Paths of Convergence

With Paths of Convergence, his first solo release, Scott “Mateo” Davies seeks to share his love for the musical forms that have shaped his artistry by bringing together contemporary Flamenco, Astor Piazzolla’s Tango Nuevo and the innovative folk songs of Bob Dylan with the music of the Moorish Empire.

Scott “Mateo” Davies: vocals, guitar, ‘ud’ · Victor Babella: Zarb, darbuqa, khashabi (2, 3, 5) · Mick LaBriola: Congas, bongos, darbuqa, cajon (4, 8, 9, 10) · Maria Elena, “La Cordobesa”: Flamenco vocal (7) · George al Masrie: Riqq (5) · Juan Ramon & Jorge Perez: Palmas (handclaps) (3, 8) · Stefon Taylor: Programming (4, 10)

Recorded in April 1995

Convergence by Scott Mateo Davies