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Mulatu Astatke

Mulatu Astatke

Mulatu Astatke

Mulatu Astatke has been played over 40 times on NTS, first on 30 September 2012. Mulatu Astatke's music has been featured on 43 episodes.

Mulatu Astatke [ሙላቱ አስታጥቄ] (born on December 19, 1943; surname sometimes spelled Astatqé on French-language releases: Mulatu Astatqé) is an Ethiopian musician and arranger best known as the father of Ethio-jazz.

Born in the western Ethiopian city of Jimma, Mulatu was musically trained in London, New York City, and Boston where he combined his jazz and Latin music interests with traditional Ethiopian music. Astatke led his band while playing vibraphone and conga drums—instruments that he introduced into Ethiopian popular music—as well as...

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