Stamford, Conn. – Harman International will be the
title sponsor of a new music-oriented TV, online and in-flight series produced in
cooperation with National Geographic and other broadcast partners.
The Music Nomad series will feature live and in-studio
performances as well as artist interviews across several continents to explore
diverse music genres, the company said. The upcoming series will be hosted by Jacob
Edgar, a leading international music producer and CEO of the independent record
label Cumbancha. For the series, the ethnomusicologist traveled the globe to
seek out exceptional songs and musical talent, Harman said.
The new series will air in November on the Nat Geo Music and
Nat Geo Adventure channels in cooperation with various cable and satellite
providers. Nat Geo Music is a 24-hour music channel that debuted in 2007 and is
available in Latin America, parts of Europe and Africa. Nat Geo Adventure is
available in about 40 countries outside the U.S.