WOMAD

AcronymDefinition
WOMADWorld of Music Arts and Dance (founded by Peter Gabriel)
WOMADWinfrith Operations, Maintenance and Decommissioning (nuclear industry; UK)
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* Extinction Rebellions WOMAD programme of performances, workshops and talks of the Climate and Ecological Emergency continues at the Rebel Rebel stage
World of Music, Arts and Dance (WOMAD) is an international music festival established by English rock musician Peter Gabriel in 1980, which has organized over 160 festivals in 24 countries.
LJ, who has just released number one bestseller Cragside - the sixth novel in the DCI Ryan thriller series - will be taking part in the World of Words at WOMAD, which is now in its 35th year.
ere are all sorts of substances that sportsmen of all kinds routinely take (things like legal supplements for improving strength for example) which no doubt articially 'enhance' performance but are not deemed illegal by WOMAD the anti-doping watchdog.
She spent last summer touring songs from the new album at festivals all over the UK, including the 50th Cambridge Folk Festival and the everprestigious WOMAD. Her performance at the latter was selected as a highlight of the festival both by BBC Radio 3 and The Independent.
Sa participation a des festivals artistiques de renommee internationale comme WOMAD (WOMAD) et des collaborations avec des artistes respectes , y compris David Sanborn , Peter Gabriel , Don Cherry et le Kronos Quartet , parmi d'innombrables autres lui ont apporte plus loin dans le feu des projecteurs et inspire de nombreux artistes d'Afrique du Nord et du monde entier a suivre ses traces.
He has been part of the Womad music festival too, alongside musicians such as English singer and songwriter Robert Plant, who Abel is a big fan of.
In 1983 Kanda played WOMAD in the UK and his international reputation was born.
"These are from eastern Iran, from a village near the desert," she told host Roger de Wolf and the assembled crowd at Taste the World stage at Womad, a festival of traditional music and dance, as she unwrapped the fruit, brought with her from the Middle East.
He had been scheduled to perform at the Womad music festival at Charlton Park, Wiltshire, next month.