The Circle: André de Ridder

Brought to you by Arctic Circle Radio, the Circle takes you on a one-hour journey based on the most simple and significant of shapes. Every Circle is unique; formed from a guest curator’s musical landscape and they all share the same revolutionary quality: each one ends at the point where it began.

Edition 63 – André de Ridder – “The starting point for this mix and choice of tracks was actually two things: seeing the piano featured so prominently in new trends of contemporary and neo-classical ambient music, courtesy of auteurs like Nils Frahm and Olafur Arnalds and exploring a connection to existing classics of modern piano music, here represented by such influential composers as Ligeti and Feldman. Special thanks to Jan St. Werner who helped me put this together.”…


The Hut 60

Welcome to the Hut; a weekly velvety soft sonic celebration brought to you by Arctic Circle Radio. The Hut is a refuge, a cocoon of the finest in new music, spinning a warm glow from the outer-reaches of the snowy wastelands. Presented and produced by Ben Eshmade (with additional sounds and magic from Sone Institute), the Hut is a one-hour transmission from an intensely beautiful musical world.

Edition 60 with music from Matthew E. White, Serafina Steer, Victoria and Jacob, Robyn Hitchcock, The Memory Band and Soweto Kinch.

Presented & Produced by Ben Eshmade for Arctic Circle Radio

with additional music & sonic trickery by Sone Institute

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