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Jane Cornwell

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Jane Cornwell is a longtime Songlines contributor, jazz critic of the London Evening Standard and writer on music, arts and culture here and in Australia, her birthplace.

Website: www.janecornwell.com
Twitter: @janesworlde

Articles by Jane Cornwell

4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

A to Z of World Music

World music is a maze. And what you need is a good map. So here is our A to Z of world music, taking you from Africa Express to Zimbabwe, from Balkan brass to qawwali and from cumbia to WOMAD

4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM

10 Songs that Shook the World

Here’s our pick of the Ten Songs That Shook The World. Some of them are political, but others are simply popular songs, tunes that shake butts rather than regimes

4/23/2020 12:00:00 AM

Cuban albums – the essential 10

With Buena Vista Social Club bidding the world adios, Jane Cornwell reminds us of a wealth of releases that prove Cuba has always been a musical powerhouse

5/7/2021 12:00:00 AM

Omar Sosa interview: “Music as a weapon of mass consciousness”

A prolific collaborator who has travelled extensively since leaving his Cuban homeland, Omar Sosa talks to Jane Cornwell about his fact-finding tour of East Africa and his new album, which sees him collaborate with some of the region’s leading folkloric musicians

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