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We celebrate International Women’s Day with a playlist filled by music from wonderful women composers.

Playlist: 08 March 2020

  • Cecile Chaminade: Flute Concertino in D major, op.107. James Galway, flute. Charles Dutoit.
  • Amy Beach: Pastorale for Wind Quintet. Reykjavik Wind Quintet.
  • Hildur Gudnadottir: Opaque.
  • Maria Theresia von Paradis: Sicilienne.
  • Debbie Wiseman: Aegean Sea
  • Florence Price: Negro Folksongs in Counterpoint (1951): 4. Short’n’ Bread & 5. Swing Low, Sweet Chariot.
  • Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou: Ballad of the Spirits. Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou, pno.
  • Hildegard von Bingen: The First Woman. Stevie Wishart, Sinfonye.
  • Louise Ferrenc: Nonet, op. 38: III Scherzo: Vivace. Consortium Classicum



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Long-time JOY 94.9 listener. Podcaster since 2015: formerly - Friday Drive (Driving you mad, driving you crazy); currently - Friday Night Live with David & Sue; Queen of the Night; Queer Concert Hall.


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