Conference of the Birds Podcast

Conference of the Birds, 8-28-15

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This week: Son 14 w/ Tiburón; Orchestra Baobab; Luigi Nono/ Mauricio Pollini: Gabriel Alegría's Afro-Peruvian Sextet reprises Ornette; Harris Eisenstadt; Rent Romus's Life's Blood Ensemble;Farida w. Iraqi Maqam Ensemble; Aruna Sairem; Amara Touré; Los Muñequitos de Matanzas; Amir elSaffar's Two Rivers Ensemble; Vicente Pradal performs Lorca; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 8-21-15

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This week: Carlos do Carmo; Alaide Costa; Abed Azrié sets Adonis to music; Lebrijano; El Chocolate; Lole y Manuel; Steve Lacy sets Robert Creeley to music; Billy Bang; Glenn Spearman Double Trio; Orchestra National Badema (from Mali); music from the Senufo; music from the Ba-Benzélé; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 7-31-15

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This week: THREE FULL HOURS this week! Zâr; Agusti Fernández w. Barry Guy & Ramon Lopez; La Niña de los Peines; Carmen Linares; David Dominique; Henry Threadgill's Zooid; Nicole Mitchell w. Hamid Drake's Bindu; Wadi al-Safi w. José Fernandez live in Lebanon; Pedrito Martinez; Larry Harlow w. Ismael Miranda; Mayra Carded Valdez; Leena Conquest w. William Parker's Raining on the Moon; Social Justice Quartet; Belita Palma from Angola; Ti Paris from Haiti; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 7-17-15

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This week: Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra; Alexis Zoumbas; Rob Mazurek & Exploding Star Orchestra; Coltrane w. Cherry; James Brandon Lewis w. Thomas Sayers Ellis; Lata Mangeshkar; Techung; Abdoulaye Diabate; Amadou Balaké; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 7-10-15

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This week: Actis Dato Quartet; Amina Claudine Myers; vintage Rembetika; Iannis Xenakis; Hamza el-Din; Tony Williams; Adalberto reprises Camaron; Dahmane el Harrache; Salamat Sadikova; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 7-3-15

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This week: Camaron; Pata Negra; Gato Barbieri w. Dollar Brand; Henry Threadgill's Zooid; BKO Quintet from Mali; Abdullah al-Ruwaished; Sohrab Fakhir & Ensemble; Nirmala Rajesekar; Amadou Sodia; vintage Joseph Jarman; Gbaya "chants a penser" from Centrafrique; Cesaria Evora w. Salif Keita;  much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 6-26-15

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This week: Goran Kajfes Subatomic Arkestra; Pat Thomas w. Kwashibu Area Band; Barbara Donald; Joanna Amendoiara; Gisela João; Robert Ribeiro; Mayada el Henaway; Najwa Karam; Shoba Gurtu; Ketama; Jose Mercé; Ivo Papasov; much more...


Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 6-19-15

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This week: new music from Rent Romus; Ornette Coleman RIP w. Marztte Watts, Neneh Cherry, Patty Waters, Claude Nougaro, Aisha Puthli, Charlie Haden, Dewey Redman, Don Cherry, et al; Ahmed Adaweya; Mestre Marçal; Almir Guineto; Ryuichi Sakamoto, w. Paula & Jacques Morelenbaum, reprises Jobim; Ensemble Al-Ruzafa; E; Hadji Faye w. Etoile 2000; Ousmane Kouyate; Thione Seck; much more...

Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Conference of the Birds, 5-29-15

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This week: Cubismo w. Saban Bajramoviç; Conjunto Tipico Criollo; Carlos Actis Dato; Horace Silver; Salsa Celtica; Bahr Abu Jerith; Khaled; Anthony Davis; Andrew Hill; Bombay Sisters; Pt. C.R. Vyas; new Henry Threadgill; much more...

Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Conference of the Birds, 5-15-15

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This week:ghazals from Iqbal Bano, Mahwashl, and others; Dolphy at the Five Spot; Guadiana; Ramon el Portgues; Pete La Roca; Jaiping music from Java; Prepared piano from John Cage; Pete Seeger; Nikitas Tzamagkos; Asmahan; Mary Halvorson; Russ Johnson w. Myra Melford, Roy Nathanson, et al., Axel Dörner; much more...

Playlists: confbirds.blogspot.com 

Contact: confbirds@gmail.com 
Listen LIVE to COB on WRFI (Fridays 9-11pm EST).
Send correspondence, discs, & music to Stephen Cope, Conference of the Birds, 208 Utica Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.