Scott Feiner

    Rio-based Pandeiro Jazz Pioneer Scott Feiner Goes the Crowdfunding Way

    Rio de Janeiro-based Scott Feiner, like many independent artists of late, is reaching out ...

    Brazilian Helio Alves

    Helio Alves: The Wizard of the Brazilian Keys

    Helio Alves is not the kind of pianist that you can pigeonhole into any ...

    Monica da Silva

    Meet Monica da Silva: A New Voice in Bicultural Brazilian-American Music

    Among the new voices in Brazilian music to emerge in recent years, Florida-based Monica ...

    Hendrik Meurkens

    Hendrik Meurkens: The Brazilian Sounds of a Carioca from Germany

    Harmonica player, vibraphonist and composer Hendrik Meurkens may have been born in Germany, but ...

    Nilton Matta

    Brazil’s Nilson Matta: The Master of Lower Tones

    After having interviewed Romero Lubambo and Duduka Da Fonseca in this series, it was ...

    Dois mundos by Scott Feiner

    A US Jazz Cat Finds New Life and Career by the Beach, in Rio, Brazil

    It is not every day that a jazz  musician discovers a new instrument and ...

    Swedish Elin sings Brazilian

    Elin, Swedish Voice & Brazilian Soul

    This versatile multilingual vocalist was born in Sweden, but you would never know it ...

    Especiaria by Flávio Chamis

    Flí¡vio Chamis Takes Us on a Discovery Voyage Through Brazilian Musical Lands

    The mix of classical and popular occurs as a seemingly natural development in the ...

    Jobim Jazz by Mario Adnet

    Brazil’s Cultural Warrior Adnet Reinvents Jobim

    While fine art can definitely arrive in conventional containers, we experience another kind of ...