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Tagged with: World music

28 posts about World music on this blog

  1. CC 2014 #25 India

    Tuesday 22 July 2014, 14:47

    Donald MacInnes Donald MacInnes Commonwealth Connections Producer

    Commonwealth Connections producer Donald MacInnes meets violinist and singer Kala Ramnath.

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  2. CC 2014 #22 Seychelles

    Friday 18 July 2014, 17:17

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Laura Metcalfe explores music and dance cultures in the Seychelles.

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  3. CC 2014 #24 Zambia

    Friday 18 July 2014, 17:17

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Laura Metcalfe goes on a musical journey of discovery in Zambia.

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  4. CC 2014 #23 Bangladesh

    Monday 7 July 2014, 20:13

    Laura Metcalfe Laura Metcalfe Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    World on 3 visits Bangladesh.

    Read more about CC 2014 #23 Bangladesh

  5. CC 2014 #21 Singapore

    Tuesday 24 June 2014, 16:43

    Laura Metcalfe Laura Metcalfe Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    The 21st edition of Commonwealth Connections explores the cultures and sounds of Singapore.

    Read more about CC 2014 #21 Singapore

  6. CC 2014 #20 Malaysia

    Friday 20 June 2014, 16:44

    Laura Metcalfe Laura Metcalfe Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Enjoying the traditional music of the Johor Heritage foundation in Malaysia.

    Read more about CC 2014 #20 Malaysia

  7. Putting the Pacific into Pacific Quay

    Friday 13 June 2014, 13:12

    David Allison David Allison Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    A special blog from World on 3 producer David Allison, explaining the extraordinary process of capturing the music of the Pacific from a studio in Glasgow.

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  8. CC 2014 #19 Uganda

    Friday 13 June 2014, 12:10

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    A village visit with giant xylophones, gourd trumpets, dancers, drums and singing.

    Read more about CC 2014 #19 Uganda

  9. CC 2014 #18 Sri Lanka

    Friday 6 June 2014, 16:18

    Laura Metcalfe Laura Metcalfe Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Witnesing the full moon festival, the sounds of the Thammattama and Davula drums, and Tamil folk music.

    Read more about CC 2014 #18 Sri Lanka

  10. CC 2014 #17 New Zealand

    Friday 30 May 2014, 13:51

    Sushil K Dade Sushil K Dade Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Joining in the Waitangi Day celebrations, meeting accapella group Whiri Tu Aka and discovering Maori instruments with Horomono Horo.

    Read more about CC 2014 #17 New Zealand

  11. CC 2014 #16 Kenya

    Wednesday 21 May 2014, 12:28

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Discovering the African Heritage House, Luo people and the nyatiti harp.

    Read more about CC 2014 #16 Kenya

  12. CC 2014 #15 Dominica

    Thursday 15 May 2014, 14:53

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Exploring Dominica and meeting Isma Alie, the island's most famous accordion player.

    Read more about CC 2014 #15 Dominica

  13. CC 2014 #14 Malta

    Wednesday 7 May 2014, 17:45

    Gavin McCollum Gavin McCollum Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Visiting the small village of Zejtun in Malta, for a Sunday morning Spirtu Pront.

    Read more about CC 2014 #14 Malta

  14. CC 2014 #13 Solomon Islands

    Thursday 1 May 2014, 11:14

    Sushil K Dade Sushil K Dade Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Bamboo grows all over the Solomon Islands, discover how it's used by the musicians who live there to make music.

    Read more about CC 2014 #13 Solomon Islands

  15. CC 2014 #11 Cyprus

    Thursday 17 April 2014, 18:38

    Gavin McCollum Gavin McCollum Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Recording traditional Cypriot songs amongst a spread of local cuisine.

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  16. CC 2014 #12 Malawi

    Wednesday 16 April 2014, 16:51

    Laura Metcalfe Laura Metcalfe Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Meeting the people behind the beautiful and unique Malawian sound.

    Read more about CC 2014 #12 Malawi

  17. CC 2014 #10 Tonga

    Friday 11 April 2014, 15:15

    Sushil K Dade Sushil K Dade Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Nose-flutes, guavas and vocal ensembles on the ‘the friendly islands’.

    Read more about CC 2014 #10 Tonga

  18. CC 2014 #9 Rwanda

    Thursday 3 April 2014, 16:55

    Roger Short Roger Short Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    World on 3 travel to Rwanda to sample the revival in tradtional music.

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  19. CC 2014 #8 St Lucia

    Friday 28 March 2014, 17:31

    Lindsay Pell Lindsay Pell Senior Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Exploring the roots and history of music from St Lucia.

    Read more about CC 2014 #8 St Lucia

  20. CC 2014 - The Stories Behind the Heritage Tracks

    Friday 28 March 2014, 11:49

    Serena Field Serena Field Producer, Commonwealth Connections

    Discover the stories and history behind the heritage tracks selected during the series.

    Read more about CC 2014 - The Stories Behind the Heritage Tracks

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