ECM 1449 A wider embrace
Trevor Watts, alto and soprano saxophones; Nana Tsiboe, gonje, lead twanga, atupan drums,
brekete drums, odukro-gya drums, djembe, congas, wea flute, vocals; Nee-Daku Patato,
congas, brekete drums, odukro-gya drums, tamale drum, berimbau, bells, cabasa, vocals;
Jojo Yates, mbira, twanga, cowbells, brekete drums, odukro-gya drums, gyamadudu drum, bells,
cabasa, wea flute, vocals; Nana Appiah, ddukro-gya drums, lead wea flute, brekete drums,
shakers, cabasa, cowbells, vocals; Paapa J. Mensah, kit drums, shakers, wea flute, vocals;
Colin McKenzie, bass guitar.
Recorded April 1993 at Angel Studios, London.
- Egugu (10.13)
- Medley: Ahoom mbram, Tetegramatan, Free flow, Tetegramatan reprise (10.00)
- Opening gambit (07.08)
- Otublohu (07.55)
- Bomsu (04.57)
- Hunters' song: Ibrumankuman (02.35)
- The rocky road to Dublin (10.56)
- Brekete takai (05.44)
- Southern memories (07.43)
- We are (03.24)
Cover photo (reproduced above) by Jim Bengston.
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