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42 Strings, Avaes Mohammad

Georgia Mann presents late-night music and poetry: 42 Strings are a duo of zheng and kora, plus poet Avaes Mohammad. Recorded last Thursday in the Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall.

Georgia Mann presents informal late-night music and poetry featuring emerging UK talent. Tonight, music from 42 Strings, an unusual duo of zheng (Chinese zither) and kora (African harp). And playwright and poet Avaes Mohammad will perform some of his poems. Recorded last Thursday in the Elgar Room at the Royal Albert Hall.

20 minutes

Music Played

  • Chinese folk song

    Midu Shan Ge

    Ensemble: 42 Strings.
  • 42 Strings

    Middle Passage

    Ensemble: 42 Strings.
  • African

    Jarabi (passion)

    Ensemble: 42 Strings.
  • 42 Strings

    Indian Ocean

    Ensemble: 42 Strings.

Broadcast

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