- Audio CD (April 23, 1996)
- Number of Discs: 1
- Label: Quango
- ASIN: B000005HTL
- Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #449,209 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)
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Top Customer Reviews
One reason may be the instrument itself -- the electric violin seems give kiss of death to a lot of worthy projects, despite the brilliance of its exponents. It's an odd sound which irritates many listeners. On this recording, too, the tone is often thin and buzzy, lacking the richness heard on later recordings by this great artist.
The songs are also sometimes nervous and bitty, with effects created by bouncing the bow off the strings or pizzicato.
But Djamel Ben Yelles is a hypnotic performer who deserves much greater fame. This album is highly recommended to all!
Most Recent Customer Reviews
not as good as his later "she left home" and "L" compositions- which are out of this world- like a prelude to them.
One of my favorite all-time bed-time albums. Like an instrumental "Dark Side of the Moon," or "Houses of the Holy," a beautiful blend of Middle Eastern spaciness. Read morePublished on December 3, 2006 by Brad Kava