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Christmas Eve Special

Mary Ann Kennedy presents a special Christmas Eve edition, with all the latest CDs from around the globe, and contemporary English folk singer Kate Rusby recorded at the Royal Festival Hall with a showcase of South Yorkshire village carols.

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1 hour, 45 minutes

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Christmas Eve 2010 23:15

Seven pioneering figures in world music

Miriam Makeba

From Miriam Makeba to the Buena Vista Social club via Alan Lomax and Ravi Shankar.

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World Music chart-toppers...

When World Music topped the charts...

From Ravi Shankar and The Beatles, to Youssou N'Dour - World Music's breakthrough moments