Anoushka Shankar: Traveller

1.

Inside Me
Music by Javier Limón and Anoushka Shankar
Lyrics by Anoushka Shankar (translation by Javier Limón)
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Sandra Carrasco voice
Javier Limón guitar · Piraña Spanish percussion
Tanmoy Bose tabla

3:19
2.

Bulería con Ricardo
Music by Pedro Ricardo Miño and Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar
Pedro Ricardo Miño piano
Juan Ruiz Spanish percussion
Bobote & El Eléctrico palmas

6:03
3.

Krishna
Music by Anoushka Shankar · Lyrics by Ravi Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Shubha Mudgal voice
Ajay Prasanna flute · Tanmoy Bose tabla

5:51
4.

Si no puedo verla
Music by Javier Limón and Anoushka Shankar

Lyrics by Amir Khusrau (13th/14th century,
Farsi language; translation by Javier Limón)
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Duquende voice
Javier Limón guitar · Piraña Spanish percussion
Kenji Ota tanpura

5:16
5.

Dancing in Madness
Music by Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar
Pirashanna Thevarajah mridangam
Mythili Prakash bharata-nātyam dancer
Farruco flamenco dancer · Piraña Spanish percussion

4:29
6.

Boy Meets Girl
Music by Pepe Habichuela and Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Pepe Habichuela guitar

4:56
7.

Kanya
Music by Anoushka Shankar
Lyrics (traditional) adapted by Sandra Carrasco
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Sandra Carrasco voice
Piraña Spanish percussion · Pirashanna Thevarajah ghatam

4:55
8.

Traveller
Music by Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar
Pirashanna Thevarajah moorsing
Piraña Spanish percussion · Tanmoy Bose tabla
Sanjeev Shankar shehnai


3:41
9. Ishq
Music by Javier Limón, Anoushka Shankar, Sanjeev Chimmalgi
Lyrics by Jami (15th century, Farsi language;
poetic translation by Aalok Shrivastav)

Anoushka Shankar sitar
Sanjeev Chimmalgi voice (song)
Aditya Prakash voice (intro and outro)
Piraña Spanish percussion · Tanmoy Bose tabla
Kenji Ota tanpura
4:22
10.

Casi uno
Music by Javier Limón and Anoushka Shankar
Lyrics by Anoushka Shankar (translation by Javier Limón)
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Concha Buika voice
Javier Limón guitar
Pirashanna Thevarajah kanjira & ghatam

5:28
11.

Bhairavi
Music by Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Tanmoy Bose tabla
Kenji Ota tanpura

10:27
12.

Lola’s Lullaby
Music by Anoushka Shankar
Anoushka Shankar sitar · Ajay Prasanna flute
Piraña Spanish percussion · Kenji Ota tanpura

4:14

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Thanks to my producer Javier Limón
for his amazing work on this record.
To the musicians: Shubha-ji, Pepe, Duquende,
Tanmoy, Buika, Ricardo, Pirashanna, Piraña, Sandra,
Farruco, Mythili, Ajay, Sanjeev Chimmalgi, Aditya,
Sanjeev Shankar, Juan, Bobote, El Eléctrico and Kenji.
You are all magic!
Thanks to my dear, precious father for writing lyrics to
Krishna and to Aalok for his work on Ishq.
Thanks to Michael, Matthias, Meike, Fred, and everyone
at Deutsche Grammophon for their incredible support
through the recording process.
To the engineers: lovely Salomé, Ben, Gaurav (thanks
for the favour!), Nick, Siva Kumar, Pepe and Aftab.
To Kellogg for a gorgeous mix and to Álvaro for
a beautiful master.
To Chika, Bernardo, Harper, Blair, Steph, Sunnie,
and everyone who worked on the artwork.
Much gratitude to my dear friend Nitin for writing so
beautifully about the music.
Thanks to my mother Sukanya, sister Norah, Julia,
Holly, Salim, Rupert, Angela, Lizzy, Kerri, Earl, Tim,
Leo, and Brady for their invaluable help.
Lastly, heartfelt thanks to my husband Joe for all the
encouragement
and listening sessions – and to him and
my son Zubin for the inspiration to all these songs.

Recorded between September 2010 and January 2011,
except for track [2], recorded in August 2009

Produced by Javier Limón, except for track [2] ,
produced by Pedro Ricardo Miño and Anoushka Shankar

Recorded at Limehouse (London) by Rupert Pfaff, Neil Williams
Recorded at Casa Limón (Madrid) by Salomé Limón
Recorded at Signature Studios (San Diego) by Ben Moore

Mythili Prakash’s dance recorded at Am Studios (Chennai)
by Siva Kumar · Pedro Ricardo Miño’s piano recorded at Big Fish
by Ben Moore · Ajay Prasanna’s flutes and Shubha Mudgal’s
voice recorded at The Village Studios (Delhi) by Gaurav Raina
Sanjeev Chimmalgi’s voice recorded at Blue Studio (Mumbai) by
Aftab Khan · Juan Ruiz, Bobote and El Eléctrico recorded at
Octopus Studios (Sevilla) by Pepe de la Vega

Mixed at Studio West (San Diego) by Kellogg Boynton
Mixed at Kadifornia Studio (El Puerto de Santa María – Cádiz)
by Mario G. Alberni (track [2])
Mastered at Bigsound Madrid (Madrid) by Álvaro Mata

Executive Producers: Eva Alcántara and Salomé Limón
Associate Producer: Matthias Spindler
(Deutsche Grammophon)
(P) & © 2011 Deutsche Grammophon GmbH, Berlin
Publishers: Anourag Music Ltd. (ASCAP) [3], [5] - [6], [8], [11], [12]; Ediciones Musicales Clipper's (SGAE) / Anourag Music Ltd. (ASCAP) [1], [4], [7], [9], [10]; Anourag Music Ltd. (ASCAP) / Pedro Ricardo Miņo (SGAE) [2]

Cover Photo: © Harper Smith · Artist Photos:
© Harper Smith · © Bernardo Doral
· © cg textures (background pictures)