Hagere EP by Ethiopian Sensation Samuel Yirga Now Available in North America

Samuel YirgaHagere, the debut release by Ethiopian phenomenon Samuel Yirga, is now available in North America for the very first time.

Hagere, showcases the young pianist’s extraordinary playing. The EP was first released in England in 2011.

Samuel Yirga is based in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa. He is the piano player with Nick “Dubulah” Page’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 album Guzo that was released last fall. Read more