21 Feb 2017

Worlds of Music: Spotlight on Nina Simone

From Worlds of Music, 11:00 pm on 21 February 2017
The Amazing Nina Simone

The Amazing Nina Simone Photo: courtesy ; Jeff Lieberman

Trevor Reekie features music from Belgium, Brazil, Senegal, and a classic NZ song from 1994.

He also talks to New York based film director Jeff Lieberman about his film that traces the tumultuous life of Eunice Waymon, later known as Nina Simone, one of the most remarkable musical artists of the 20th century who was born on February 21, 1933.

MUSIC DETAILS

Karim Baggili
Big Fish (feat. Le Trio Joubran)
Karim Baggili, Le Trio Joubran
Kali City
Home Records

Bebel Gilberto
Aganju
Carlinhos Brown
Bebel Gilberto
Crammed Discs

Orchestra Baobab
Foulo
Orchestra Baobab
Tribute to Ndiouga Dieng
World Circuit

Vaya Con Dios
La Llorona
Traditional, arranged by Vaya Con Dios
The Promise
pias-Altermundo

Emma Paki
Greenstone
Emma Paki
Oxygen of Love
Virgin NZ


Seckou Keita Quartet
Afö
Seckou Keita Quartet
Afro-Mandinka Soul
Arc Music

Nina Simone
I Put A Spell On You
Hawkins
Feeling Good: The Very Best Of Nina Simone
Universal Music

Nina Simone
You'll Never Walk Alone
Rodgers and Hammerstein
Little Girl Blue (Remastered 2013
Bethlehem Records

Nina Simone
I Loves You Porgy
Gershwin, Gershwin, Heyward
Feeling Good: The Very Best Of Nina Simone
Universal Music

Nina Simone
My Baby Just Cares For Me
Donaldson, Kahn
Little Girl Blue (Remastered 2013)
Bethlehem Records

Nina Simone
Mississippi Goddam
Simone
Feeling Good: The Very Best Of Nina Simone
Universal Music

Nina Simone
Why (The king of Love   is Dead)
Taylor
Best Of Nina Simone
Universal Music

Nina Simone
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
Benjamin, Caldwell
Feeling Good: The Very Best Of Nina Simone
Universal Music

Nina Simone
Four Women
Simone
Best Of Nina Simone
UMG

Nina Simone
To Be Young Gifted & Black
Simone, Irvine
Best Of Nina Simone
UMG

Daramad
Zornery
Daramad
Daramad
Parenthèses Records

 

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