Programs

WUMB’s Odyssey features music from just about everywhere, from Albania to Zimbabwe, on a weekly journey that moves slowly across the map to carefully illuminate the connections between neighbors, and also the greater musical community of the world. To listen to recent programs, go to our Weekend Archives page, scroll down to Odyssey and click on a show

Sept. 25- Pakistan, which was once part of India, shares many musical roots with its neighbor, not the least of which are the ecstatic Sufi traditions of Qawwali, the mystical and powerful singing style of the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. We’ll explore, and as usual also sample some new arrivals from around the world.