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WORLD AND FOLK MUSIC NEWS

Hanitra’s inspiring new album ‘Lasa’ – from the heart of Madagascar

Hanitra’s inspiring new album ‘Lasa’ – from the heart of Madagascar

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Songs from the traditional treasure chest of Serbia and The Balkans

Songs from the traditional treasure chest of Serbia and The Balkans

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Celebrating World Music 40 Years 40 Tracks

Celebrating World Music 40 Years 40 Tracks

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Baluji Shrivastav OBE Wins GG2 Leadership Award ‘Achievement Through Adversity’

Baluji Shrivastav OBE Wins GG2 Leadership Award ‘Achievement Through Adversity’

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