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Diabaté, Toumani 1965-

Works: 156 works in 476 publications in 16 languages and 5,735 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Folk music  Folk songs  Songs, Spanish  World beat (Music)  Children's sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer, Arranger, Musician, Singer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: M1630.18.H36, 782.42164
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Most widely held works about Toumani Diabaté
Most widely held works by Toumani Diabaté
The imagine project by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented international recording project featuring collaborations between Herbie Hancock and superstars from every region of the globe. It utilizes the universal language of music to express the central themes of peace and global responsibility
Ali and Toumani by Ali Farka Toure( Recording )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 540 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
Sing me home by Yo-Yo Ma( Recording )

4 editions published in 2016 in Multiple languages and English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yo-Yo Ma and The Silk Road Ensemble surprise and delight with imaginative sounds that transform the traditional musical landscape. There are also special appearances from Rhiannon Giddens, Sarah Jarosz, Gregory Porter, and more
In the heart of the moon by Ali Farka Toure( Recording )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 445 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 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fronting the Cuban team is the singer/guitarist Ochoa, singer of the great Buena Vista theme Chan Chan. The 2 Malian invitees are ngoni lute master Bassekou Kouyate & Rail Band guitarist Djelimady Tounkara, both among the world's great instrumentalists. Joining them are mercurial kora genius Toumani Diabate, plus many more
The Mandé variations by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 294 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 Diabaté( Recording )

13 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boulevard de l'indépendance by Toumani Diabate's Symmetric Orchestra( Recording )

17 editions published in 2006 in 6 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... There won't be a better African album this year."--The Times, London
Kulanjan by Taj Mahal( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to world lullabies by Dan Rosenberg( Recording )

6 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 193 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( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 181 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 Bassekou Kouyate( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 170 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 161 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 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songhai by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

45 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blending of Spanish flemenco music with traditional music from Mali and Gambia (West Africa)
New ancient strings = Nouvelles cordes anciennes by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

15 editions published in 1999 in 5 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musique du monde - Mali
Kaira by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mali lolo! : stars of Mali( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Djelika by Toumani Diabaté( Recording )

17 editions published in 1995 in 6 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional instrumental music from Mali (West Africa)
In the heart of the moon by Ali Farka Toure( )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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