dance, music, body wisdom from egypt
The Egyptian master percussionist Ibrahim El Minyawi presents mesmerizing improvisations and variations on traditional Egyptian rythms. In his fine playing style, he evolves his music from simple to complex, from traditional to innovative, in a never ending source of inspiration. Ibrahim El Minyawi reaches a level of perfection and virtuosity on the Egyptian tablah never recorded before. He is accompanied by his son Ali El Minyawi.
artistic direction: Ibrahim El Minyawi, Caroline Chevat
tabla: Ibrahim El Minyawi
tabla, daff, doholla: Ali El Minyawi
production: tanz raum label 2001