Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Asfur: Las Estrellas - Mediaeval French, Spanish & Sephardic

Such a terrific record, and unfortunately I cannot find much information on it...It is listed in a lot of shopping sites and directories but with bare bones info...

I have a line-up:

Tom John Wolff (voice, flute, nay, shawm, santoor)
Thomas Fleming (voice, oud, lute, harp)
Jule Bauer (voice, keyed fiddle)
Silvia Needon (riq, darbouka, fiddle, frame drums)
Peter Kuhnsch (riq, zarb, darbouka, frame drums, voice)
Robert Schuchardt (hurdy-gurdy, mandora)

I have a track listing:

01 - En todo tempo faz ben
02 - El rey de munco madruga
03 - Sami´i der Nuba -Wasla al-asba´ayn
04 - Mátar
05 - Abre tu puerta serrada
06 - Vesamerú
07 - Las estrellas de los cielos
08 - Puis qu´en oubli sui de vous
09 - Quant foi la flour boutener
10 - Dized, ai trobadores
11 - Quen a virgen ben servir
12 - U alguen a Jhesu Cristo
13 - Alhambra

I have a recommendation:

Get this record!

I have a download:
Asfur: Las Estrellas - Mediaeval French, Spanish & Sephardic