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Diabaté, Toumani 1965-

Works: 169 works in 521 publications in 16 languages and 6,452 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Folk music  Folk songs  Cover versions  Juvenile works  Children's sound recordings  Songs  Songs, Spanish  World beat (Music)  Lullabies 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Arranger, Musician, Singer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1630.18.M3, 782.42164
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Toumani Diabaté
Sing me home by Yo-Yo Ma( )

7 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The companion album to the Morgan Neville documentary The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and The Silk Road Ensemble. This is the artists' most personal album to date with multicultural vocals, instruments, and musicians that share what their home sounds like to them. The songs included are ones that Ensemble members have written or arranged for the group over the years that celebrates cultural differences and friendships
The imagine project by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"3 1/2 out of 4 ... the performances are deeply felt and Hancock displays impeccable taste and creativity in reinventing the standards."--USA Today
Ali and Toumani by Ali Farka Touré( Recording )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second and last album pairing the late Malian guitar virtuoso Ali Farka Toure and kora master Toumani Diabate. It was recorded over three afternoons at London's Livingston Studios in 2005 and produced by Nick Gold
In the heart of the moon by Ali Farka Toure( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West African guitarist Ali Farka Toure and dora [kora] master Toumani Diabate join forces to create the first new material from either artist in five years. This musical dialogue was taken from three various improvisational sessions in Mali--Midwest Tape
AfroCubism by AfroCubism (Musical group)( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique du monde - Cuba
The Mandé variations by Toumani Diabate( Recording )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diabate's fifth release features the best beats and rhythms from various African nations performed on native instruments
Toumani & Sidiki by Toumani Diabate( Recording )

13 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kulanjan by Taj Mahal( Recording )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mali master of the kora (a 21-string instrument) and the eclectic American folk-bluesman create sublime music of a new color in this collection of West African and traditional blues
Boulevard de l'indépendance by Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra( Recording )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toumani Diabaté er født i Bamako i Mali. Han spiller det malisiske strengeinstrumentet kora, som er en 21-strengers harpe/lutt som spilles med omtrent samme teknikk som en flamencogitar. Diabaté regnes som Malis ledende koraspiller, og platedebuterte i 1987 med det nå legendariske albumet "Kaira". Han har spilt inn plater med amerikanske bluesmannen Taj Mahal og hans malisiske motstykke, Ali Farka Touré. Diabaté er den 71. koraspilleren på rad i rett nedadstigende rekke i slekten!
The rough guide to world lullabies( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lullabies are sung to children the world over and form a much-loved part of many lives. Celebrate this joyous legacy while exploring the soothing melodies and gentle rhythms of lullabies from around the world
The rough guide to African lullabies by Marisa Lassman( Recording )

5 editions published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music is an intrinsic part of life in Africa, and from the earliest age, the lullaby is used to sooth and calm children into quiet time and sleep. From the peaceful voices of Ladysmith Black Mambazo to the soothing sounds of the mbira and kora, this collection of gentle music features some of the biggest names in African music
I speak Fula by Basekou Kouyate( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtuose du n'goni (instrument à cordes pincées d'Afrique de l'Ouest), Bassekou Kouyaté a acquis une solide notoriété en collaborant avec de nombreux musiciens du Mali et d?ailleurs. Taj Mahal le décrit comme "un génie, la preuve vivante que le Blues vient de la région de Ségou."
The Rough guide to the music of Africa( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in Multiple languages and Afroasiatic and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vieux Farka Touré by Vieux Farka Touré( Recording )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New ancient strings = Nouvelles cordes anciennes by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

16 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique du monde - Mali
The rough guide to West African music( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaira by Toumani Diabate( Recording )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mali lolo! : stars of Mali( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Djelika by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

19 editions published in 1995 in 6 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional instrumental music from Mali (West Africa)
Songhai by Toumani Diabate( Recording )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.25 for Contempora ... to 0.83 for Bamako est ...)

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The Rough guide to the music of Africa
Alternative Names
Diabate, Toumani, 1965-

Diabeté, Toumani 1965-

Toumani Diabaté

Toumani Diabaté Malian musician

Toumani Diabaté malischer Kora-Spieler

Toumani Diabaté malisk musikar

Toumani Diabaté malisk musiker

Toumani Diabaté musicista maliano

Toumani Diabaté músico maliense

Toumani Diabaté muzikant uit Mali

Tumani Jabate

Диабате, Тумани

Тумані Діабате

توماني دياباتاي موسيقي مالي

투마니 디아바테