Konimusic Onstage


A Frontier Media film production for Konimusic
featuring RAFIKI JAZZ live in performance

Sarah Yaseen: vocals
Sarah Sayeed: spoken word, vocals
Mina Salama: vocals, oud, ney & kawala flutes, duduk
Cath Carr: guitar, steelpans
Kadialy Kouyate: kora, sabar
Tony Koni: bass guitar, sabar
Johnny Ball: tabla, derbuka
Guery Tibirica: berimbau, pandeiro, gumbe

Dam Mast Qalandar calls Rafiki Jazz to classic Sufi Qwaali music.
Rafiki Jazz's rendition derives from a traditional song with lyrics based around the poetry of Bulleh Shah written in praise of Sufi mystic visionary & peacemaker Hazrat Lal Shabaz Qalandar (Usman Marvandhi)

Recorded and filmed as a live performance at Yellow Arch Live Room Sheffield July 5 2015
Musical arrangements by Rafiki Jazz
Audio engineer: Robin Downe
Audio editing & mastering: Robin Downe with Tony Bowring & Sarah Yaseen
Video filmed, edited and produced by Joao Paulo Simoes for Frontier Media Productions
Still photography: Ayse Balko
Project direction: Tony Bowring for Konimusic Ltd

Rafiki Jazz includes musicians from regional arts organisation Arts on the Run, and from Platforma the national network that supports and develops arts by, about and with refugees and migrants.

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