Tag: Carlos Malta

Jan 05 2016

Coletivo Samba Noir: Samba Noir

Coletivo Samba Noir

The Dark Side of the Samba It was between the two world wars that the cinema noir started to develop. Although a minimalistic film technique was used, the main characteristics of the movies were to be found in its sentiments. Melancholy, sadness, disappointment, pessimism,… And there’s the link with samba! There, too, lyrics often tell …

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Jul 24 2015

Hamilton de Holanda: World of Pixinguinha

World of Pixinguinha

Perfect again! Mandolin player Hamilton de Holanda never sleeps. If he’s not on tour somewhere in the world, then he can be found in a recording studio. For this album, Hamilton combined the two: he recorded the album in studios at various places all over the world. In each place he invited a very special …

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Jun 05 2013

Celia Malheiros, Carlos Malta, Thomas Clausen: After the Carnaval

After the Carnaval

In Excellent Company — Again!   While touring in Europe in 2006, Celia Malheiros met Danish pianist Thomas Clausen. A musical affinity was born and with it, the desire to do an album together. It did not take very long to gather the results of that encounter with After the Carnaval. Celia is definitely on the …

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May 11 2004

Carlos Malta: Entrevista

Carlos Malta

Carlos Malta fala sobre O Escultor do Vento   Há algum tempo atrás, em uma das apresentações que Carlos Malta fez em Nova Orleans, eu tive o prazer de acompanhá-lo a ensaios, oficinas, programas de rádio e shows na ativa vida noturna daquela cidade. Uma noite nos sentamos num barzinho do movimentado French Quarter e, tomando …

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May 11 2004

Carlos Malta: Jeitinho Brasileiro

Jeitinho Brasileiro

All the Right Ingredients…   Malandro Records has done it again. Carlos Malta’s Jeitinho Brasileiro has all the right ingredients to please jazz and pop fans alike. Malta is known to many as “the man of 7 instruments.” When you hear Jeitinho Brasileiro, you will understand how true that statement is. Malta is a wizard …

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