Vocal Chords final episode airs this Friday

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The final episode of Vocal Chords airs this Friday, May 29th 2015, as the Lyric feature on RTÉ Lyric fm at 7p.m.
 
In the final episode of this series of Vocal Chords presenter and singer Iarla Ó’Lionáird delves into the harmonies and cross-overs of global vocal experience and sounds from his own roots in Peter Gabriel’s Real World Records family to the story of a Muslim Imam who now sings Irish sean nós songs and says his ability to do so comes from his roots in incanting the Quran. Voices heard in this episode include Peter Gabriel, Sinéad O’Connor, Muhammad Al-Hussaini, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Jaime Jones and Niillas Holmberg.
 


 
You can read more about the Vocal Chords series here or download the episodes via iTunes.