”Choc” of Monde de la Musique
" Top of the World " Songlines
After ten years spent working together, mainly for the “GITANS” show and for recorded songs such as “Pundela” and “La rose de Jaipur”, Titi Robin and Gulabi Sapera, the most famous gipsy dancer from North India, decided to dedicate an entire album to the union of their respective musical worlds, based on songs of the Kalbeliyas cast, the snake charmers. They were joined by Indian and French musicians.
Thierry "Titi" Robin: guitar, bouzouki, programming / Gulabi Sapera: vocals / Saway Nath: vocals, harmonium / Banwari Sapera: pungi, vocals / Bruno el Gitano, Farid "Roberto" Saadna: vocals, rhythmic guitar, palmas / Gabi Levasseur: keyboards, accordion /
Kishan Lal Rana: Nangara, dholak, dhol /
Ram Swarup: Dhol / François Laizeau: drums / Jorge "Negrito" Trasante: drums / Banwari Nath: daphli, dholak / Pascal "Kalou" Stalin: bass / Dhaph (tchang): Sarwan Nath / Renaud Pion: cor anglais, saxophones / Bijan Chemirani: deff, cajon / Khartal: Dinesh Sapera / sound recording and mixing, programming: Silvio soave
(THIERRY " TITI " ROBIN AND GULABI SAPERA)
Artistic director: Titi Robin