Abdullah Ibrahim – Solo Piano: Dream Time

This live concert, recorded in the year Abdullah Ibrahim was 85, comes from his now chosen home in Bavaria. The music is of a continuous nature with the familiar strains of Blue Bolero being the glue that cements the performance together as a whole. This of course is not the only resurrected melody in the piece; regular followers of the composer and pianist will recognise such tunes as Capetown District Six and Blues For A Hip King. Ibrahim has always cited Ellington
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