World Music Central Review
Amanké Dionti is incredibly melodic and beautiful...Goetze's trumpet is soft and
evocative...Together with Cissoko's storyteller vocals and kora lines, the music is
captivating and dreamy.
their newest album Amanke Dionti continues to illustrate their sublime mix of
trumpet, kora, and vocals.
Encyclotronica calls Amanke Dionti one of the most different and most beautiful
CDs of 2012...The combination of Cissoko's intricate kora playing and soulful
singing, tinged by Goetze's trumpet melancholy is already the most sublime
album of the year.
Global Village played selections from Amanke Dionti for their 7/2 show
celebrating the letter A.
Amanke Dionti is #4 in the list of Echoes' Top 25 for July
The pair stopped by the Echoes Living Room for a performance this past month,
in which the site wrote Ablaye Cissoko & Volker Goetze were searingly melodic
and soulful in a live performance of African serenity.
Amanke Dionti is reviewed in the summer issue of Os Place: Their music is
quiet, peaceful and rich with warm textures...Amanke Dionti is a refreshing
change of pace.
Global Village highlighted Amanke Dionti in their Afrobeat and funk influenced
Musicians from Germany and Senegal Collaborate for ‘Amanké Dionti’
Amanke Dionti was featured on PRI's The World