Music

    Brazil’s Mysterious Traveler

    Pianist and composer Weber Iago, an important albeit insufficiently recognized figure, is somewhat of ...

    Tonight by Horta and Lellis

    Toninho Horta and Tom Lellis: Brazilian Setting for Standards

    Vocalist and composer/pianist Tom Lellis has the uncluttered musical thinking and timing of a ...

    Jeanrenaud's Strange Toys

    Brazil’s Neighbor Blurs Boundaries

    When American cellist-composer Joan Jeanrenaud left the Kronos String Quartet in 1999 after two ...

    Brazilian Capoeira

    Artists, Musicians and Chefs Give Washington DC a Monthful of Brazil

    Brazil Moves, a month long celebration of Brazilian life, arts, food and culture is ...

    Contínua Amizade

    Mehmari & Holanda: Brazilian Duo’s Seismic Utterance

    André Mehmari has a special gift of touch, coaxing from the piano both an ...

    Jovino Santos Neto's Alma do Nordeste

    Brazilian Jovino Santos Neto’s Northeastern Adventure

    In his latest foray as a leader for Adventure Music, the multi-talented Jovino Santos ...

    Brazilian pianist Eliane Elias

    Brazilian Eliane Elias Recalls the Aura of Bill Evans

    Comprehensive study of the classical piano repertoire, a strong attraction to the theories behind ...

    Danilo Brito's Perambulando

    Bandolim’s Wandering Bodhisattva Danilo Brito Arrives from Brazil

    Musicians' technical skills have been on a rising curve for decades, and clearly a ...

    Wainapel CD

    Brazil Sound: Peripatetic Wind-player Wainapel Hands in a Potent Instrumental Mix

    Harvey Wainapel straddles the worlds of both jazz and Brazilian music with commanding authority, ...

    Moro no Brasil by Mika Kaurismaki

    Brazilian Sound, Well Beyond Bossa Nova

    Brazil is a country rich in music, and there are various different rhythms that ...