Aka was originally written for a chamber group that I was in called Joubala, with an orchestration for alto sax, West African balifon, steel pan, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, and drumset. This version is the solo version for the tenor steel pan.
Other versions available:
• Solo Version - Tenor/Lead Steel Pan
• Sinfonietta Version - Pan, Jazz Combo & Sinfonietta
• Any combination of parts available upon request (all will work with pan part):
String Quartet, Cello, Bass, Drums, Harp, & Piano.
Combo Version audio available on innova Recordings #801
Andy Akiho - No One To Know One
Recorded: June 2010 at Firehouse 12 in New Haven, CT. (Engineer, Greg DiCrosta)
Andy Akiho - Steel Pan, Mariel Roberts - Cello, Sam Adams - Bass, Kenneth Salters - Drums