Cheikh envisaged the session as a kind of musical banquet, inviting guests including Manu Dibango and Abd Al Malik to the table to pay tribute to Randy Weston’s compositions, blending disparate musical traditions and experiences into a collective eulogy.
Cheikh Tidiane Seck: Steinway Piano, Rhodes, Hammond, Moog // Mohamed Hafsi: Double Bass //
Marque Gilmore: drums // Yizih Yode: Tenor Saxophone //
Adama Dembele: Percussions //
Manu Dibango: Tenor saxophone on Timbuktu & African Cookbook //
Abd Al Malik: vocals on Timbuktu //
Ali Wage: Flute on Timbuktu //
Majid Bekkas: Guembri on Ganawa (Blue Moses) Piano Version