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Namaste album for sale by Kenny G / Rahul Sharma was released May 22, 2012 on the Universal Japan label. Namaste is a collaborative album by contemporary jazz saxophonist Kenny G and producer, Indian santoor master, and vocalist Rahul Sharma. This version was issued on Kenny G's label, Concord, and is actually quite different from the original incarnation of the album, which was titled Namaste, India and released in 2011 in India. Namaste CD music This collaboration began when Sharma saw Gorelick play in Mumbai and invited him to come and hear his own music. The two were drawn to the possibility of a collaboration, and recorded Namaste, India. Concord was interested in a wider reception for the recording. In order do get it, they felt -- and the musicians readily agreed -- to some "tweaking." They called on mixologist and producer Marc Burrows (known here as Kid Tricky) of the U.K. dance music group Bimbo Jones. While the original contained seven compositions, this one has ten. Burrows re-sequenced the set and brought the backbeat to a pronounced place in the foreground, adding what the label calls a "chill vibe" and making the entire date sound geared toward club music as a world fusion exercise. He remixed the title track and "Transcendental Consciousness," and provided a bonus dance mix of the title track to bookend the set. Burrows also played bass, guitar, keyboards, and drums and provided loops throughout. Sharma, a native of Kashmir and a third-generation master of the exotic 100-string santoor, is a classically trained musician. It is he who shines brightest here, both his instrumental skills and his singing. ...See Full Description
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|CD Universe Part number||8743394|
|Release Date||May 22, 2012|