Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

Composer Piece Label Comments
Traditional Zulu - "Kwa Zulu, What's Our Crime" - Sdasa Chorale and I Fagiolini - Erato Detour - For more information please go to ourworld.cs.com/clasdis
Michael Mosoeu Moerane - "Fatse la heso (My Country) - National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Peter Marchbank, Conductor - Marco Polo -
Rosa Neggen - 3 Songs - Julia Broanhorst, Soprano, Jacco Lamfers, Piano - Q Disc -
Fela Sowande - Yoruba Lament - Lucius Weatherby, Organ - Albany Records -
Gamal Abdel-Rahim - Variations on an Egyptian Folksong - William Chapman Nyaho, Piano - Musicians Showcase -
Samuel Akpabot - Three Nigerian Dances - Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, Conductor - Marco Polo -
Hamza El Din - Waterwheel - The Kronos Quartet - Elektra/Nonesuch -
Anouar Brahen - The Oud Lesson from "The "Silences of the Palace" Moez El Ouedi, Oud - Caroline Records -
Kevin Volans - "Mbira" - Kevin Volans and Deborah James, Harpsichords, Robyn Schulkovsky, Percussion - United -
Maya Jobarteh - Fountain of a People's Hope - Maya Jobarteh, Kora, Jan Hendrickse, Flute - Tricom Records -
Peter Louis Van Dijk - "San Gloria" - National Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Choir of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, Conductor - Marco Polo -
Fela Sowande - African Suite - Strings of the CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi, Conductor - - CBC Records -
Via Olatunji - "Betelehemu - Turtle Creek Chorale with Psychedelic Drum - Reference Recordings -
Joshua Uzoigwe - Talking Drums - William chapman Nyaho, Piano - Musicians Showcase -
Obo Addy - Our Beginning - The Kronos Quartet - Elektra/Nonesuch -
Amadu Bansang Jobarteh - "Alla La Ke" - Tunde Jegede, Kora - Tricom Records -
Tunde Jegede - Lamentation - Tunde Jegede, Cello , Members of the London Sinfonietta - Tricom Records -
JS Bach/Hughes De Courson - Selection from St. John Passion includeing African Instruments - Tomas Gubitch, Conductor - Melodie -
Stefans Grove - Sonata for Viola and Piano - Jeanne-Louise Moolman, Viola, Piet Moolman, Piano - Claremont -
Ignatius Sancho - The Complaint - The Windsor Box and Fir Company - Isis Records -
Gyimah Labi - Earthbeats, Op.22 - William Chapman Nyaho, Piano - Musicians Showcase -
Justinian Tamusuza - "First Movement" - The Kronos Quartet - Elektra/Nonesuch -
Arranged, Theo Wendt - African Folktunes, "Slumber Song", "Dance Song" - National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Peter Marchbank, Conductor - Marco Polo -
Hubert Du Plessis - "Malay Scenes" - The Cape Philharmonic Orchestra and St. Georges Singers, Barry Smith, Conductor - Claremont -
Cherif Kheddam - "Guersine" from "La Colline Oubliee" - Ensemble not identifies - Auvidis -
Riad Abdel-Gawad - Funeral Ceremony of the Pyramid of Mankura - Geoffrey Burlson - Vienna Modern Masters -
Noel Da Costa - Five Verses/with Vamps - Anthony Elliott, Cello, Toni-Marie Montgomery, Piano - Private Recording -
Dumisani Maraire - "Mother Nozipo" - Kronos Quartet - Elektra/Nonesuch -
Mohammed Abdul Wahab - Laylit Houb - The Meadows Percussion Ensemble - Gasparo -
Abdullah Ibrahim - "Mindif" from "African Symphony - Munich Radio Symphony, Barbara Yahr, Conductor - Enja Records -