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Download Getatchew Mekuria - Getatchew Mekuria And His Saxophone Album

Performer: Getatchew Mekuria
Title: Getatchew Mekuria And His Saxophone
Released: Jul 1972
Cat#: PH 130
Label: Philips
Country: Ethiopia
Style: Soul-Jazz, African
Category: Jazz / Country - Folk
Size MP3: 2887 mb
Size FLAC: 1772 mb


2Ainotche Terabu4:33
3Yene Hassab Gwadegna5:32
4Almaz Yeharerwa3:46
5Musika Hiwote3:06
6Yegenet Muziqua4:30
7Akale Wube4:05
8Gofere / Anttchi Hoye7:05


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
LAP014LPGétatchèw Mèkurya Ethiopian Urban Modern Music Vol. 5 ‎(LP, Comp, RE)L'Arôme ProductionsLAP014LPFrance2011
HS098VLGétatchèw Mèkurya Ethiopian Urban Modern Music Vol.5 ‎(LP, Comp, RE)Heavenly SweetnessHS098VLFrance2013


  • Matrix / Runout: 561 PH 130 A - 1
  • Matrix / Runout: 561 PH 130 B


  • Distributed By – Ethelco
  • Printed By – United Printers



Gétatchèw Mèkurya Amharic: ጌታቸው መኩሪያ ወልደተክሌ 14 March 1935 4 April 2016 was an Ethiopian jazz saxophonist. Mekurya was born on 14 March 1935, in Yifat, Ethiopia. He began his musical studies on traditional Ethiopian instruments such as the krar and the masenqo, and later moved on to the saxophone and clarinet. Upon reaching adolescence, he began his professional career in 1949 as a part of the Municipality Band in Addis Ababa. In 1955 he joined the house band at Addis' Haile Selassie I Theatre. From the album: Negus of Ethiopian Sax Getatchew Mekurya is a sax player whose inspiration comes from traditional warrior music: the kind meant to places to buy metal & GÉTATCHÈW MÈKURYA music. CDUniverse - Specializing in the sale of domestic and imported music CDs and Imports. GÉTATCHÈW MÈKURYA GETATCHEW MEKURIA AND HIS SAXOPHONE AKA ETHIOPIAN URBAN MODERN MUSIC VOL. Getatchew Mekuria and his Saxophone aka Ethiopian Urban Modern Music Vol. 5 Contents. Album infos. Buy music. Moa Anbessa by Getatchew Mekuria & The Ex, released 01 January 2006 1. Ethiopia hagere 2. Sethed seketelat 3. Eywat setenafegagn 4. Che belew shellela 5. Aynamaye nesh 6. Aynotche terabuShemonmwanaye 7. Musicawi silt 8. Tezeta 9. Almaz yeharerwa 10. Tezalegn yetentu 11. Aha Begena THIS DIGITAL ALBUM INCLUDES BONUS ITEM: 36-pages booklet scan in PDF Getatchew Mekuria is the most revered veteran of the Ethiopian saxophone. He is a real giant, both physically and musically. In his seventies, he is still in full voice, with his own, powerfully distinctive style of playing. Disc IDs. Cover Art 1. Additional details. Type: Album Compilation. Status: Official. Data Quality: Normal. Philips PH 130. Listen to music from Getachew Mekuria like Antchi Hoye, Shilela & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Getachew Mekuria. MEKURIA, Getatchew, and The Ex & Friends. Y'anbessaw Tezeta. MEKURIA, Getatchew, and the Ex. Moa Anbessa. At the age of 71, the great Ethiopian saxophone player Getatchew Mekuria asked the Ex, an anarcho-punk rock band from the Netherlands, to back him on his album, Moa anbessa, and five years later, when he was 76, they backed him on another album, Y'anbessaw Tezeta, at the head of an eleven-piece group. The second album includes a second disc of earlier music with Mekuria playing with various groups, dating from the early 1960s to 2004 the modernist cooperative, the Instant Composers Pool. Saxophone, Written-By , Arranged By Getatchew Mekuria. Trombone Joost Buis. Vocals GW Sok. The Getatchew archival photos come from his own photo-album. All melodies based on traditional tunes. Based on a song known from Tilahoun Gessesse. Getachew Mekuria. Yegenet Muziqua. Gofere, Anttchi Hoye. Akale Wube. Ainotche Terabu. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Getatchew Mekuria on your desktop or mobile device

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