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Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra - Boulevard De L'Indépendance MP3 Herunterladen Artist: Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra
Album: Boulevard De L'Indépendance
Stil: African
Kategorie: Jazz / Lateinamerikanische Musik / Folkmusic - Countrymusik
Datum der Freigabe: 2006
Land: UK & Europe
Etikett: World Circuit
Katalognummer: WCD074
Größe MP3: 1655 mb
Größe FLAC: 2893 mb
Bewertung: 4.6


Composed By – Amadou Djité, Hussein Tounkara, Toumani Diabaté
2Boulevard De L'Indépendance
Arranged By – Toumani DiabatéWritten-By – Traditional
3Mamadou Diaby
Arranged By – Toumani DiabatéWritten-By – Traditional
4Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra 'Boulevard De L'Indépendance' (A World Circuit DVD Short)13:42
Composed By – Toumani DiabatéLyrics By – Soumaila Kanouté
6Tapha Niang
Arranged By – Toumani DiabatéLyrics By – Moussa DiabatéWritten-By – Traditional
7Africa Challenge
Composed By – Toumani Diabaté
8Mali Sadio
Arranged By – Toumani DiabatéLyrics By – Mangala CamaraWritten-By – Traditional
Arranged By – Toumani DiabatéWritten-By – Traditional
10Ya Fama
Composed By – Toumani Diabaté


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
79953-2Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra Boulevard De L'Independance ‎(CD, Album)Nonesuch, World Circuit79953-2US2006
WCD 074Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra Boulevard De L'Independance ‎(CD, Album)World CircuitWCD 074UK2006
WCD 074 21Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra Boulevard De L'Independance ‎(CD, Album, Promo, Smplr, car)World CircuitWCD 074 21UK2006


  • Acoustic GuitarAmadou Guitteye (tracks: 9), Mamadou 'Santiago' Kouyaté (tracks: 2)
  • Arranged By [String Arrangements], ConductorSimon Hale
  • Backing Vocals [Chorus Vocals]Fatim Sylla, Koumba Avian Tounguino, Mamadou Kouyaté, Moussa Diabaté, Ramama Sylla, Soumaila Kanouté, Tiecoro Sissoko
  • BalafonFodé Lassana Diabaté
  • BassEtienne Mbappé, Sekou Kanté
  • Bass, GuitarOusseïn Tounkara (tracks: 9)
  • CelloDave Daniels
  • Congas, TriangleOlalekan Bablola
  • DesignIwantdesign.co.uk
  • DjembeDramane Coulibaly
  • DrumsBrice Wassy, Fodé Kouyaté
  • Dunun [Dundun], BellsLamine Tounkara
  • Engineer [Assistant Mix Engineer]Graham Dominy, Tom Bailey
  • Engineer [Assistant Recording Engineer]Yves Wernert
  • Engineer [Assistant To Yves Wernert]Ibrahim Coulibaly
  • Engineer [Second Assistant Recording Engineer]Ibrahim Tankara
  • Engineer [Technical Support]Peter Martelli
  • Keyboards, Flute [Peul Flute]Mamadou Fofana
  • Kora, Percussion [Karignan], Music DirectorToumani Diabaté
  • Lead GuitarFanta Mady Kouyaté
  • Lead VocalsKasse Mady Diabaté (tracks: 3, 7), Mangala Camara (tracks: 4), Morissanda Kamissoko (tracks: 6), Moussa Diabaté (tracks: 5, 8, 9), Soumaila Kanouté (tracks: 1), Tiecoro Sissoko (tracks: 7)
  • Mastered ByJerry Boys, Tom Leader
  • NgoniAdama Tounkara, Bassékou Kouyaté, Ganda Tounkara
  • Percussion [Ntama]Bandiougou Kouyaté, Mahamadou Kouyaté
  • Percussion [Sabar]Mamadou Tounkara, Mohamed Coulibaly, Souleymane Faye
  • Photography ByChristina Jaspars
  • PianoAlex Wilson (tracks: 5)
  • ProducerNick Gold
  • Recorded By [Additional Recording]John Mallison, Yves Wernert
  • Recorded By, Mixed ByJerry Boys
  • Rhythm GuitarAlhassane Kanouté
  • Sleeve Notes [Sleeve Notes Transcribed From Interviews With Toumani Diabaté By]Lucy Durán
  • Sleeve Notes [Sleeve Notes Translations To French]Jean Marc Boulanger
  • Supervised By [Production Supervision]Sara Daoud
  • Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Arranged By [Horn Arrangements]Mike Smith , Pee Wee Ellis
  • Timbales, MCRoberto Pla (tracks: 5)
  • TromboneFayyaz Virji, Matt Colman, Trevor Mires
  • TrumpetByron Wallen, Chris Storr, Matt Holland, Sid Gould
  • ViolinBruce White, Gavyn Wright, Julian Leaper, Patrick Kiernan, Perry Montague-Mason
  • Voice [Spoken Voice]Mamadou Camara (tracks: 9)


