Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Emel Mathlouthi in Session

Lopa Kothari with all the latest sounds from around the world plus a studio session by Emel Mathlouthi.
Born in Tunis, she's a singer-songwriter who draws heavily on the music of the native Maghreb, as well citing influences as diverse as Bob Dylan, Joan Baez and the Lebanese diva Fairouz.

Release date:

2 hours

Last on

Fri 9 Mar 2012 23:00

The beginner's guide to WOMAD

The beginner's guide to WOMAD

Nige Tassell's guide for the uninitiated...

How do you duet with a nightingale?

How do you duet with a nightingale?

Sam Lee describes the musical phrases of a bird best known for its beautiful song.

BBC Introducing on World on 3

BBC Introducing

World on 3 is now playing tracks from BBC Introducing, upload your tracks here

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