Awards For World Music A To Z

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20080107

Lucy Duran introduces the first of a monthly series of profiles of the nominees in the 2008 BBC Radio 3 Awards.

Including Andy Palacio and the Garifuna Collective (Belize), Anoushka Shankar (India), Bajofondo (Argentina), Balkan Beat Box (USA-Israel), Bassekou Kouyate (Mali), Bole 2 Harlem (Ethiopia-USA), and Faiz Ali Faiz (Pakistan).

20080204

Lucy Duran introduces the second in a monthly series of profiles of the nominees for the 2008 BBC Radio 3 Awards.

Including Gaudi and Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Italy/UK/Pakistan), Hazmat Modine (USA), Huun Huur Tu (Tuva), The Idan Raichel Project (Israel), Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara (UK/Gambia), Malouma (Mauritania) and Manu Chao (France/Spain).

20080303

Lucy Duran introduces the second in a monthly series of profiles of the nominees for the 2008 BBC Radio 3 Awards.

Including singers Maria Rita from Brazil and Mayra Andrade from Cape Verde; Moroccan band Nass El Ghiwane; Ojos de Brujo from Spain; veteran Senegalese band Orchestre Baobab; Algerian rai-rocker Rachid Taha; and a new voice from China, Sa Ding Ding.

20080407

Lucy Duran introduces the last in a series of monthly profiles of the nominees for the 2008 BBC Radio 3 Awards. Including South African singer Simphiwe Dana, Spain's Son de la Frontera, Thierry 'Titi' Robin from France and Mali's Tinariwen. Plus Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra, the UK's Transglobal Underground, and Vieux Farka Toure, another artist from Mali.