How is globalisation influencing the way we think about music and ourselves?
Megan Collins introduces her series How Hybrid? Global Music Mixtures with a programme looking at the globalisation of five instruments. Read more Audio
Megan Collins focuses in on the violin and the way its portability led to its appearing around the world in different guises. Read more Audio
Megan Collins explores the popularity of the guitar and the different versions that are found around the world. Read more Audio
Hammered dulcimers are perhaps lesser known than the other instruments featured this week. Megan Collins introduces several variations. Read more Audio
The humble ukulele is one of the most travelled instruments in the world. Megan Collins explores all the places it has ended up. Read more Audio
In the final programme of her series on the globalisation of instruments, Megan Collins takes a look at the accordion. Read more Audio