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Companions of the Crimson Coloured Ark

New 24-bit Mastering from the Original Recordings!

Recorded in 1984, this album features Do’a World Music Ensemble as a quintet with co-founders, Randy Armstrong and Ken LaRoche performing with bassist, John Hunter; percussionist, Marty Quinn and saxophone player, Charlie Jennison. Additional musicians include David Marlowe, french horn; Barbara London, vocals and Melissa Brown, cello.

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    1. Companions Part I mp3|wma
    2. Companions Part II mp3
    3. In Praise and Gratitude mp3|wma
    4. Refresh and Gladden My Spirit mp3|wma
    5. Tribute mp3
    6. Dawning Place mp3

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LEGACY: Complete Works of Do'a—Randy Armstrong & Ken LaRoche. 5 Compact Discs & 16 Page Booklet featuring the complete recordings of: Light Upon Light, Ornament of Hope, Ancient Beauty, Companions, World Dance


"A marvelous kaleidoscope of shifting melodies, rhythms and instrumental colors." —Downbeat

"A shimmering kaleidoscope of sound, taking from jazz, middle eastern and African musics…the music is introspective without being heavy, lighting the way into new areas with grace and cheer." — The Victory Music Folk and Jazz Review

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Originally released by Philo Records and Rounder Record