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CDs: SOLO

Things That Happen Fast
by N. Scott Robinson

New World View Music NWVM-CD 02 (2001)

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N. Scott Robinson's second CD features more composed pieces, adventurous solos, and interesting combinations of instruments. He is joined by gifted percussionist Nolan Warden, world horn player Joe Kaminski, hammer dulcimer virtuoso Malcolm Dalglish, and vocalist Moira Smiley. Produced by N. Scott Robinson.

*NSR SCORES available

1. Forest Groove
For Bill Summers, Okay Temiz, Trilok Gurtu, and Marcos Suzano
N. Scott Robinson-low & mid berimbau, hindewhu, voice, spring drums, high triangle, pandeiro, riq
Nolan Warden-high berimbau, low triangle
Joe Kaminski-pocket trumpet
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2. Bear Talk (SCORE)*
For Richard "Bear" Graham
(Duet for the Brazilian tambourine-pandeiro)
N. Scott Robinson-low pandeiro
Nolan Warden-high pandeiro
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3. Chaka
For Chaka Chawasarira
N. Scott Robinson-karimba, cajon with brush
Nolan Warden-lead karimba, maracas
Joe Kaminski-kudu horn
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4. Pegasus (score at Ooolitic music site)
Malcolm Dalglish-composer, hammer dulcimer, male voices
Moira Smiley-female voices
N. Scott Robinson-pair of udu, foot maraca, foot bell, riq, suspended cymbal
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5. Travel by Hand (Improvisation)
N. Scott Robinson-Cooperman bodhran
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6. Trio for Ogun (SCORE)*
N. Scott Robinson-tumba, quinto, stick
Nolan Warden-conga, stick
Joe Kaminski-E-flat triton conch shell, F & G mbongo (elephant tusk ivory trumpets)
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7. Shaken, Not Stirred (SCORE)*
For Sean Connery
N. Scott Robinson-riq (Egyptian tambourine)
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8. Samson & Delilah
Improvisation based on a theme by Camille Saint-Saens for Don Cherry in maqam Hijaz
N. Scott Robinson-Cooperman bodhran
Joe Kaminski-pocket trumpet
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9. Il Mano (SCORE)*
For Arnaldo Vacca
N. Scott Robinson-tamburello (Italian tambourine)
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10. Handful (SCORE)*
For Glen Velez
N. Scott Robinson-Cooperman bendir, feet maracas, overtone singing
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11. Oh Naná!
For Naná Vasconcelos & Collin Walcott
N. Scott Robinson-dog toys, squirrel call, bird call, water crotale, strung Indian bells, Cameroon pods, hindewhu, voice, digital delay, berimbau, wind whistle MP3 Sample

N. Scott Robinson uses frame drums made by Cooperman Drums.

Special thanks and dedication to my parents: Andrew J. Robinson (1918-1998) & Helen Robinson whose experiences and values in life continue to fill me with inspiration and gratitude that I had such amazing people as my parents. Having had the benefit of their loving upbringing, laughter, and values, they have helped to give me my perspective on life & all of its difficulties and creative possibilities. There can be no greater gift than what they have given my in life.

World View
by N. Scott Robinson

New World View Music NWVM CD-01 (1994)

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N. Scott Robinson's first CD features performances on sanza, riq, frame drum, ghaval, tabla, overtone singing, berimbau, donso ngoni, steel pan, congas, cymbals, bells, and percussion. He is joined by Michael Ghegan, Glen Fittin, Kevin Coyle, Robert "Tigger" Benford, Larry Barbee, Vince Giardina, Endo Yoshiharu, Naoyuki "Taro" Irie, and Ichiro Yamamoto. Produced by N. Scott Robinson.

