The Melody of Rhythm

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Melody of Rhythm
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Studio album by Béla Fleck
Released 2009
Genre Classical, world music, jazz
Label Koch
Béla Fleck chronology
Tales from the Acoustic Planet, Vol. 3: Africa Sessions
The Melody of Rhythm
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Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Melody of Rhythm is a 2009 album by banjoist Béla Fleck. After returning from Africa and recording "Tales From The Acoustic Planet, Vol. 3: Africa Sessions", Fleck put together the musical trio, consisting of him, Tabla player Zakir Hussain and bassist Edgar Meyer to record this album. They are accompanied by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leonard Slatkin. [2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Babar" (Hussain)
  2. "Out of the Blue" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  3. "Bubbles" (Fleck)
  4. "The Melody of Rhythm: Movement 1" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  5. "The Melody of Rhythm: Movement 2" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  6. "The Melody of Rhythm: Movement 3" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  7. "Cadence" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  8. "In Conclusion" (Fleck, Hussain, Meyer)
  9. "Then Again" (Meyer)