Chiranjeeb Chakraborty in session with Lopa Kothari
Hindustani vocalist Chiranjeeb Chakraborty in session with Lopa Kothari, a Road Trip to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain and a Mixtape from Cypriot band Monsieur Doumani.
Hindustani vocalist Chiranjeeb Chakraborty in session with Lopa Kothari, performing three ragas in the studio with tabla player Manjit Singh Rasiya. For our Music Planet Road Trip we’re off on the Santiago de Compostela trail with journalist Betto Arcos to explore the music of the Galicia region in northern Spain, and this week's Mixtape has been put together by Antonis Antoniou from Cypriot band Monsieur Doumani, featuring music from Turkey, Greece and the UK.
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 releases, 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.