New Dawn

Waaberi
A circle of singers sit on decorated pillows, drinking sweet tea. The atmosphere is intense but relaxed as they slowly warm up, singing… more »

Ama

Yungchen Lhamo
Among the world's great singers, there are a rare few who become the voice of a nation. After a decade of rapturous performances,… more »

Tibet, Tibet

Yungchen Lhamo
Standing centre stage at WOMAD Reading, a diminutive, solitary figure in traditional pink and black brocade is decorating her rapt audience… more »

Coming Home

Yungchen Lhamo
Freedom has a special savour in the mouth of an exile. For Yungchen Lhamo, a singer who fled Tibet nine years ago to make her way in… more »