Radiodiffusion Internasionaal Annexe

Professeur Kakino de Paz
June 6, 2010, 6:30 am
Filed under: Tunisia

Teksim Rasd

Information is not static… Especially when the internet is your primary source.

When I first got this record, I could not find anything on the good Professeur. I e-mailed a few of my contacts, and they turned up nothing. Then when I sat down to write this post, out of nowhere – Voila! A Wikipedia post magically appears (en français, bien sûr).

Kakino Isaac de Paz was born on July 12th, 1919 in the Ariana region of Tunisia. After losing his site at a young age, he immersed himself in music and became a virtuoso on accordion, piano, qanún (zither), oud and violin. In 1946, Kakino joined the Tunis Municipal Orchestra and the Orchestra of La Rachidia. Three years later, he became conductor of a weekly radio program on Radio Tunis. In 1956, Kakino moved to Paris where he worked with Enrico Macias and Brigitte Fontaine – to name a few. He continued to live and work in Paris until his death December 7th of 1983.

Catalog number 1060 on Sono L’Aube of Paris, France. No release date listed.



thank you very much for all yr work here … i’ve heard so much wild tunes that is new to me

Comment by p.

Dommage le teksim n’est pas à la bonne vitesse

Comment by david de paz

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