Andy Kershaw with the father of Iraqi Maqam music, Haj Hashim Al Rajab.
Andy Kershaw in Iraq
Iraq's classical and gypsy music traditions
1/2. Andy Kershaw explores Iraq and its music.
2/2. Andy Kershaw meets one of Iraq's top performers, Ilham Al-Madfai.
Iran - Axis of Evil
An unprecedented chance to discover musical life in Iran.
Rai music in Oran and the Kasbah of Algiers.
1/2. Andy Kershaw discovers the music of the vast and diverse country of Algeria.
Rachid Taha and the Kabilian mountains.
2/2. Andy ventures into the Kabilian mountains and the Sahara desert.
Reem Kelani explores the role of music in the Egyptian revolution of early 2011.
Istanbul-born singer Cigdem Aslan guides us through the Alevi music of Turkey