Trinidad & Tobago Sweet Tassa CD
Christopher L. Ballengee
Founded by tassa virtuoso Lenny Kumar in 2004, Trinidad and Tobago Sweet Tassa is dedicated to performing, promoting, and educating about Indian Caribbean tassa drumming. One of the most recognized tassa bands in Trinidad & Tobago, T&T Sweet Tassa have won numerous national drumming competitions and have performed in Guyana, Antigua, England, India, and across the United States.
The five tracks on this CD were recorded live in stereo in August 2012. The first and fifth tracks are also part of the soundtrack for the film Sweet Tassa: Music of the Indian Caribbean Diaspora, appearing in the opening montage and closing credits respectively.
A CD packaged in a paper sleeve.