Personnel: Ulzhan Baibussynova, Enkhjargal Dandarvaanchig (vocals); Florindo Alvis (charango, ron roco); Sandrine Longuet (harp); Henri Tournier (bass flute); L‚von Minassian (duduk); Phillip Peris (didjeridu); Sylvain Rifflet (clarinet, bass clarinet); Nora Cismondi (oboe, French horn); R‚mi Sciuto (saxophone); Ibrahim Maalouf (trumpet); Daniel Zimmerman (trombone); Didier Havet (tuba).
Recording information: Studios, Babel, Montreuil, France.
Arranger: Jean-Pascal Beintus.
Released in 2009, Home is the original soundtrack to Yann Arthus-Bertrand's environmental documentary concerning global warming and the carbon crisis. Composed by Israeli-born Armand Amar, its atmospheric, world music-influenced pieces include contributions from soprano Sandrine Piau ("Cum Dederit"), clarinet player Laurent Clouet ("Murderous Catch"), and violinist Sarah Nemtanu ("Black Gold"). ~ Jon O'Brien