Highlights from the Euroradio Folk Festival in Moscow with Kathryn Tickell
Kathryn Tickell with highlights from the Euroradio Folk Festival, which took place in Moscow in May, plus a Road Trip to Tuva with throat singer Albert Kuvezin.
Kathryn Tickell with highlights from the Euroradio Folk Festival, which took place in Moscow in May and included performances from 17 folk bands from around Europe and beyond. On Music Planet highlights will include music from Bulgaria, Poland and Norway and we're off to Tuva in southern Siberia for our Road Trip with Tuvan guitarist and throat singer, Albert Kuvezin. This week's Mixtape has been put together by the team at online world music magazine Rhythm Passport with a selection of tracks from Italy, South Africa and New Zealand. Plus a selection of new releases and our Classic Artist, Spanish Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia.
Listen to the world - Music Planet, Radio 3's new world music show presented by Lopa Kothari and Kathryn Tickell, brings us the best roots-based music from across the globe - with live sessions from the biggest international names and the freshest emerging talent; classic tracks and new release, and every week a bespoke Road Trip from a different corner of the globe, taking us to the heart of its music and culture. Plus special guest Mixtapes and gems from the BBC archives. Whether it's traditional Indian ragas, Malian funk, UK folk or Cuban jazz, you'll hear it on Music Planet.