Boulevard de l'Independance

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/25/2006
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • UPC: 075597995329
  • Catalog Number: 79953


Disc 1
  1. 1 Toumani - Toumani Diabaté (5:54)
  2. 2 Boulevard de l'Independance - Toumani Diabaté (3:57)
  3. 3 Ye Fama - Toumani Diabaté (4:56)
  4. 4 Mali Sadio - Toumani Diabaté (7:55)
  5. 5 Africa Challenge - Toumani Diabaté (5:45)
  6. 6 Wasso - Toumani Diabaté (5:30)
  7. 7 Mamadou Diaby - Toumani Diabaté (6:47)
  8. 8 Taphia Niang - Toumani Diabaté (6:51)
  9. 9 Single - Toumani Diabaté (4:58)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra Primary Artist
Mike Smith Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Pee Wee Ellis Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Sid Gould Trumpet
Etienne Mbappe Bass, Bass Guitar
Fayyaz Virji Trombone
Brice Wassy Drums
Gavyn Wright Violin
Simon Hale Conductor
Byron Wallen Trumpet
Toumani Diabaté Kora, Musical Direction, Interviewee, Karignan, Indexed Contributor
Patrick Kiernan Violin
Bruce White Violin
Fode Kouyate Drums
Roberto Pla Timbales, Master of Ceremonies
David Daniels [cello] Cello
Julian Leaper Violin
Perry Mason Violin
Alex Wilson Piano
Matt Holland Trumpet
Mamadou Kouyaté Choir, Chorus
Souleymane Faye Sabar
Mamadou Camara Spoken Word
Chris Storr Trumpet
Dramane Coulibaly Djembe
Mamadou Tounkara Sabar
Fanta Mady Kouyate Guitar
Trevor Mires Trombone
Sekou Kanté Bass
Olalekan Babalola Conga, Triangle
Mangala Camara Vocals
Mohamed Coulibaly Sabar
Fodé Lassana Diabaté Balafon
Moussa Diabaté Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Yaya Faye Sabar
Mamadou Fofana Flute, Keyboards
Amadou Guitteye Acoustic Guitar
Morissanda Kamissoko Vocals
Alhassane Kanouté Rhythm Guitar
Soumaila Kanouté Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Mamadou Santiago Kouyaté Acoustic Guitar
Tiecoro Sissoko Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Fatim Sylla Choir, Chorus
Ramama Sylla Choir, Chorus
Lamine Toukara Bells, Dun-dun
Koumba Avian Tounguino Choir, Chorus
Adama Tounkara Ngoni
Ganda Tounkara Ngoni
Ousseïn Tounkara Bass, Guitar
Tounami Dibate Kora
Technical Credits
Mike Smith Horn Arrangements
Pee Wee Ellis Horn Arrangements
Jerry Boys Mastering
Nick Gold Producer, Audio Production
Simon Hale String Arrangements
Toumani Diabaté Arranger, Composer
Tom Leader Mastering
Yves Wernert Engineer
Traditional Composer
John Mallison Engineer
Mangala Camara Composer
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