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 Foxy la Tigre COLLABORATION with Ben Arsenal of WorldTown and Elevate Sound Studios:

Gyil performance with gyil master Bernard Woma: 

Bernard Woma (18 December 1966 - 27 April 2018) was a well-known gyile player from Upper West Ghana who spent many years teaching the instrument and introducing it to audiences around the world. Woma earned two master's degrees in African Studies and Ethnomusicology at Indiana University. He was xylophonist and lead drummer of the National Dance Company of Ghana and of Saakumu Dance Troupe. He performed with New York PhilharmonicSouth Dakota Symphony Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra and the Albany Symphony Orchestra as well as Berliner Symphoniker in Berlin, Germany, and KwaZulu Natal Symphony Orchestra in Durban, South Africa. He performed his gyil concerto composition "Gyil Nyog Me Na" in 2006 at Zankel Hall in Carnegie Hall, New York. He also founded Dagara Music and Arts Center in Accra, Ghana.

Signed to the Jumbie Records label, he released the live album Bernard Woma in Concert on the label in 2003. In 2009, he released the studio album Crossroad on the Chris Wabich label. He formed the Bernard Woma Ensemble with musicians Kofi Ameyaw and Mark Stone and master dancers Sulley Imoro and Peace Elewonu. Gyile is a type of West African xylophone, with seventeen keys constructed over gourds. It holds a place in the musical traditions of the Dagara and Birifor people of northern Ghana and southern Burkina Faso.

Collaboration REMIX with Michael NightTime:

 

Axis Mundi by Gina Ferrera:   This music was originally scored for a live show "Deep Blue" performed by Archedream for Humankind.  Utilizing hand-painted masks & costumes, mesmerizing puppetry, and contemporary dance and pantomime, “Deep Blue” is ArcheDream for HUMANKIND’s magical journey through the elements of Earth, Air, Water and Fire.

 

The Philadelphia Gyil Fusion Project served to bring the gyil into the Philadelphia music community.  30 guest artists are featured on the album.  It was released by ropeadope (digital record label). 

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Freedom (Featuring Gina Ferrera) by babylovedisco:  "Freedom" is a track I performed gyil on while recording with Producer/DJ King Britt for the Baby Loves Disco album.

Click on the album to buy at itunes:  Children Go 'Round- Dee Dee Bridgewater (King Britt REMIX- FiveSixMix).  Performed gyil (African xylophone) on this track with Producer/DJ King Britt.  OR  click here: Free music - Children Go Round (Demissenw) (King Britt FiveSixMix) 

Leana Song: Orisha Love Songs (Volume 1)-  In this project, I play bata (okonkolo drum), shekere, percussion and sing coro. 

Duo Performance on gyil with Erik Lawrence on saxophone: