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Toumani Diabaté

The Mandé Variations CD


Release Date: 25/02/2008

Discs: 1

Toumani Diabaté is becoming recognized as one of Africa’s most gifted musicians. Featuring visionary interpretations of classic themes alongside ground-breaking improvised pieces, The Mandé Variations is probably the most ambitious and challenging African instrumental album yet released. It is at once the definitive statement on where the kora is today and simply one of the most beautiful and melodically accessible albums you will ever hear. An important album for Africa, an important album for the world.

1. Si Naani
2. Elyne Road
3. Ali Farka Touré
4. Kaouding Cissoko
5. Ismael Drame
6. Djourou Kara Nany
7. El Nabiyouna
8. Cantelowes