TagRefugee Music

Brighton Refugee Week 2013

Performances by Senegalese musician Khadim Sarr; poets Ali Abdolrezai and Abol Froushan; and artist Hong Dam. With the young people of Bandbazi. Bonus feature Featuring award winning war journalist Medyan Dairieh on his new film, Rebels on the...

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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