ACROSS DISTANT LANDS © 1996
The solo debut release of European Percussionist, Stephan Baer, Across Distant Lands, Is the culmination of Baer's influences and experiences of his journeys throughout Africa and Europe. Crossing borders and blending the rhythms of different drums and percussion instruments with varied diverse cultures, Baer creates a unique World Beat hybrid.
The many voices of Africa mix with Asia, Indonesia, India, Pakistan, Cuba, Brasil, and Austrailia. Over 125 percussion instruments were used to create the rhythms of Across Distant Lands.