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Yasmine Hamdan in Session

Lopa Kothari with tracks from across the globe, plus a specially recorded studio session by Lebanese singer Yasmine Hamdan whose debut solo album is inspired by some of the great female Arabic vocalists of the 20th century.

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Fri 7 Jun 2013 23:00

Seven pioneering figures in world music

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