When you bring together one of the
kora’s most versatile players and ready collaborators, a
world-class symphony riding high off a collaboration with another
varied if unexpected talent, and one of the most famous
composer-arrangers in the composing-and-arranging game today, what do
you expect is going to
happen? If you guessed “they’ll make a delicate work of
nigh-unsurpassable beauty” you would be correct.
out “Elyne Road,”
the latest track from Toumani Diabaté and the London Symphony
Orchestra’s upcoming album, with arrangements by Nico Mulhy:
If only our medical professionals weren’t so busy, we could find out if this release really does lower blood pressure as I suspect it does. Regardless, the full-dosage of relaxation, the album Kôrôlen, is out on April 23 via World Circuit Records and can preordered here.