Musician, Percussionist, Writer, Arranger, Composer, Producer & Mixer, World Music, DJ, Multi-Instrumentalist, Re-mixing, Film, TV and Documentary Music Harri Kakoulli has been involved in writing, producing & mixing world music since the mid-eighties.
He's worked as an artist writing & producing his own work, building a formidable reputation as one of the world's leading producers of world music and gathering great reviews over the years. He's recorded collaborations with many musicians and top world music artists - produced, mixed & recorded tracks, and worked with artists such as Maxi Priest, Jocelyn Brown, King Sunny Ade, Natasha Atlas, Talvin Singh, Jah Wobble, Aki Nawaz (Fundamental), Joana Lewie, Ukrainians, Joi, The Wedding Present, Oliver Cheatham, Andy Weatharal, Youth, Imagination, The Only Ones, Squeeze, The Late Malcolm McLaren, The Late Smiley Culture, The late Freddie Mackey, Carl Douglas, Sandra Cross, Eric Donaldson, Asher Senator, and many others. Harri produced, created & mixed the first two compilation albums Fuse 1 and Fuse 2 and recorded tracks as an artist & a producer for legendary world music label Nation Records. He has recorded collaborations with many of the top world music artists such as the Legendary King Sunny Ade, Talvin Singh, Natasha Atlas, Aki Nawaz (Fundermental), The Ukrainians and many more The sound Harri Kakoulli creates has made him one of the world's leading and sought after producers of world music, and as an artist in his own right collaborating with many other artists to create music that one cannot help but be swept up by. I listened to Harri Kakoulli’s Incredible Music...Wow! His compositions are clear, mysterious, piercing to the soul, intense, passionate and seductive .... Listening to his music made every muscle in my body move. My feet could not stop dancing and my mind was racing with thoughts of being able to choreograph a Flamenco dance to one of his pieces. ~ Harri Kakoulli has the soul of a dancer as his music has the ability to let people see the musical notes dancing with their ears, OLE! Love what Harri Kakoulli does! Weaving with music sounds & voices are amazing...intimate, atmospheric, breathing the essence... I'm taken away to another place Beautiful! Awesome vibe! Harri Kakoulli’s music takes me to another world where cigars and fine scotch are everywhere!