© & ℗ 2006 World Circuit Ltd

Recorded at the Hotel Mandé, Bamako, Mali
Additional recording at Studio Bogolan, Bamako and at Livingston Studios, London
Mixed at Livingston Studios

This is exactly the same release as the standard CD album except that this edition comes with a Bonus DVD (a short film with English, Spanish and German subtitles).

Issued in standard jewel case, transparent tray with an outer card sleeve (O-Card).


  • Barcode (Scanned and Printed): 769233007421
  • Label Code: LC02339
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): [Sonopress Arvato logo] 51766696/WCD074 21
  • Mastering SID Code (CD): IFPI LP73
  • Mould SID Code (CD): IFPI 0747
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): [Sonopress Arvato logo] 51817338/WCD074-DVD-VER2 CC 23
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI LP59
  • Mould SID Code (DVD): IFPI 07D2


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – World Circuit Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – World Circuit Ltd.
  • Recorded At – Hotel Mandé
  • Recorded At – Studio Bogolan
  • Recorded At – Livingston Studios
  • Mixed At – Livingston Studios
  • Made By – Sonopress Arvato – 51766696



Boulevard de l'Independance. Toumani Diabaté, Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra. Short film on the first album by Toumani Diabaté's pan-african big band, the Symmetric Orchestra. For more information go Symmetric Orchestra led by Toumani Diabaté is composed of musicians mostly griots from the across the old Mande Empire of west Africa, who play a mix of traditional instruments including the kora, djembe, balafon and bolombatto, as well as modern ones like the guitar and electronic keyboard. Diabaté appeared in 2006 at the WOMAD Festival UK, Roskilde Festival in Denmark, and at the Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary. In October 2008, the Arabic language lyrics in Diabaté's song Tapha Niang from Boulevard de l'Indépendance. Boulevard De I'Independance. Toumani Diabate Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra Symmetric Orchestra & 0 more Format: Audio CD. Boulevard de l'Independance is an ambitious , big-band follow-up to In The Heart of the Moon a bold synthesis of acoustic and electric, elegant and earthy, shimmering melodies and irresistable grooves, recorded in two weeks' worth of all-night sessions in the Malian capital of Bamako. It's a vivid recreation of the group's Friday night residency at Bamako's Hogon nightclub that retains the hot, lookse and live feel of the popular gig. Toumani's band the Symmetric Orchestra has been spoken of with awe for years by African music aficionados - as he's been playing with them for years on a Friday night at the Hogon club in Bamako. The impeccable production here, with brass arranged by funk maestro Pee Wee Ellis, gets as close as could be hoped to capturing the energy and spirit of those tropical weekend nights. Listen to music from Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra like Ya Fama, Toumani & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra. Latest release. Boulevard de l'Indépendance. 27 March 2006. Play album. Popular this week. Ya Fama. 4 listeners. Skip to YouTube video. 3 photos. Album 2006 9 Songs. Boulevard De l'Independance. Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra. World , : Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra, Song: Boulevard de l'Independance, Duration: 3:57, File type: mp3. Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra Boulevard de l'Independance. Duration: 3:57 File type: mp3. This album is the culmination of a decade of Friday night jam sessions at Bamako's Hogon Club and showcases a wide range of musicians and singers, including Kasse Mady Diabate, Soumaila Kanoute and Morissanda Kamissoko. There are scorching horns, fierce percussion and even atmospheric string arrangements. But the one constant throughout is Diabate's kora playing, which is magical. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. If you choose to use this review on your site please link back to this page. 1 Toumani. 2 Boulevard de l'indépendance. 3 Ya fama. 4 Mali. CD-2. Boulevard De L'Indépendance. Arranged By Toumani DiabatéWritten-By Traditional. Boulevard De L'Independance CD, Album. World Circuit. WCD 074. Boulevard De L'Independance CD, Album, Promo, Smplr, car. WCD 074 21

This is an incredible album. A real music lovers album. Wonderful, vibrant music.