*NSR SCORE available

1. Spring
Improvisation based on a theme by Igor Stravinsky
N. Scott Robinson-sanza
Michael Ghegan-soprano saxophone

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6. Savannah
Kevin Coyle-composer, piano
Glen Fittin-udu, overtone singing, wind chimes
N. Scott Robinson-tabla, wooden frame drum, overtone singing

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2. Mirage (SCORE)*
For Glen Velez
(Duet for the Egyptian tambourine-riq)
N. Scott Robinson-low riq
Glen Fittin-high riq

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7. Ocean View
N. Scott Robinson-steel pan
Michael Ghegan-soprano saxophone

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3. Sand Castle
N. Scott Robinson-frame drum with brush, foot maraca, wooden frame drum
Glen Fittin-log drum
Michael Ghegan-soprano saxophone

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8. Afrindia
N. Scott Robinson-bass sanza, ghaval
Robert "Tigger" Benford-tabla
Michael Ghegan-soprano saxophone

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4. Temples
N. Scott Robinson-frame drum, overtone singing
Endo Yoshiharu-erhu, voice

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9. His Majesty (by Harry Leahey)
Larry Barbee-arrangement, guitar
Vince Giardina-fretless bass guitar
N. Scott Robinson-3 congas, cymbal, strung Cameroon pods & Indian bells

Conga Solo
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5. Wacheva
For Collin Walcott, Don Cherry and Naná Vasconcelos
N. Scott Robinson-sanza, donso ngoni, berimbau

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10. Far Away Friends
N. Scott Robinson-sanza
Endo Yoshiharu-erhu, voice
Naoyuki "Taro" Irie-timba
Ichiro Yamamoto-bells, shakers

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VIDEO:

Hand Drumming: Exercises for Unifying Technique (for udu)
by N. Scott Robinson

Wright Hand Drum Co. WHD-001 (1996)

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In this video, N. Scott Robinson presents his concept of Unifying Technique for Hand Drumming and demonstrates how to apply this idea to the udus made by the Wright Hand Drum Co.

This NTSC video is eighty minutes long and is divided into four sections:

Part 1
Sounds, Strokes & Rhythm
Part 2
India and Extended Technique
Part 3

Rhythms of Brazil, The Caribbean, Cuba, and West Africa

Part 4
Performance by world music group Cushetunk
CDs: DUO -------------------------

Lost In The Beauty Of It All

by Wind & Fire: Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson

- Cedar 'n' Sage Music CS 7517 (2013)

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15 tracks -52" of Music!

Produced by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson

Second Wind & Fire CD featuring Native American & world flute player Mark Holland (on Native American single & dual chamber flutes, Anasazi flute, bansuri, quena, bone flute, animal horn flute, vocals, & sound effects) and world percussionist N. Scott Robinson (on kanjira, lap style frame drum, freehand frame drum, tar, berimbau, mbira dza vadzimu in Dambatsoko & Dongonda tunings, sanza, kalimba, udus, hadgini, hang, caxixi, 4 tracks of vocals, donso ngoni, Milltone metal slit drum, water percussion, woodpecker frame drums, cricket calls, starling call, idi/ideh & Togo seed rattles, foot maraca, Kimerism tongue gongs, nipple gong & water gong, Paiste tam-tam, Chinese Chau gong, spring drums, gourd scrape, gourd water drums, djembe with grass brushes, triangles, dan moi). Guest musician: K.S. Resmi (iTanpura & Carnatic vocal).

MP3 Audio Samples - Coming Soon

 

Wind & Fire

by Wind & Fire: Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson

- Cedar 'n' Sage Music CS 7514 (2009)

Winner of 2010 Indian Summer Music Award - Native Spirit Category for "Meeting"

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Produced by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson

First Wind & Fire CD featuring Native American & world flute player Mark Holland (on Native American single & dual chamber flutes, Anasazi flute, bansuri, quena & dizi) and world percussionist N. Scott Robinson (on kanjira, bodhran, riqq, ghaval, berimbau trio, mbira dza vadzimu, sanza, konnakol, udu, caxixi, vocals, delay, didjeridu, donso ngoni, tabla, sruti box, Milltone metal slit drum, Tuvan overtone singing, hindewhu, wind whistle, bird call, cricket calls, starling call, squirrel call, idi pod rattle, strung Indian bells, foot maracas, shaker, hi-hat). Guest musicians: Cory Edwards - piano & Ranya Iqbal - cello.

