Conference of the Birds Podcast

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.

Conference of the Birds, 5-8-15

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This week: new Myra Melford; new Steve Coleman; new Altan; vintage Thomas Mapfumo w. Hallelujah Chicken Run Band; x 2; Positive Knowledge; Aimé Cesaire; Los Van Van; Moisés Valle & El Indio reprise & salute Arsenio Rodriguez; Celia Cruz; Gerry Hemingway & Quartet; Youssou n'Dour; Max Roach w. Choir; 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.

Conference of the Birds, 5-1-15

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This week: Agujetas; Jalal Chekara x 2; Najah Salam; Dahmane el Harrache; Mohammed Ilyas; Marisa Monte; Arlindo Cruz; Markos Vamvakaris; Rosa Eskenazi; Jackie McLean; Clifford Thornton; Joana Amendoeira;  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.

Conference of the Birds, 4-24-15

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This week: Farid el-Atrache; Coumba Gawlo w. Passy live; Fatou Guewel; Bill Dixon; Ray Anderson; John Coltrane; Cassandra Wilson reprises Billie Holiday; Atahualpa Yupanqui; Itamar Assumpção; classic Franco w. Tabu Ley; Marlyin Crispell w. Tisziji Muñoz; Felix Baloy; Super Combo (salsa from Guadalpue);  Amiri Baraka w. New York Art Quartet; 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.