Poster Ashley Jackson Take Me to the Water
Harpist Ashley Jackson presents 'Take Me to the Water,' hosted by Vernon Neal.
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Harpist Ashley Jackson explores African mythology and spiritual tradition in 'Take Me to the Water'

Take Me to the Water

Harpist Ashley Jackson’s program Take Me to the Water, recorded at American Public Media’s studios, is an immersive audio experience that touches on themes from African mythology, the antebellum spiritual tradition and water’s transportive, transmogrifying nature. Listen now with host Vernon Neal as Jackson takes us on a journey of music and water.

Playlist

  • Jeremy Charles Thomas: Yemonja

  • Alice Coltrane: Prema

  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (arr. for harp by Ashley Jackson): I'm Troubled in Mind

  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (arr. for harp by Ashley Jackson): The Angels Changed My Name

  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (arr. for harp by Ashley Jackson): Deep River

  • Brandee Younger: Unrest

  • Margaret Bonds (arr. for harp by Ashley Jackson): Troubled Water

  • Traditional (arr. for harp by Ashley Jackson): Take Me to the Water (featuring Known MPLS Choir)

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