Track listing

 


disc 1 Shanghai

 

1 The Wandering Heart 6:03

Composition Zhang Yi

Hindi Lyrics Bindhumalini, Omkar Havaldar, Rutuja Lad and Surabhi Sharma

Mandarin Lyrics and Pipa Zhang Yi

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

 

2 Qarlygash -The Swallow  4:25

Vocals Bindhumalini, Rutuja Lad, Zhe Lai

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

Adaptation of a Kazakh folk song

 

3  Green Tara  13:49

Composition Zhang Yi

Vocals Omkar Havaldar, Bindhumalini, Rutuja Lad, Zhe Lai

Tarana Lyrics Tejaswini Niranjana, Rutuja Lad

Pipa Zhang Yi

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

 

4  Appreciating the Lotus 5:40

Composition and Vocals Omkar Havaldar, Bindhumalini, Rutuja Lad

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

 

5  Oblivion  5:36

Vocals Omkar Havaldar, Bindhumalini, Rutuja Lad

Pipa Zhang Yi

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

From an old composition from Hindustani music

 

6  Maya, the Swindler  10:12

Vocals Bindhumalini, Zhe Lai

A poem by the 15th century saint-poet Kabir

English translation by Bindhumalini

 

 

disc 2 Hong Kong

 

1  When the New Century Comes  4:53

Original Composer Wong Yiu Ming / Choi Tak Choy

OP: Universal Music Publishing Limited

Composition and Vocals Bindhumalini, Omkar Havaldar, Rutuja Lad

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Yangqin Kimho Ip

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

 

2  Never Explain the World  5:10

Composition and Vocals Bindhumalini

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Tamil Lyrics Kutti Revathi

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

3 Ice and a Summer Insect 3:42

Composition and Vocals Omkar Havaldar

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

Harmonium Sameer Havaldar

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

4  Come into my Eyes 8:02

Composition and Vocals Bindhumalini

Lyrics Kabir

Yangqin Kimho Ip

 

5  At  5:08

Composition and Vocals Rutuja Lad

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

6  Dream of Floating Dust  5:25

Composition and Vocals Omkar Havaldar

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Kannada Lyrics Sharada K.G. Havaldar and Nagaraj Rao Havaldar

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

Harmonium Sameer Havaldar

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

7  Krishna at Moonset  8:02

Vocals Rutuja Lad

Yangqin Kimho Ip

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

 

8  To Know  3:51

Vocals & Composition Bindhumalini

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

Harmonium Sameer Havaldar

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

9  Nowhere to be Found  5:39

Vocals & Composition Rutuja Lad

Cantonese Lyrics and Vocals Chow Yiu-Fai

Marathi Lyrics Vasudha Modak, Avhinav Shetty Jaiswal

OP: EEG Music Publishing Limited

 

10  Away to your City 11:53

Vocals Omkar Havaldar

Yangqin Kimho Ip

Tabla Kedarnath Havaldar

Harmonium Sameer Havaldar

 

 

CREDITS

 

Recorded December 1-3, 2019 at Jinze Arts Centre in Jinze, Shanghai, China;

January 25-27, March 30-31, 2021 at Prabhath Studios in Bangalore, Karnataka, India; March 28, 2021 at Soundcubes in Mumbai, India; March 29, 2021 at the Laboratory for Immersive Arts and Technology at Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong; March 30, 2021 at Kambay Studios in Mumbai, India

 

Curator and Producer Tejaswini Niranjana

 

Mix and mastering Ashwin Prabhath

Recording Session Engineers Ashwin Prabhath (Bangalore), Rangaswamy (Bangalore), Allen Zhu (Jinze), Krunal Shah, Nishant Vaidya (Mumbai), Lai Ching Kong (Hong Kong)

 

Creative Producer Bindhumalini

Production In-Charge Chen Yun (Mainland China/Shanghai), Grace Yee (Hong Kong)

Studio Advisor Omkar Havaldar

Production Executive Holly Leung

 

Cantonese Lyrics Chow Yiu-Fai

Tamil Lyrics Kutti Revathi

Kannada Lyrics Sharada K.G. Havaldar, Nagaraj Rao Havaldar

Marathi Lyrics Vasudha Modak, Avhinav Shetty Jaiswal

Translators Sohnee Harshey, Vipul Rikhi

Cantonese Voice Coach Natalie Yuen

 

Partners

Centre for Cultural Research and Development, Lingnan University

Jinze Arts Centre

Hanart TZ Gallery

West Heavens

 

Supported by Moonchu Foundation

 

Special thanks

Qiaoqiao Cheng

Gwendoline Cho Ning Kam

Mitche Choi

Feng Yi

Naved Aslam Khan

Christopher J. Keyes

Lalith Rao

Li Siu Leung

Li An

Feng Lin

Jorge Ramiro Monroy

Mui Bing How

Qian Yin

Ashish Rajadhyaksha

Harrison Zonghuan Sainz

Kiki Yau

Yu Siu Wah

 

Without the unstinting support of Johnson Chang Tsong Zung, the Saath-Saath Project would not have been realised.

 

 

Executive Producer Bob Lord

 

Executive A&R Sam Renshaw

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil

A&R Morgan Santos

 

VP of Production Jeff LeRoy

Audio Director Lucas Paquette

 

VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell

Art Director Ryan Harrison

Design Edward A. Fleming

Publicity Patrick Niland, Sara Warner

 

 

 

 

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