A fusion of various Middle Eastern and East European folkloric instruments and percussion, plus a string orchestra, with a heavy bass.
It starts out fairly slow, then starts to get faster and faster until a crashing end.
The mood starts out feeling ominous and dark but as it speeds up, the feeling becomes lighter and more festive.
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Sultan Makendé - is a producer and musician who has been active in the alternative music scene for many years. He has also had many television and film music credits, including:
HBO - Sex and the City
Warner Brothers - The In-Laws, Till Death Do Us Part, The Wedding Party
Columbia Pictures - Life Without Dick
BBC - Dirty Pretty Things , Animal Planet , Knowledge Africa ,Top Gear, BBC World News
FOX - Americas Next Top Model
Channel 4 - Famous and Fearless
MTV - Pimp My Ride
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