Sudama with Sapphron Obois (sax)Sudama with Sapphron Obois (sax) is a CD collection of original songs, poems, lullabyes, and ballads, by Sudama Mark Kennedy as well as classic poems set to original music. Perfect for intensive and repetitive listening as well as perfect background music that is both soothing and energetic for all kinds of warm-hearted environments. If you combine James Taylors more baritone voicings with Stings or Lorena Mckennits Anglo-literary bent and world influence, as well as the heart feeling of a Stevie Wonder song with Sades mystical edge, you get Sudamas mytho-poetic healing landscapes supported artfully by Sapphrons delicious sax tone. A truly unique CD! Sudama is a spirited, heartfelt, world folk jazz journey with an edge, which includes three Rudyard Kipling poems from the Jungle Book put to music for the first time: White Seals Lullabye Shiv and the Grasshopper, Hunting Song of the Seeonie Pack. Wynken, Blynken, and Nod the eternal lullaby by ! Eugene Field (circa 1895) is given new life by Sudamas mystical oceanic music. El Nino begins softly and blows up an instrumental gale of Sapphrons sax and Sudamas shakuhachi against zither waves and a guitar bass line. Caught an Angel is your muse flapping her wings. Awakening is a spoken word invitation to understand the wisdom of the body and the wisdom of Mother Earth against compelling and propelling tablas and trance guitar, with a triumphant sax coda. Beshr the Barefoot is a sitar, sax, bass and doumbek celebration of a Sufi mystic who gave it all up for God. Sailors Bid is Sudamas original haunting love ballad featuring Sapphrons piano and sax. Flying Girl Waltz and Megannes Water Music are instrumental 6 and 12-string steel acoustic guitar pieces respectively, in DADGAD tuning.