Category: Mediterranean Music.

Mediterranean Music – Start Here

Almost two years ago, I set out on an imaginary journey around the Mediterranean to explore the music and hear how such diverse cultures and...

Mediterranean Music – Morocco

The end of the journey and the music of Morocco. The music is real, the trip (as is the grilled fish sitting on a Moroccan...

Mediterranean Music – Tunisia

This is my fantasy journey around the Mediterranean Sea in search of music. Tunisia - you are outstanding. Read about the musicians, listen to the...

Mediterranean Music – Egypt

On our fantasy tour of the Mediterranean we arrive in Egypt. The music on this playlist has been a real pleasure to compile. It is...

Mediterranean Music – Palestine

My imaginary journey around the Mediterranean seeking out music I can share brings me to Palestine – and some of the most interesting music so...

Mediterranean Music – Israel

My imaginary journey arounf the Med in searchj of music This is a troubled area and I am not giving either travel directions or political...

Mediterranean Music – Syria

It has taken quite a while to write about Syrian music that I have found on this imaginary trip around the Mediterranean. After a slow...

Mediterranean Music – Turkey

My make-believe journey around the Mediterranean continues. From Greece to Turkey with some of the best music of this trip....

Mediterranean Music – Albania

I remember will listening to Radio Tirana late at night as it crackled and faded and propagandised into the night....

Mediterranean Music – Montenegro

Gentle reader, I have failed. Aside from some rather cheesy (to my ears/eyes, anyway) “folk” videos and a few Eurovision entries, I can find no music...

Mediterranean Music – Croatia

After several days searching, I thought was going to get nowhere with Croatia. This tour began as an exploration of the coasts of the countries...

Mediterranean Music – Slovenia

So far … so good, but time to review the rules. To this point, the Mediterranean make-believe expedition has concentrated on coastal towns and...

All the way to Venice (and Trieste)

Almost the last part of the of the Italian leg (sorry!) of this imaginary Mediterranean journey. Leaving Apulia and moving north, the plan now is to...

Mediterranean Music – France

My imaginary Mediterranean music tour continues. It was music from this region that twanged my interest in the search-the-Med-for-music trip. I have no idea how...

Adéu a Catalunya, Adiós España

I have tried very hard to trim down the playlists from Mediterranean Spain. I was aiming for 20. The final list has 50 and there...

Mediterranean Music – Catalonia

Catalonia, do you have a lot of music; and even more diversity than I was expecting, and a lot of protest which I suppose...

Books for the journey

In my imaginary musical journey I decided to add some books to read along the way. I had already started to blog the journey and...