MP3 Audio Samples Below

1. Meeting (by N. Scott Robinson)

-N. Scott Robinson - sanza, foot maraca

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

9. Eco-dreaming (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - Cooperman 18" bodhran

2. Eyes of the Moon (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - bansuri

-N. Scott Robinson - tabla, sruti box, hi-hat

10. Begin by Breathing (by Mark Holland)

-Mark Holland - breath, Native American flutes

3. A Most Beautiful Place (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American Flute

-N. Scott Robinson - Milltone metal slit drum, didjeridu, Tuvan overtone singing, spring drum

11. Equal Footing (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - Cooperman NSR 22" bodhran

4. River of Dreams (by Mark Holland)

-Mark Holland - Native American flutes

12. On the Wing (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - sanza

5. Recycled Vegetarian (by N. Scott Robinson)

-N. Scott Robinson - sanza, foot maracas, vocal, konnakol

13. Three for the Road (by N. Scott Robinson)

-N. Scott Robinson - 3 berimbau

6. Afro-sky (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - donso ngoni

-Cory Edwards - grand piano

14. Moving Forward (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - buffalo horn flute

-N. Scott Robinson - Cooperman ghaval

7. Reaching Out (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - udu, brush, foot maraca, strung Indian bells, idi pod rattle

15. Tone Painting (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - dual chamber Native American flute, water bowl/voice, harmonizer, Springbok horn flute

-N. Scott Robinson - voice, delay, hindewhu, strung Indian bells, idi pod rattle, wind whistlel, starling call, cricket calls, squirrel call, bird call, Cooperman kanjira, caxixi

8. Raindrop Serenade (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson)

-Mark Holland - Native American flute

-N. Scott Robinson - mbira dza vadzimu (Dambatsoko tuning)

16. Wind & Fire (by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson

-Mark Holland - dizi, quena, bansuri

-N. Scott Robinson - riqq, shaker

CDs: ENSEMBLE -------------------

Lizard's Tale

by Dennis Haklar - Floating White Lotus FWL001 (2012)

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Featuring N. Scott Robinson on 1 track (on surdo, snare drum, congas, repenique, syndrums, Cameroon pods, didjeridu, and berimbau) with Larry Coryell (guitars), Dennis Haklar (guitars, composer, synths), Jon Anderson (vocals), Mark Egan (bass), Thierry Arpino (drumset), Matt Everhart (bass), K.S. Resmi (vocal), and Stefani Haklar (vocal).

Michael Colgrass: Percussion Music, 1951-1975

by Patrick Roulet - Equilibrium EQ107 (2012)

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Featuring N. Scott Robinson (high toms) on a recording of Michael Colgrass' Percussion Music with Patrick Roulet, Michelle Humphreys, Mark Craig, and others.

This is How I Disappear

by Michael DeLalla - Falling Mountain (2012)

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Featuring N. Scott Robinson on berimbau on one track with guitarist Michael DeLalla and others.

Live from the Edge

by Jeff Ball Band - Trailhead Flutes CD 12 (2011)

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Newest CD by Jeff Ball Band featuring N. Scott Robinson on 12 tracks (Decora 43 cajon, Cooperman riqq, splash cymbals, foot maraca, idi seed rattle) with Jeff Ball on Native American flutes, synth-guitarist Sennen Quigley, fretless electric bassist Randy Ball, and Native American guitarist & vocalist Bill Miller.

   

Secrets of a Crow

by Jeff Ball Band - Trailhead Flutes CD 11 (2010)

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CD by Jeff Ball Band featuring N. Scott Robinson on 6 tracks (Decora 43 cajon, Cooperman riqq, splash cymbals, foot maraca, idi seed rattle, strung Indian bells) with Jeff Ball on Native American flutes, guitarist Greg Dillon, bassist Randy Ball, and keyboardist Mark Ham.

   

Red Ship

by Carol Bui - Exoh Records 001 (2010)

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Newest alternative-post-punk rock CD by Carol Bui featuring N. Scott Robinson on 4 tracks (darabuka, riqq, wood frame drum, repenique, ideh & idi seed rattle).

   

 

Cushetunk

by Larry Barbee - Cushetunk Music CMT002 (2006)

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New recording by eclectic jazz guitarist Larry Barbee. Features world percussionist N. Scott Robinson (on 8 tracks on riqq, congas, djembe, hammer dulcimer, didjeridu, udu, claypans, buzz sticks, kalimba, caxixi, hindewhu, brushes & percussion) with drummer Tom Baker and bassist Vince Giardina.

Excerpt from the track "Cushetunk" MP3 Sample

   

In Performance

by Mark Holland & N. Scott Robinson - Cedar ’n’ Sage CS 7500 (2002)

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Live recording of an improvised concert featuring N. Scott Robinson (on 5 tracks playing bodhran, udu, cajon, sanza, and percussion) with Mark Holland (Native American flutes) & Joe Garnier (piano).

