Conte de l'Incroyable Amour

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Conte de l'Incroyable Amour
Studio album by Anouar Brahem
Released 1992
Recorded October 1991
Genre Jazz
Length 59:20
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Anouar Brahem chronology
Barzakh
(1990)
Conte de l'Incroyable Amour
(1991)
Madar
(1992)

Conte de l'Incroyable Amour (The Incredible Tale of Love) is an album by Tunisian oud player Anouar Brahem recorded in 1991 and released on the ECM label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Stephen Cook awarded the album 3 stars calling it "A wonderful album that, upon repeated listening, reveals many transcendent moments"[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Anouar Brahem except as indicated
  1. "Etincelles" - 3:21
  2. "Le chien sur les genoux de la devineresse" - 3:44
  3. "L'oiseau de bois" - 4:48
  4. "Lumière du silence" - 5:15
  5. "Conte de I'incroyable amour" - 10:51
  6. "Peshrev Hidjaz Homayoun" (Veli Dede) - 5:03
  7. "Diversion" (Kudsi Erguner) - 5:39
  8. "Nayzak" - 5:32
  9. "Battements" - 1:56
  10. "En souvenir d'Iram" - 3:02
  11. "Iram retrouvée" - 3:48
  12. "Epilogue" - 6:21
  • Recorded at Rainbow Studio in Oslo, Norway in October 1991

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM discography accessed November 3, 2011
  2. ^ a b Cook, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 3, 2011