Tune in to WKCR, this Sunday from 7pm to 9pm and 11pm to 2am to celebrate with us the Winter Solstice.
Sunday Winter Solstice Celebration on In All Languages (7pm-9pm & 11pm-2am)
Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The oldest instrument ever discovered was a 35,000 year old flute.
That was 25,000 years before agriculture, before cities, before the idea of nations,...
To celebrate the Winter Solstice, IAL will brodacast a pan global musical event live on the radio.
We'll have players from Indigenous Colombia traditions,. Turkish Ney, West African Fula, Indian Bansuri, Japanese Shakuhachi and more. Participants will include Tom Chess, Dan Kurfirst, Eric Fraser, Laura María Calderón, Paul Winter, Max ZT, Sylvain Leroux, Kevin Nathaniel, Sameer Gupta, Neel Murgai, plus special guests...
7-9pm Raag Aur Taal will feature the Indian Bansuri flute performed by Eric Fraser, joined by Neel Murgaic (sitar) and Kevin Nathaniel (mbira) of the Brooklyn Raga Massive All-Stars.
Later 11pm-2am In All Languages will present live performances and spontaneous collaborations within the other global music traditions..