When Canadian singer Loreena McKennitt released her recording, The Wind that Shakes the Barley
, in 2010, she visited several countries to help promote the album.
During the “promotional tour” she performed an hour long concert in the studios of German radio station SWR1, accompanied only by Brian Hughes (guitars), Caroline Lavelle (cello), who have long been part of Loreena’s tours and recordings.
Vocals, Harp & Keyboard
Troubadours on the Rhine
Produced by Loreena McKennitt
Original Broadcast Recorded and Produced on 24th of March, 2011 by Robert Schreml and Michael Dorka at SWR-Mainz, Germany for SWR1.
Mixed by: Brian Hughes
Audio Consultant: Jeff Wolpert, Desert Fish Inc.
Graphic Design: Philip Manning
Cover Image: Morphart Photography
Mastering: Bob Ludwig, Gateway Mastering Studios, Inc. Portland, ME.
Recording released under license by courtesy of SWR Media Services GmbH.
Recorded at: The Studios of SWR1, Germany.
Assistant to Producer: Mark McCauley
Business Affairs: Ian Blackaby
Original broadcast recorded and produced on March 24, 2011 at SWR in Mainz, Germany.
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