World On 3 At Womad

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The World on 3 team present highlights from the final day of the globe's leading world music festival.

Charlie Gillett introduces Chinese singing sensation Sa Dingding in a special acoustic performance on the Radio 3 stage, Lopa Kothari meets pioneers of the international dance scene Transglobal Underground and Mary Ann Kennedy profiles veteran Jamaican guitar maestro Ernest Ranglin.

Plus music from Senegal's Orchestra Baobab and the new star of Nigerian Afrobeat Seun Kuti.


Mary Ann Kennedy presents more highlights from this year's WOMAD Festival, including a ceilidh with the Sharon Shannon Big Band featuring the inimitable vocal cords of Shane Mcgowan and the Cambodia-meets-California band Dengue Fever.