AWIL 259 - Daemonia Nymphe Fri, 2018-05-11 14:23

Fascinating Greek musical mythology with Daemonia Nymphe on this A World in London! 

Spyros G. and Evi S. conceived the notion of their music project almost 25 years ago on the steps of Athens’ Parthenon, inspired by its classical grandeur and gateway to the Greek gods. Since then Daemonia Nymphe has forged a flourishing path through the previously uncharted waters of ancient Greek music, rescuing & resurrecting beautiful instruments like the varvitos, krotala, and pandoura that time forgot and loving them back to life for the modern world. Along the way, they’ve co-opted some illustrious musicians into their ethereal sonic & visual odyssey including sought-after Cretan lyra master Thodoris Ziarkas who you’ll hear on this show along witn Spyros G. For the full magical flavour of Daemonia Nymphe head over to the O2 Islington Academy on June 23rd for their next epic concert! Also on this AWIL new global CDs introduced by Norman Druker, Sophie Darling, and DJ Ritu.

ARTIST                                  TRACK                                   COUNTRY

Joji Hirota                   Akita                           Japan/UK

Oysland                      Bulgars                       UK

Esbe                            Habib                          UK

Ammar 808                 Degdega                    France

Mercedes Peon           Deixaas                       Galicia

Rodrigo Romani Trio Indo De Cara A Grixoa    Galicia

Sanju Sahai                 Madhya Laya Teental  India

Daemonia Nymphe   Dance of the Satyrs   Greece/UK

‘                       ‘           Dios Astrapaiou         ‘           ‘

‘                       ‘           Deo’s Erotas               ‘           ‘

AWIL Goin’ Global Gigs Guide: May 10 Nogabe Randriaharimalala @ Tuned In London, May 10 London Gypsy Orchestra @ Slaughtered Lamb, May 12 Rebetiko Carnival Big Sing Choir concert @ The Cypriot Centre N22, May 12 Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita @ Union Chapel, May 18 Oysland @ The Step N22, May 19 Roger Grech at M’s Place N12, May 19 Geoff Berner & Jeremy Hardy @ Balabam, May 20 Roger Grech @ Cafe Buzz N12, May 20 – 21st North Finchley Music Festival, May 24 Kongo Dia Ntotila @ Rich Mix…more at www.djritu.com

9/5/18  AWIL 259  Also this week Klezmerco at Resonance, click: https://www.mixcloud.com/Resonance/a-world-in-london-9th-may-2018/  Next week Eugenia Georgieva at SOAS and Geoff Berner at Resonance!  #AWorldInLondon is podcast on #Itunes & #Mixcloud:   http://www.mixcloud.com/SOASradio/playlists/a-world-in-london/   A World In London – in its TWELFTH year! Live on Wednesdays, 4pm, from SOAS Radio: mixlr.com/soasradio  and AWIL  at Resonance 104.4fm at 6.30pm, repeat Monday 8am, online, DAB  & on Resonance Extra 5pm Wednesdays.  Join us on Twitter @aworldinlondon  www.djritu.com   https://www.facebook.com/DjRitu  Twitter:@djritu1 

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