Tibet2Timbuk2: Music is Life
"intensely hypnotic and enchanting... a combination of Africa, India and Tibet, that... has resulted in a musical masterpiece... relaxed, yet energising; ambient yet vigorous... something of interest in every bar, and even after having played it many times, I keep finding something new to listen to."
-Mike Raine, Indie-CDs Review
Tibetan folk, afro-reggae guitar grooves and intricate Indian tabla
sound as if they were made for each other! Together, Tenzin Choegyal
, Marcello Milani
and Shen Flindell
create a new joyful sound that transcends cultural boundaries.
has an eclectic repertoire resulting in an overall sound which is full
and organic. All three musicians share melody, harmony, bass and
percussion roles to create a solid yet easy groove.
Their debut CD Music is Life includes 2008 QSong BEMAC World Music Award winning piece, Crane Song, featuring internationally renowned bansuri player Taro Terahara.
Jazz trumpeter Peter Hunt
contributes to several tracks and the CD finale Music Is Life/Menfanh
features the West African singing and kora
of special guest Lansana Camara
From the joyous to the meditative, come on a journey from Tibet to Timbuktu.
All mp3s encoded at 192kbps, except High Quality 320kbps ("HiQ") download. All mp3s DRM-free.
A portion of proceeds goes to support Tibetan Children's Village in Dharamsala, India. Thanks for your support.
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 12 November, 2008.
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