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Itinerary of the Silk Road itinerary done by Ibantuta in 2018.


Filmed in a traditional house of Muharraq, Bahrain, Ayam Zaman celebrates the richness of this island's multicultural diversity, as represented by the dialogue between the Middle-Eastern Oud, the Indian Sitar and the Spanish Guitar. Music has the power to transcend all objective languages and to create social ties, all the while paying respect to our differences.

 

 

Jarabi, a music piece composed by Toumani Diabaté. Music arranged by Cheick Diarra (Kora) and Ibantuta (Oud) in Bamako, Mali, August 2017. Recording and video: Ibantuta