Excerpt from the track "Meeting"
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Bridges: The Echoes Living Room Concerts Volume Nine

by Various Artists - Echodisc EDC 1009 (2003)

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Live, never before released Living Room Concert recordings from the PRI show Echoes by John Diliberto. Artists featured on this CD include N. Scott Robinson (on udu, cymbals & percussion) with Autumn's Child, Pat Metheny, Steve Gorn, The Mundi Ensemble, and others.

Excerpt from the track "The Distance Between"
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Lies & Love Songs

by Slats Klug & Friends - Rebo 132027 (2003)

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An all-star line up of country & folk musicians featuring Slats Klug, Gordon Lowry, Bob Cheevers, and N. Scott Robinson (on cajon with brush, sanza, hindewhu, foot maraca & percussion). An eclectic blend of old time country, folk, bluegrass & New Orleans funk.

Excerpt from the track "Hillbilly Hoodoo"
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Progressive World

by Autumn's Child (Mark Holland, Peter Mayer, Jim Mayer & N. Scott Robinson) Cedar 'n' Sage Music CS 7507 (2002)

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CD by Mark Holland (Native American flutes) & Autumn's Child featuring Peter Mayer (guitars), Jim Mayer (bass), and N. Scott Robinson on a large assortment of world percussion (cajon, sanza, frame drum, udu), didjeridu & overtone singing.

Excerpt from the track "Dream Sequence"
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Frames Without Borders

by Various Artists - Frame Drummer Group FDGCD 001 (2003)

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Double CD of frame drum music of players from all around the world including Layne Redmond, N. Scott Robinson (on pandeiro & bodhran), Ganesh Anandan, and others. Notes by Glen Velez.

Excerpt from the track "Travel by Hand"
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Four Winds: "The Collection" 1998-2003

by Mark Holland / Autumn's Child - Cedar 'n' Sage Music CS 7508 (2002)

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Compilation of previously released Autumn's Child tracks. Features N. Scott Robinson (on udu, cymbals & percussion) on a track from the CD Progressive World.

Excerpt from the track "The Distance Between"
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Harlem Renaissance

by Benny Carter Big Band - Music Masters 01612 65080-2 (1992)

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"Striking percussion work by Kenny Washington and N. Scott Robinson . . . ." - Dan Morgenstern

Live recording with Benny Carter Big Band and Orchestra with N. Scott Robinson (on vibraphone, glockenspiel, tam-tam & percussion).

Excerpt from the track "Song of Long Ago"
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Thousand Year Dreaming

by Annea Lockwood - OO Discs #41 (1993)

[Photo below - CD reissue with updated notes on Pogus Productions P21045-2, 2007]

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"Thousand Year Dreaming grew out of an improvisatory piece, Nautilus, which Art Baron, N. Scott Robinson, and I realised in 1989." - Annea Lockwood

Featuring Annea Lockwood, Art Baron, Jon Gibson, J. D. Parran, Michael Pugliese, N. Scott Robinson (on conch shell, tam-tams, tar, ghaval, pod rattle & superball harmonics), Peter Zummo, and others.

Excerpt from the track "Thousand Year Dreaming"
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The Aerial #2

by Annea Lockwood & Various Artists (with Art Baron & N. Scott Robinson)
- Nonsequitur Foundation AER 1990/2 - OO Discs #55 (1989)

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This compilation CD features Annea Lockwood's "Nautilus" by Art Baron and N. Scott Robinson (on conch shell, sanza, udu, cuica, overtone singing, African talking drum, pod rattle, thunder sheet & percussion).

Excerpt from the track "Nautilus"
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Live at the Knitting Factory, Vol. 2

by Various Artists (N. Scott Robinson with Glen Velez) - A&M Records CD 5276 (1988, reissued 1994)

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From the legendary Knitting Factory comes a live performance of "Ramana" by Glen Velez with Layne Redmond, Steve Gorn, and N. Scott Robinson (on sanza).

Excerpt from the track "Ramana"
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Pleasure

by Malcolm Dalglish & The Ooolites - Ooolitic Music OM 1112 (1997)

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Features Malcolm Dalglish and The Ooolites doing folk musics for choir with special guest percussionists Glen Velez & N. Scott Robinson (on udu, sanza, riq, caxixi, shakers, and percussion).

