Music with intention, for those with an open mind. Canada: Melissa Hui

It’s Cacophony… at the Women’s Football World Cup! A glorious celebration of music from around the world, all written by women, and chosen specially for Cacophony by leading female musicians.

In this episode we turn to Canada, where Melissa Hui’s selection is typically diverse with living composers who are first nations, Canadian born and immigrant.

Melissa brings her thoughtfulness and insight to a playlist that might challenege our perceptions, but will leave us satisfied. Listen here:

Listening time: podcast 26mins, music playlist 31 mins

The complete music is available in the YouTube playlist:

You can discover more about Melissa and her music on her website:

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