Artists performed with include Hugh Masakela (South Africa), Ayub Ogada (Kenya), Geraldo Piloto, Julito Padron, Oswaldo Chacon (Cuba), Johnny Clarke, Cornell Campbell, Michael Prophet, Earl 16 (Jamaica), Pandit Dinesh, Hariharan, Faizal Qureshi (India), Tony Allen, Kolobo, Dele Sosimi, Bukky Leo (Nigeria), Orchestra Imperial, Dadi, Kassin (Brazil), Denis Bovell (UK) to name a few.
Contemporary collaborations include Soothsayers (Afro Dub), Nick Smart’s Trogon, Arun Ghosh (contemporary jazz), Kumar, Danay (Cuban Hip Hop), Afro Spot (Abajazz), Greymatter (dance), Kingpin (UK Hip Hop), Vince Vella, Gilles Peterson’s Havana Cultura (UK/Cuba)
He won the SAIFF award in New York for his soundtrack for Channel 4 film “The Last Thakur” in 2010.
“A formidable jazz pianist”
Simon Broughton, Evening Standard