Swahililand

Ahmad Jamal

Munich, 1993

The Ahmad Jamal Trio performs “Swahililand” at the 1993 Munich Summer Piano Festival in Munich, Germany.

Swahililand refers to a small territory in Kenya that was a haven for refugees from the Zanzibar slave trade in the 19th century.

Personnel:

Ahmad Jamal – piano
John Heard – bass
Yoron Israel – drums