Playing tracks by
Michiyo Yagi, Masayuki Koga and Tomoko Sunazaki, James Ashley Franklin, London Uyghur Ensemble, Jordi Savall et al. feat. Montserrat Figueras and more.
Japan, East Turkestan & Jerusalem: In the second half of this special 2-hour show we hear new takes on old traditions in Japan; an interview with singer Rahima Mahmut of the London Uyghur Ensemble, who discusses music and music making in East Turkestan; a set of songs and tunes brought to Jerusalem through the ages by different refugees and an uplifting Highlife number in time for Mother's Day to end. Enjoy!
Broadcast live on NSRlive 87.7 FM and online on Saturday 26th March 2011