The Tel Aviv Session - The Touré-Raichel Collective
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  1. Azawade
  2. Bamba
  3. Experience
  4. Alkataou
  5. Hawa
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  1. Azawade
  2. Bamba
  3. Experience
  4. Alkataou
  5. Hawa
  6. Kfar
  7. Touré
  8. Le Niger
  9. Al Houde Bakoi
  10. Ane Nahatka
  11. Alem
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Full marks to both Vieux Farka Touré and Israeli keyboard player Idan Raichel for this very daring venture. Going into the studio with two other musicians -- on calabash and bass -- to improvise and see what happens takes not only skill but also plenty of guts. Did it pay off? From the material here the answer is a resounding yes. This isn't about ego, it's about conversation -- which also means plenty of listening. The musicians trade ideas, push each other along, and explore each other's cultures and ideas along the way. ...

The Tel Aviv Session 2012, Cumbancha

UPC: 890846001220

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