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Title languages:

  • Shona
  • Moroccan Arabic
  • Mandingo
  • Luganda
  • Nubian
  • Ga
  • English (7-11)
  • Shona
Annotation last modified on 2015-01-08 07:14 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mai Nozipo (Mother Nozipo)
Dumisani Maraire 6:58
2 Saade (I’m Happy)
Hassan Hakmoun 3:24
3 Tilliboyo (Sunset)
Foday Musa Suso 4:24
4 Ekitundu Ekisooka (First Movement)
Justinian Tamusuza 5:41
5 Escalay (Waterwheel)
Hamza El Din 12:20
6 Wawshishijay (Our Beginning)
Obo Addy 4:57
7 White Man Sleeps: I.
Kevin Volans 4:03
8 White Man Sleeps: II.
Kevin Volans 5:06
9 White Man Sleeps: III.
Kevin Volans 3:24
10 White Man Sleeps: IV.
Kevin Volans 6:18
11 White Man Sleeps: V.
Kevin Volans 3:22
12 Kutambarara (Spreading)
Dumisani Maraire 7:10

Credits

CD 1

other instruments [akeste]:
Kronos Quartet (track 6)
other instruments [aketse]:
Obo Addy (track 6)
other instruments [gidi]:
Obo Addy (track 6)
other instruments [pretia]:
Obo Addy (track 6)
shakers [hosho]:
Dumisani Maraire (track 1)
Dan Pauli (track 12)
tar:
Hamza El Din (track 5)
kora:
Foday Musa Suso (track 3)
gumbri [sintir]:
Hassan Hakmoun (track 2)
talking drum [donno]:
Obo Addy (track 6)
drums [brekete]:
Obo Addy (track 6)
drums [ngoma]:
Dumisani Maraire (track 1)
mbira:
Dumisani Maraire (track 12)
oud:
Radouane Laktib (track 2)
bendir [bander]:
Said Hakmoun (track 2)
assistant engineer:
Tony Eckert (tracks 1–12)
M.T. Silvia (tracks 1–12)
Nelson Wong (tracks 1–12)
choir vocals:
chorus master:
Terrance Kelly (conductor) (track 12)
engineer:
Judith Sherman (tracks 1–12)
Bob Edwards (US producer/engineer) (tracks 1–12)
Paul Zinman (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Dumisani Maraire (track 12)
Hassan Hakmoun (track 2)
producer:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–12)
Judith Sherman (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Obo Addy (track 6)
Said Hakmoun (track 2)
Kronos Quartet (track 6)
Radouane Laktib (track 2)

Release

violin: David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1989 – 1991)
John Sherba (1989 – 1991)
cello: Joan Jeanrenaud (1989 – 1991)
viola: Hank Dutt (1989 – 1991)
art direction: Manhattan Design (Graphic Art)
design/illustration: Manhattan Design (Graphic Art)
executive producer: Robert Hurwitz
ASIN: US: B000005J15 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/5018925 [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/64238 [info]