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Nicola Benedetti interview

An hour of the best folk and acoustic music from Britain and beyond.

This week, Mark speaks to the internationally acclaimed classical violinist Nicola Benedetti about her new album of Scottish folk music.

Nicola, who comes from Ayrshire, has joined with folk musicians Aly Bain, Phil Cunningham, Julie Fowlis and others to assist her as she interprets folk tunes on record for the first time in her career.

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57 minutes

Last on

Wed 23 Jul 2014 19:00

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