From the recording Fringe Of Blue
I come from the deserts of Yemen.
Our oppressor took
away our drums so we played
on oil cans and that became
pan of our music. We brought
strong traditions with us when
we came here. Our arrival is
remembered by our elders as a
miracle "upon eagle's wings".
Bruce Burger - balalaika, bass, berimbau, guitars, keyboards, mandolin, oil can, percussion and vocals.
Richard Handy - flute and soprano sax