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WOMAD 2015 highlights

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2015 was another fantastic year at the World's Festival, bringing exciting new music from all over the world and a host of other delights to festival goers at Charlton Park in Wiltshire.

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Yalumba: From Wine to WOMAD

“Wine is constant proof that God loves us, and loves to see us happy” Benjamin Franklin In 1847, a 37-year-old brewer left his home in Dorset, England, with his wife and four children and sailed to Australia. He purchased a 30-acre farm and began planting the family’s first vineyard in 1849. Over 167 years later, … Continue reading Yalumba: From Wine to WOMAD

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More artists added and day tickets on sale

Here we are folks, the next round of artists added to the bill for this year’s WOMAD Charlton Park in Wiltshire between 28-31 July: For those who came to ‘world music’ during its boomtime in the late 1980s, this will be an essential performance. Songhai by Toumani Diabate & Juan Carmona & Josemi Carmona & … Continue reading More artists added and day tickets on sale

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BBC Radio 3 line up and live broadcasts

We’re pleased to announce that BBC Radio 3 is returning to WOMAD this year with an eclectic line-up on the Charlie Gillett Stage and series of live broadcasts. The broadcasts will include specially curated performances booked by BBC Radio 3 from across the globe on the BBC Radio 3 Charlie Gillett Stage; highlights of performances and … Continue reading BBC Radio 3 line up and live broadcasts

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