Hagere, the debut release by Ethiopian phenomenon Samuel Yirga, is now available in North America for the very first time.
Hagere, showcases the young pianistÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s extraordinary playing. The EP was first released in England in 2011.
Samuel Yirga is based in EthiopiaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s capital, Addis Ababa. He is the piano player with Nick Ã¢â‚¬Å“DubulahÃ¢â‚¬Â PageÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s UK-Ethiopian fusion collective, Dub Colossus. Although he left music school relatively recently, he has developed at a fast pace, both as a player and composer.
This digital EP follows up his widely acclaimed first full albumÃ‚Â GuzoÃ‚Â that was released last fall. Read more