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Artist: Laroo Band, Saskia
Title: Live In Zimbabwe
Format: DV
Label: LAROO  ( )
Catalog Number:1401
Barcode:8717953139481 itemnumber=1000116498
Price: $9.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: DANCE
Release Date: 6/17/2014
Availability: In Stock
Additional Musical Category Notes:
funk, hiphop, Afro, Dance 

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Jazz trumpeter Saskia Laroo and her eight-piece funk unit give a cooking live concert in Zimbabwe at the unique Harare International Festival of the Arts [HIFA] May 3, 2013. The band features a rocking rhythm section, rappers Complex and Phantom, African percussionist Pape Seck and American pianist/vocalist Warren Byrd. Includes the debut performance of their new single "Africa Dancin" POV footage of their adventures in Greater Harare: a Hang in an African village; a lion park trek; a music workshop with aspiring local youth; scenes from performances at First Street, Harare center, and at a Dutch inauguration reception in Zimbabwe. NTSC all region, 97 minutes.

Track Listing
[ 1:50] Opening

[ 1:05] Intro

[ 5:54] Ya Know How We Do

[ 2:40] Jazzn' Jamz

[ 4:24] China Swing

[ 3:57] Announcement Bandmembers

[ 6:02] Courtesy To Coltrane

[ 5:31] Night Garden

[ 3:53] Free improv

[ 6:40] Jazzparty

[ 7:50] Africa Dancin'

[ 3:04] Supagroova

[ 3:25] Bebe

Performers on this Album
Saskia Laroo: trumpet, voc [2-13]
MC Phantom: rap voc [3-13]
MC Complex: rap voc [3-13]
Warren Byrd: keyboard, voc [3-13]
Gideon Hamburger: guit [3-13]
Maarten Bakker: bass [3-13]
Willem Smid: drums [3-13]
Pape Seck: Afro perc, voc [3-13]
Mike del Ferro: special guest on piano [9,10]
Motsi Musariri: announcer [1]
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: DV         
Release Bit Depth: 16 Bits
Release Sample Rate: 48 kHz
Release Encoding: MPEG-2 (DVD)
Original Recording Location: Live at Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA), City Gardens, Harare, Zimbabwe
Original Recording Engineer: HIFA sound crew, Saskia Laroo, Irma Mollink, George Chiwola
Initial Recording Mic Setup: Mixed
Initial Source Master Format: Digital
Mixdown Master Format: Digital
Mastering Facility: Saskia's Studios
Mastering Engineer: Saskia Laroo
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