About the attached picture the band states, «As you may know Griot is certainly not only the two of us but it’s impossible to gather everyone that has been contributing since the start. We are the core of the band but we are, by no means, the band».
The band Griot also states, «Our new album Elisabeth is a concept album which is the conclusion of the story started in our first album Gerald. It portrays the upbringing of Elisabeth and her life at The Great City».
Griot is a multinational rock band formed by musicians João Pascoal and Sérgio Ferreira in 2014.Griot’s sound evokes a style of progressive rock that explores and creates different textures and soundscapes. Griot tells a story about Gerald and Elisabeth, exploring their journey in search of something grand, new… A Journey about something more.
Elisabeth have a total time at 62:37 and there are at least 19 musician that have participated on the album. Line-up:
João Pascoal – Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Programming (1-10)
Sérgio Ferreira – Drums, Percussion, Programming (1-9)
Maria Branco – Vocals (1-9)
João Rodrigues – Vocals (2,3,5,8,10)
Mariana Moreira – Backing Vocals (4)
Matilde Esperança – Violin (1,3,6,9,10)
Pedro Marques – Violin (9)
Luzia Lapo – Violin (1,3,6,9,10)
Isaac Santos – Cello (1,3,6,9,10)
Paulo Bernardino – Clarinet (3,5,6)
Arnaud António – Alto Saxophone (6,9)
André Loureiro – Flute (1,9)
João Baião – Acoustic Guitar (1,2,3,6,8,9)
Gonçalo Crespo – Electric Guitar (1-9)
Bruno Lousada – Electric Guitar (1,2,3,5,6,7, 9)
Pedro Joaninho – Electric Guitar (5)
Vikram Shankar – Keyboards (2,3,9,10)
Mario Yetatore – Keyboards (1,3,4,6,8,9)
Bosco Aguilar – Keyboards (8t