African Turquoise Vol.1 (Digital Album )
With its rich lyricism and bouncy instrumentation, ‘African Turquoise Vol. I’ is far more innovative and distinct than its roots might ordinarily provide, and Piwai deserves huge credit for carving out such an inventive space in the genre.’
Volume I show cases original jazzy compositions about coming out (Zhara), & release from brokeness using traditional mhande rythm (Godo), & a cover (Malaika) as node to her musical influences, Fadhili Williams and Miriam Makeba.
The rising of the southern sun! The sunny side of the turquoise.