Excerpt from the track "Pegasus"
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Circles in Time

by C. Winton Reynolds (2000)

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Great band of mid-West musicians including C. Winton Reynolds, Cathy Morris, Peter Kienle, Steve Dokken, Tony Medeiros, and N. Scott Robinson (on riq, pandeiro, bendir, udu, hindewhu, caxixi & foot maraca).

Excerpt from the track "Les Abeilles"
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[Handmade]

by Various Artists - Mountain Rythym MRCD 2000 (2000)

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This CD features performances by various artists who endorse Mountain Rythym hand drums. Featured is an alternate version of the piece "Trio for Ogun" (no horns) by N. Scott Robinson (on quinto) with Nolan Warden and Phil Kester.

Excerpt from the track "Trio for Ogun"
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A Brown County Christmas Volume Two

by Slats Klug & Friends - Rebo Music 1231 (2001)

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An eclectic blend of old time country, folk, bluegrass & New Orleans funk. An all-star line up of musicians featuring Slats Klug, Gordon Lowry, Bob Cheevers, and N. Scott Robinson (on 9 tracks on caxixi, cajon, riq, hindewhu, bongos, bodhran, pandeiro, udu, triangles, berimbau, foot maraca & percussion).

Excerpt from the track "Bury Me in a Tulip Tree"
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Live at the Knitting Factory, Volumes 1-5

by Various Artists (N. Scott Robinson with Glen Velez) - 5 CD box set 1988-1991 (1993 release) Knitting Factory Works KFW 12345

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Compilation of previously released recordings, includes the live version of "Ramana" by Glen Velez with Layne Redmond, Steve Gorn, and N. Scott Robinson (on sanza).

Excerpt from the track "Ramana"
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Standing on the Edge

by Marcos Cavalcante & Janiece Jaffe - JLJ Recordings JLJ-0060 (2005)

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This jazz CD features N. Scott Robinson (on udu with brush recorded 2003) on one track, "About the Grapes" with the Brazilian guitarist Marcos Cavalcante and jazz singer Janiece Jaffe.

Le projet flou

by Daniel Palomo Vinuesa & Collectif Serendipity - (France 2002)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson (on bodhran) on one track, "Voyage par mains?" with the French saxophonist Daniel Palomo Vinuesa. Released in France only.

Excerpt from the track "Voyage par mains?"
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Beyond Borders

by Andrew McKnight- Falling Mountain Music FM-1043 (2004)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson (on cajon with brush, sanza, Native American flute, udu, hindewhu, bodhran, pandeiro, triangle, Noah bells, double-bass drums, and percussion) on 11 tracks.

The track "Beyond Borders."
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Alchemy: Music for Meditation

by Dawn Avery - Okenti OR3344-3 (2006)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson on 2 tracks (on sanza & berimbau) with cellist Dawn Avery.

   

Fluctuating Hemlines

by Robert "Tigger" Benford - (1999)

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This live CD features N. Scott Robinson (on didjeridu, conch shell, buzz sticks, riq, and bongos) on a collaborated score for a ballet piece by choreographer Septime Webre. The collective composers were Robert "Tigger" Benford (tabla, djembe, percussion), N. Scott Robinson, Rex Benincasa (congas, percussion), and Todd Isler (kanjira, hadgini drum, drumset) with additional percussion by Martha Partridge (shaker, surdo, cowbell).

   

Thundering Silence

by Oxymora - Falling Mountain Music FM-1048 (2006)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson on 2 tracks (on congas, bata, foot maraca & tabla).

   

Ooodoo: Into The Sky

by Malcolm Dalglish - Ooolitic Music OM 1113 (2007)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson on 10 tracks (on udu, kanjira, tamburello, corn brushes, riq, bells, foot bells, foot maraca, African pod rattles, caxixi, berimbau, shakers, bass drum, cymbals, cajon, hosho, key chimes, metal maracas, Japanese frame drum, claves, pandeiro). Frame drums by Cooperman & udu by Wright Hand Drum.

   

Clear Water Reflections: Native American & World Flute Music

by Various Artists - INAFA CD 01 (2009)

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This CD features N. Scott Robinson on 1 track (on Cooperman bodhran) with Mark Holland (Native American Flute) & Peter Phippen (bansuri) on the improvisation "Air Brushed."

