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Work and rest: work songs and lullabies from around the world

Friends of BambouteThis week’s Global Sounds begins with an assortment of work songs. They’re characterised by their steady rhythm – which is just what you need to keep you going while threshing corn or waulking cloth! (Songlines 77; Traditional 243312; Vertical Records VERTCD075; Westpark 87171; World Village 105703;)


Rough Guide to World LullabiesThen in the second part of the programme we’ve a soothing selection of lullabies from The Rough Guide to World Lullabies (RGNET 1255CD)