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Nangape by Yaya Diallo

If you enjoy World/Africa music, you will fine this enduring classic a wonderful treat. Yaya Diallo established himself with NANGAPE. There are 5 long and beautiful songs on this CD. Sylvain Leroux on flute compliments the performances of Yaya Diallo while at the same time giving incredibly intimate jazz flute solo expressions. The songs include "Lobi a la Yaya" (12:32 minutes), "Ivoirien," "Outeme," "Wassoulou," and "Nangape."

For those of you new to the sounds of Yaya Diallo, this would make a fine introduction. An excellent collection by an enduring performer. If you are interested in the African healing arts and the sounds used, this is the CD you should have in your library. NANGAPE is a great expression of Yaya Diallo's cultural heritage.

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Yaya Diallo
  • CD Title: Nangape
  • Genre: World Music
  • Year Released: 1980
  • Record Label: onzou
  • Musicians: Yaya Diallo, composer, djembe, balafon, dounouba, tama, conga. Sylvain Leroux, flute.
  • Rating: Five Stars
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