadottir (Composer)
H E (A) R (Album)
Nordic Affect (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 7:48

Sleeping Pendulum
Maria Huld Markan Sigfusdottir (Composer)
Clockworking (Album)
Nordic Affect (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 10:06

saman
Olafur Arnalds (Composer)
Sunrise Session Ii (Album)
Olafur Arnalds, Piano (Soloist)
Duration: 2:34

Teen Murti
Reena Esmail (Composer)
Mei-Ann Chen (Conductor)
Visions Take Flight (Album)
Roco (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Duration: 9:46

Love Abounds In Everything
Lys (Album)
American Contemporary Music Ensemble (Orchestra/Ensemble)
Mari Samuelsen, Violin (Soloist)
Duration: 4:23

 

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