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Eliza Carthy

Presented by Mary Ann Kennedy and featuring a specially recorded studio session by English folk musician Eliza Carthy with a trio that includes Bethany Porter (cello) and Phil Alexander (piano). Plus the latest releases from across the globe.

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Fri 20 May 2011 23:00

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