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Paris is a hub for musicians from all over the world. Our weekly show is a forum for sharing that music, and exploring its emotional impact. World Music Matters is hosted by RFI's Alison Hird.


Kenyan singer JS Ondara keeps the American dream alive

Serpentist Michel Godard meets Alim Qasimov: spellbinding

Sarah Lenka sings legacy of African-American women's blues

Omo Bello: the Nigerian soprano's star is rising in France

From Desert to Douala: hot from a pop up studio in N'djamena

Zakouska: French quartet spiking sounds of the Mediterranean