March 2014, 100Copies Music Space
This is one of eight tracks released by Maurice Louca in his second solo album, titled "Salute the Parrot." The track was made in collaboration with Alaa 50 (vocals), Alan Bishop (saxophone), Bashar Farran (bass) and Chris Michael Shaheen (drums). Louca performed several pieces from his album during his concert at 100Copies Music Space in March 2014.
Louca was born in Cairo where he currently lives and works. He co-founded several bands over the years, including: Bikya, Alif and Dwarves of East Agouza. His critically acclaimed debut solo album Garraya was released in January 2011 through the Cairo-based 100COPIES label. Louca has also composed pieces for theater, film and contemporary visual artists. His second album "Salute the Parrot" was produced by Nawa Recordings.
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