Ghazalaw in Session
The best folk and acoustic music. Acclaimed Welsh and Indian group Ghazalaw perform live.
The best folk and acoustic music from Britain and beyond.
This week, the Welsh and Indian group Ghazalaw perform songs from their self-titled debut album.
The band is the result of a collaboration between Welsh folk singer Gwyneth Glyn and Indian Ghazal singer Tauseef Akhtar. Their line up includes Patrick Rimes on violin, Manjeet Singh Rasiya on tabla, Suntou Susso on kora and Dylan Fowler on guitar.
Singing songs based on the love poetry of their respective traditions, Ghazalaw have earned attention and acclaim including a nomination in the 2016 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
Plus the usual mix of exciting new releases, classic tracks and news from the folk world.