   

Esperanto

by Aris Quiroga Nieto (2010)

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This CD features primarily classical guitar music with world percussion arrangements and performances by N. Scott Robinson on 5 tracks.

1. Etude No. 1 - By Hector Villa Lobos
Aris Quiroga - classical guitar
N. Scott Robinson - triangles, pandeiro, hadgini, caxixi, idi & ideh seeds.

5. Recuerdos de la Alhambra - By Fransisco Tarrega
Aris Quiroga - classical guitars
N. Scott Robinson - udu, grass brushes, wood blocks, key chimes

6. El Compass del Tiempo - By Aris Quiroga Nieto
Aris Quiroga - classical guitar
N. Scott Robinson - sizzle cymbal, splash cymbal, suspended cymbal, brushes, mallets

7. Esperanto - By Aris Quiroga Nieto
Aris Qurioga - classical guitars
N. Scott Robinson - Cooperman riqq, Decora 43 cajon, caxixi, hindewhu, voice

8. Resmi - By K.S. Resmi
Aris Qurioga - classical guitar
K.S. Resmi - Carnatic vocal
N. Scott Robinson - Anklang Musikwelt sanza, Cooperman bodhran

   

Live from the 2010 Native Rhythms Festival

by Various Artists - NR CD 01 (2010)

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This CD features a live unreleased improvised track by Wind & Fire featuring Mark Holland on Native American flute and N. Scott Robinson on Milltone metal slit drum.

DVDs: FILM SOUNDTRACKS

Mavedans for Gravide

by Marianne Mogensen - DenFrieFys F40160145 (2010)

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This PAL DVD by Dannish Oriental dancer & percussionist Marianne Mogensen features tracks from N. Scott Robinson's CD Things That Happen Fast.

   

Mask Maker

Directed by Griff Furst, Bullet Films, DVD (2010)

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N. Scott Robinson performs on riqq in the soundtrack of this film.

   

The Yellow River

Directed by Tu Guobi, Discovery Channel, DVD (1995)

N. Scott Robinson performs overtone singing & on frame drums in the soundtrack of this film.

MUSIC PEDAGOGY IN BOOK

Hand Drum Rhythms

Ellen Shapiro, Editor (Irvington: Visual Language, 2011)

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New book featuring a lesson on the development of Persian snapping techniques in rhythm cycles and flow patterns for frame drums by N. Scott Robinson. Many other lessons included by great frame drummers and percusionists including Glen Velez, Yshai Afterman, Matt Kilmer, Andrea Piccioni, David Kuchermann, Miranda Rondeau, Marla Leigh, Shane Shanahan, Yousif Sheronick, Barbara Allen, Brian Carter, and Raquy Danziger.

CD AUDIO FOR BOOKS

 

Alchemy of Abundance

by Rick Jarow, Ph.D., SoundsTrue K934D (2006)

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This book & CD set features music by cellist Dawn Avery with percussion tracks by N. Scott Robinson (on sanza & bodhran).

   

From Mud to Music: Making and Enjoying Ceramic Musical Instruments

by Barry Hall (Westerville: The American Ceramic Society, 2006)

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N. Scott Robinson contributed udu demonstrations on accompanying audio CDs.

RECORDINGS OF N. SCOTT ROBINSON'S MUSIC BY OTHER ARTISTS

Percussion Diversified

by Joe Porter - JPRCD01 (2011)

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This CD features a performance of N. Scott Robinson's composition "Shaken, Not Stirred" for riqq by percussionist Joe Porter.

Samba Laranja

by Syracuse University Brazilian Ensemble - Syracuse University Recordings SUR 1019 (2008)

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This CD features a performance of N. Scott Robinson's composition "Bear Talk" for 2 Brazilian pandeiros (track 10) by members of the Syracuse University Brazilian Ensemble (audio samples are on their My Space page), directed by Joshua Dekaney. This CD is the first recording released of any of N. Scott Robinson's music by other artists (besides the original recordings of N. Scott Robinson).

Rhein Percussion

by Rhein Percussion - Rhein Percussion (2013)

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This CD features a live performance of N. Scott Robinson's conga & conch shell sextet "Trio for Ogun" (track 7).

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