Boston Public Library African Music Audio Collection – New CDs Ordered (8/14/09)

August 19, 2009 at 1:07 am Leave a comment

NotesThe cds in this order contain a variety of genres, all of which are at least in part from the continent of Africa. Music styles represented here include Afropop, jazz, blues and fusion. Click on the links below to hear excerpts from them. As this is just a sampling of what we have to offer, come on in to the main library at Copley Square or any one of  our branches conveniently located throughout the city of Boston and “check out” more of our fabulous world music collection. For your additional convenience, you can reserve copies online via our library catalog and you will be notified when the item is in and ready to be picked-up.

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1. Coba Coba – Novalima (Africa/Peru) (Review)
 
 
2. Embalasasa – Samite (Uganda/USA) (Review)
 

3. Fondo – Vieux Farke Toure (Mali) (Review)

4. Immortal Franco: Africa’s Unrivaled Guitar Legend – Syran Mbanaza & Ensemble Rumba Kongo (Congo) (Review – Scroll down page)

5. Inspiration Information 3 – Malatu Astatke & the Heliocentronics (Ethiopia) (Review)

6. Liberte – Khaled (Algeria) (Review)

7. The Magic Couple – Amadou & Mariam (Mali) (Review)

8. Songhai Blues: Homage to Ali Farka Toure – Samba Toure (Mali) (Review)

9. Xinti – Sara Tavares (Cape Verde/Portugal) (Review)

  

 

 

 

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