WGXC-90.7 FM

Trance-Formational Listening: Don Cherry's Cultural Explorations

Jan 15, 2022: 9pm - 10pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

90.7-FM in NY's Upper Hudson Valley and wgxc.org/listen everywhere

Hosted by Dennis Darrah.

Besides being the original trumpet player in the first Ornette Coleman quartet, Don Cherry, after he left that group and moved to Europe became a musical explorer learning different techniques and instruments from around the globe, we sample some of his music from that period today. Today:
Label: Flying Fish
Album: "Gift of the Gnawa"
1) Larmane
Label: A&M
Album: "Brown Rice"
2) Malkuns
Label: Caprice Records
Album: "Organic Music Society"
3) Relativity Suite-Part 2
4) Relativity Suite-Part 1
Album: "Gift of the Gnawa"
5) Marahaba
Album: "Brown Rice"
6) Brown Rice
Label: Wounded Bird Records
Album: "Hear & Now"
7) Medley Part 2/Shanti

Music from around the world is featured. Bringing the audience into the realm of other cultures through music, hopefully expanding empathy for the “other,” and recognizing that “other” in ourselves. From WGDR, Goddard College Plainfield, VT. wgdr.org/.