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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.

57 minutes

Last on

Wed 1 Jun 2016 19:00

Music Played

  • Ry Cooder

    On A Monday

    • Into The Purple Valley.
    • Reprise.
  • Megson

    Burn Away

    • Good Times Will Come Again.
    • EDJ Records.
  • Jim Causley

    Back in the Day

    • Forgotten Kingdom.
    • Hands On Music.
  • Ghazalaw

    Moliannwn / Ishq Karo (Live)

  • Hamish Imlach

    Bourgeois Blues

    • Cod Liver Oil & Orange Juice - The Transatlantic Anthology.
  • Harp and a Monkey

    Charlie Chaplin

    • War Stories.
    • Moonraker UK.
  • Ghazalaw

    Lusa Lan (Live)

  • Blair Dunlop


    • Gilded.
    • Gilded Wings Records.
  • Ghazalaw

    Allah Hoo / Pontypridd (Live)

  • The Bothy Band

    Do You Love An Apple?

    • The Bothy Band.


  • Wed 1 Jun 2016 19:00