The Saskia Laroo Band ‎– Live in Zimbabwe

Laroo Records ‎– SL1402
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This concert, held by the Saskia Laroo Band at the Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) in Harare, Zimbabwe was prior released on DVD on March 28, 2014 by Laroo Records (cat nr SL1401)

Jazz trumpeter Saskia Laroo and her eight-piece funk unit give a cooking live concert in Zimbabwe at the unique Harare international Festival of the Arts [HIFA] May 3, 2013. Saskia combines her jazzy sound with a rocking rhythm section, rappers Complex and Phantom, African percussionist Pape Seck and American pianist/vocalist Warren Byrd. Features the debut performance and a radio edit of their new single "Africa Dancin". The DVD version includes POV footage of their adventures in Greater Harare: a Hang in an African village; a lion park trek; a music workshop with aspiring local youth; scenes from performances at First Street, Harare center, and at a Dutch inauguration reception in Zimbabwe].

CD album credits:

All songs produced and arranged by Saskia Laroo.
Recorded May 3, 2013 by the HIFA Sound Crew at Harare International Festival Of the Arts, Harare City Gardens, Harare, Zimbabwe.
Edited, mixed and mastered by Studio Laroo, 2014.
Cover and back photographs by Irma Mollink & George Chiwola; inside photographs by Irma Mollink, George Chiwola and Yono Terry.
Art Direction and design by Saskia Laroo, Warren Byrd and Freddie Vialle.
Executive production by Laroo Records, p & c 2014 | | |
US cell: +1(860)869-9531 | NL cell: +31(65)571-3113 | skype: saskialaroo2 / +1(860)748-4531

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (US): 02988256930
  • Barcode (the Orchard): 888831085416
  • Rights Society: BIEM/STEMRA