In addition to being a composer, arranger and pianist, Michajlov was an actor, impersonator and singer.
Angelo Michajlov - Saxana • The Girl On A Broomstick
Mulatu Astatke is first and foremost a composer but also a multi-instrumentalist, playing the vibraphone, keyboards and organs. He is further credited as having established congas and bongos, instruments normally central to Latin styles, in Ethiopian music. However, as Ethiopian songs traditionally focused on vocals his greatest contribution to the music of his country was introducing a new focus on instrumentation.Mulatu Astatke - Mulatu Steps Ahead