TagRefugee Music

Mr Shapouri’s Mehregan Party

Live music and poetry from the Iranian Community in Brighton, with an amazing display of virtuosity on the santoor by Mr Shapouri and the history behind some mysterious Persian artefacts
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Kora: the Harp of Africa

Introducing a series of programmes on the music of the kora, an African instrument popularised by Toumani Diabate. Featuring Ablaye Cissoko of Senegal and Foday Musa Suso’s collaboration with Philip Glass.
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