Kahil El`Zabar

America The Beautiful (SPM-KEZ005)

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America The Beautiful

Kahil El`Zabar

Spiritmuse Records

634457031609

GEN 162244

SPM-KEZ005

JAZZ

1

CD 14,03 €

DIGIPACK EDITION

Incredible new album by the legendary multi-percussionist, addressing the state of America today while calling for a better tomorrow. El’Zabar is arranging and conducting a string quartet alongside an ensemble of talented, versatile musicians (Corey Wilkes, Tomeka Reid & Harriet Bluiett), with an inspired message of urgency and hope through powerful, spiritual music.

PERSONNEL:

  • Kahil El’Zabar - composition /arrangements/ flute
  • Corey Wilkes – trumpet (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9)
  • Hamiet Bluiett - baritone sax (1,3,4,6,9)
  • Tomeka Reid – cello (1,3,4,6,9)
  • Dennis Winslett – alto sax (1,3,4,6,9)
  • Samuel Williams – violin (1,3,4,6,9)
  • James Sanders String Quartet (2,5,7,8)
  • Joshua Ramos - acoustic bass (2,5,7,8)
  • Miguel de la Cerna – keyboard (2,5,7,8)
  • Babu Atiba - African percussion (2,8)
  • Ernie Adams – percussion (2,8)
  • Robert Irving III - piano (9)

TRACKS:

  • 01. AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • 02. JUMP AND SHOUT (FOR THOSE NOW GONE)
  • 03. EXPRESS YOURSELF
  • 04. FREEDOM MARCH
  • 05. SKETCHES OF AN AFRO BLUE
  • 06. HOW CAN WE MEND A BROKEN HEART
  • 07. THAT WE ASK OF OUR CREATOR
  • 08. PRAYERS FOR THE UNWARRANTED SUFFERINGS
  • 09. AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL