Dakar Suite (2016)

by Leni Stern

One of New York’s most innovative musical creators has delivered her tour de force, at once a summing up of a 20-year global musical adventure, and a glimpse of the music of the future.

released May 6, 2016

Leni Stern: electric, acoustic and baritone guitars, n'goni, lead and backing vocals
Alioune Faye: djembe and n'der
Baye Demba Faye: mbangbang
Gibbi Faye: goron gu talmbat
Eladje Faye: dcho
Moussa Faye: toungoune
Baye Faye: dje, tom bass (Mercy reprise)
Makura Mbaye: percussion assistant
Aboubakar Sidiki Sacko: n'goni
Mamadou Ba: electric bass and n'goni bass
James Genus: acoustic bass
Leo Genovese: piano and Farfisa
Karen Waltuch: viola
George Brooks: saxophones
Gil Goldstein: accordion
Mike Stern: guitar
Jonathan Goldberger: guitar and tape echo
Shane Theriot: electric and acoustic guitars, lap steel and Omnichord
Lara Bello, Emily Elbert, Nalani and Sarina Bolton, Keith Anthony Fluitt, and Alioune Faye: backing vocals

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