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Wednesday, 1:30 AM
WESU 88.1 FM in Middletown, CT
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WNHH-LP 103.5 FM Listen online at The New Haven Independent

Friday at 12:00 noon (18:00 Copenhagen)
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Saturday at 8:00 AM (2:00 PM local time, 1 PM GMT)
Mérida, Spain
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Tuesday at 6:00 PM (local time, France)
Radio Pacoul
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Also listen to Cliff's (non-RootsWorld) live broadcast.
Thursdays at 7:00 AM
on WPKN FM Bridgeport, CT on 89.5 FM
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The week of August 22, 2016
The 205th edition of RootsWorld Radio will feature new American vocal music rooted in Indonesian classical traditions, composed by Baird Hersey and performed by the combined vocal and instrumental groups Prana and Nexus. We'll also feature some traditional and popular music for voices, gongs and chimes from Sunda and Sumatra. We'll feature a collaboration by Norwegian producer and Palestinian music advocate Erik Hillestad, the ensemble of the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music in Ramallah, and the Gaza Youth Choir. Other performances will include the ensemble Sabreen from East Jerusalem, and a piece by Lebanese jazz musician Rabih Abou Khalil and his band with Sonny Fortune, Glen Moore, Ramesh Shotam and Nabil Khiat. And we'll round it out with new music from Denmark by the quintet Mallebrok.

The week of August 15th, 2016
This weeks program is a map-hopper, from pop music in Greece to folk music in Mali and Canada, some Australian Gothic, electronica in Brazil, Ladino music from Chicago, and art music from Kurdistan. Artists include Bush Gothic, Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, Hawniyaz ensemble, Vieux Kante, Fifth House Ensemble & Baldino, Bossacucanova w/ Chris Delanno, and Stathis Kayviotis & Kristi Stassinapoulou. Hear some past programs in the archive.

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