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Akara - The World Beyond

by Akara

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Resonance 09:35
Evensong 05:19
Sky Dancer 04:05


released August 5, 2013

Femke Weidema - vocals 1-6,8,9, accordion 4
Joshua Penman - vocals 3-5,8,9, keyboards, 1-6,8,9, harmonium 3,4, swar sangam 6, Tibetan cymbals 9

Noam Aharon - Indian mandolin 3,4
Alison Bjorkedal - harp 3,4,9
Andrew Duckles – viola 2-6,8,9
Vanessa Freebairn-Smith - cello 1-6,8,9
Maia Jasper – violin 2-6,8,9
Paul Klintworth - French horn 3,4,6,8,9
Mark Kroll – MIDI harpsichord 3-5,7,8
Charith Premawardhana - viola 2-6,8,9
Mark Robertson - violin 2-6,8,9
Karmen Suter - flute 2-4,6,8,9, alto flute 4, piccolo 9
Matthew Szemela – violin 2-5,8,9
Samsun von Loon - cello 1-5,8,9
Samuel Wexler - violin 2-5,8,9

composed, produced, and arranged by Joshua Penman
recorded by Joshua Penman, Zavosh Rad, and Scott McDowell
mixed by Eric Peterson and Joshua Penman
mastered by Kevin Metcalfe
cover art by Andrew Gonzalez
additional graphics by Mugwort Artemesia

thanks to Ava Penman, Lewis Lockwood, Johnathan Berk, Mugwort Artemesia, Samuel Wexler, Jason Busby, Emmanuelle Blanc, Akira Chan, Andrew Gonzales, Jesse Caddell, Evan Bartholomew, Durian Songbird, Philip Heath, William Jerome, Brooks Lamb-Budny, and Gemini Ferrie


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