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World on 3


Fully booked

Friday 13 October 2017


Kathryn Tickell explores how music is remembered and passed down from generation to generation in three very different traditions from around the World with performances by British-Iraqi singer Alya Al-Sultani, Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita and Mercury Prize nominated UK folk singer Sam Lee, whose focus is on the music of the Gypsy and Traveller communities.

Speakers and performers

  • Kathryn Tickell, broadcaster, composer and performer
  • Sam Lee, folk singer, song collector and broadcaster
  • Alya Al-Sultani, singer
  • Seckou Keita, kora player

This event is FREE. Tickets will become available below from 11:00 on Friday 29 September.