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Abdullah Ibrahim

Abdullah Ibrahim artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

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August 26, 2007 South African pianist and composer Abdullah Ibrahim pays tribute to his homeland in his music.

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February 3, 2003 Down With Wilco and The Minus Five; Latvian violin virtuoso Gidon Kremer; Celtic country bluegra...

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The African Jazz Pioneers kick it, South Africa style.

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July 6, 2009 Once jazz began to develop around the world, the style found its way back to its African roots.

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September 8, 2008 Hear five beautiful jazz performances, each of which celebrates the spirit of "Peace Day."

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African Magic

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  • Album: African Magic
  • Artist: Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Label: Enja Justin Time
  • Released: 2003
 

Cape Town Revisited

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  • Album: Cape Town Revisited
  • Artist: Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Label: Enja Justin Time
  • Released: 2004
 

Voice of Africa

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  • Album: Voice of Africa
  • Artist: Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Label: BMG Int'l
  • Released: 2003
 

Water from an Ancient Well

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  • Album: Water from an Ancient Well
  • Artist: Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Label: Tip Toe
  • Released: 1994