Ofra Haza ‎– Desert Wind

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Sire ‎– 9 25976-2, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9 25976-2, TELDEC ‎– 9 25976-2
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1 Wish Me Luck
Arranged By [Additional Arranging], Sequenced By, Keyboards, Programmed By, Vocoder – Joe MardinArranged By [Basic Arrangement] – Ofra HazaBaglama, Performer [Ut] – Omar Faruk TekbilekDrum Programming, Cymbal, Loops [Tasht Loop] – Iki LevyLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra Haza
4:09
2 Ya Ba Ye
Arranged By, Keyboards, Drums, Programmed By – Joe MardinBacking Vocals – Joe Mardin, Ofra HazaGoblet Drum [Darbuka Solo And Fills] – Iki LevyLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra Haza
5:07
3 Middle East
Arranged By, Drums, Keyboards, Programmed By – Joe MardinBacking Vocals – Fonzi Thornton, Joe Mardin, Lani Groves, Lisa Fischer, Mark Stevens, Ofra Haza, Rachele CappelliLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Joe Mardin, Ofra HazaPerformer [Ut] – Omar Faruk Tekbilek
4:40
4 I Want To Fly
Arranged By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaArranged By [Additional Arrangement Of Guitars] – Andy PaleyDrums, Percussion – Iki LevyGuitar – Paul PescoKeyboards – Adi Dgani, Dario MalkiLyrics By, Music By – Aharon Amram*, Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaRecorded By – Ziv SidiTracking By [Overdubs], Mixed By – Bezalel Aloni, Peter Robins*, Ziv Sidi
4:27
5 Slave Dream
Engineer [Recording] – Ziv SidiKeyboards – Adi DganiLyrics By, Music By, Arranged By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaMixed By – Bezalel Aloni, Rod HuiPercussion – Iki Levy, Rodrigo Manuel
4:47
6 Taw Shi
Backing Vocals – Ofra Haza, Thomas DolbyElectronic Wind Instrument [Windsynth] – Nyla StynerEngineer – Brian MaloufEngineer [Assistant] – John Jackson (2), Toby WrightGuitar – Larry TreadwellKeyboards, Drum Programming – Thomas DolbyLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra Haza, Thomas DolbyPercussion – Iki Levy
3:27
7 Mm'mma (My Brothers Are There)
Arranged By, Keyboards, Drums, Programmed By – Joe MardinLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaPercussion [Tasht] – Iki Levy
4:26
8 In-Ta
Arranged By, Keyboards, Drums, Programmed By – Joe Mardin, Joshua FriedBacking Vocals – Joe Mardin, Ofra HazaLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaProducer [Associate] – Joshua Fried
5:54
9 Fatamorgana (Mirage)
Engineer – Brian MaloufEngineer [Assistant] – John Jackson (2), Toby WrightLyrics By, Music By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaProgrammed By [Synthesizer Programming] – Thomas DolbyVocals [Guest Vocalist] – Mrs. Kadya Haza*
5:00
10 Da'asa (Extended Version)
Keyboards – Dario MalkiLyrics By, Music By, Arranged By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaMixed By – Bezalel Aloni, Rod HuiPercussion – Iki LevyRecorded By – Ziv Sidi
3:36
11 Kaddish
Drums – Iki LevyKeyboards – Adi DganiLyrics By, Music By, Arranged By – Bezalel Aloni, Ofra HazaMixed By – Rod HuiRecorded By, Mixed By – Bezalel Aloni, Ziv SidiVocals [Yemenite Jewish Prayer] – Bezalel Aloni, His Brothers And Friends
4:35

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Wish Me Luck, Ya Ba Ye, Middle East, Mm'mma (My Brothers Are There) and In Ta:
Recorded and mixed at Green Street Recording, NYC
Vocals recorded at SoundTrack and Clinton Studios, NYC
Strings recorded at SoundTrack and Clinton Studios, NYC

I Want To Fly:
Recorded at "Z" Sound Studios, New York City, New York
Additional overdubs and mix at Unique Studios, New York City, New York

Slave Dream:
Mixed at Green Street Studio, New York City, New York

Taw Shi and Fatamorgana:
Recorded and engineered at Can Am Studios, Tarzana, California

Da'asa:
Recorded at "Z" Sound Studios, New York City, New York
Mixed at Green Street Studio, New York City, New York

Kaddish:
Recorded and mixed at "Z" Sound Studios, New York City, New York
Mixed at Green Street Studio, New York City, New York

Mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC

Thomas Dolby appears courtesy of EMI-USA
Rachelle Cappelli appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
Lisa Fischer appears courtesy of Elektra / Asylum / Nonesuch Records
All songs published by Edition Tazagi Music (GEMA) except "Taw Shi" published by Edition Tazagi Music (GEMA) and Lost Toy People, Inc., administered by Warner Music Corp. (ASCAP)

All lyrics © 1989 and used by kind permission. All rights reserved.

© 1989 TELDEC Records Service GmbH. Made in USA.

Sire Records Company Marketed by Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Warner Communications Company
℗ TELDEC Records Service GmbH

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 075992597623
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2U3H
  • Matrix / Runout: 1 25976-2 SRC=04 M2S14
  • Other (SPARS code): AAD

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
2292-46249-2 Ofra Haza Desert Wind(CD, Album) WEA 2292-46249-2 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
F:0009 Ofra Haza Desert Wind(Cass, Unofficial) Fantom F:0009 Poland Unknown Sell This Version
246 279-2 Ofra Haza Desert Wind(CD, Album) WEA Musik GmbH 246 279-2 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
9 25976-2 Ofra Haza Desert Wind(CD, Album, RE) Sire, Warner Bros. Records, Teldec 9 25976-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
246 249-1, WX 320 Ofra Haza Desert Wind(LP, Album) WEA, WEA 246 249-1, WX 320 Europe 1989 Sell This Version

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