World on 3 - Womad 2017

World on 3 - Womad 2017

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Summary

Lopa Kothari, Andrew McGregor and Kathryn Tickell present the first of a weekend of broadcasts from the globe's leading festival of world music, live from Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Emir Kusturica and the No-Smoking Orchestra light up Womad live from the Open Air stage, and the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians make their Womad debut. Spanish folk band Viguela are live from the BBC Radio 3 Charlie Gillett Stage, and there are recorded highlights from Malian diva Oumou Sangare, and Estonian turbo-folk band Trad Attack. Plus, interviews, BBC Introducing and a live visit to the Radio 3 Session Tent.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Lopa Kothari
Presenter Andrew McGregor
Presenter Kathryn Tickell
Producer Roger Short
Music