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Pure Joy!

This album is simply a masterpiece!
It's a journey to Africa and the culture of their music, with a mix of a personal modern touch.
I can't stop listening to this album, it's one of the best albums in my collection
Well done Leni, can't wait for the next album already!!!


I have been following Leni Stern’s foray into African music for the past several years, and I think all her work has paid off with this album. On first listen there’s a lot of folk elements, and I think her songwriting is getting deeper. The drums make me want to check out more Senegalese percussion stuff, and her entire band is pretty awesome. I think this is going to get a lot of plays in my home for quite awhile. Pretty great that this is coming out of one of the greatest jazz guitarists around!


Outstanding release from a great songwriter and killer guitar player. The amalgam of influences from Africa to NYC jazz sit perfectly together. Highly recommended!


Born: April 28, 1952 in Germany

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Leni Stern, who has received more recognition for her composing than her guitar playing, has managed to carve out her own musical personality despite being married to fellow guitarist Mike Stern (a potentially dominant influence). She began classical piano lessons when she was six, but was much more inspired a few years later when she discovered a guitar in the attic and taught herself to play jazz. Stern's early years were actually spent as an actress in her native Germany, featured on a national...
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Dakar Suite, Leni Stern
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  • $9.99
  • Genres: World, Music, Jazz
  • Released: Apr 26, 2016

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