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A BBC producer on programmes often about or involving folk and world music for Radios 4, 3, 2 and the World Service, Julian May dances with Greenwich Morris.

Articles by Julian May

2/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Sir David Attenborough reveals his musical inspirations

The legendary broadcaster revisits the sounds of his early career on a recent BBC programme that reveals a little-known side to the beloved naturalist – that of a world music collector. He shares his favourite tracks with producer Julian May

12/19/2018 12:00:00 AM

David Attenborough – The World Music Collector

To celebrate the two-year anniversary of the release, Julian May, producer of 'David Attenborough – My Field Recordings from Across the Planet', explains how this extraordinary album came about, with photos courtesy of David Attenborough

10/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

Martin Carthy | A Beginner's Guide

One of British folk music’s most influential figures is marking his 80th birthday. Julian May delves into his prolific and remarkable recordings

11/17/2021 12:00:00 AM

Squeezebox Albums | The Essential 10

Piano accordions, melodeons, concertinas, bandoneóns – squeezeboxes come in many forms, and have spread all over the globe, adapting to all kinds of traditions. Julian May picks his favourite squeezebox albums

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