Raga Special in World Minerals (April 29th, 2011) on The CONCERTZENDER

An hour of beautiful raga music by Ravi Shankar (sitar), Parthasarathy Desikan (vocal), Jayanthi Kumaresh (veena) and Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (slide guitar/mohan veena), in Wereldmineralen, Friday April 29th. 2011, 19.00-20.00 (dutch time), a broadcast I’ve produced for The Concertzender.


Interview with brilliant and versatile veena player Jayanthi Kumaresh

I think this is great, an interview in three parts with brilliant and versatile veena-player Jayanthi Kumaresh, a carnatic artist whose work I’ve been following for years. I hugely admire her playing and I really hope to meet and interview her one day.

Interview – Part One

Interview – Part Two

Interview – Part Three


PRE-LAUNCH new album Kaushiki Chakrabarty in Wereldmineralen Sat. 8 November 2008

cover Live at Saptak Festival
On Saturday 8 november 2008 my monthly edition of Radio 6-saturday morning programme Wereldmineralen features a WORLD PREMIERE broadcast of Kaushiki Chakrabarty‘s new album Live at Saptak Festival. The Sense World Music label recorded her concert at the prestigious Continue reading

Radioshow WERELDMINERALEN – Saturday, May 10th, 2008 / fresh and exciting sounds from Mali and India

My next edition of Wereldmineralen,  the sparkling saturday morning non-stop world music-hour of De Concertzender – broadcasted on Radio 6, on May 10th, 2008 – features four recent releases with music steeped in the rich musical traditions of Mali and India.

Toumani Diabaté (kora player Toumani Diabaté)

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