Tag: Celia Malheiros

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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Feb 04 2007

Celia Malheiros: Cenário Brasileiro

Cenário Brasileiro

Brazilian Landscape   A few years ago, I had the pleasure of listening to Celia Malheiros’s first album, Sempre Crescendo. Among the various things that impressed me in her debut I must point out that the quality of the compositions got my attention, particularly the lyrics. So, needless to say that when I heard about Celia’s …

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Jun 05 2003

Celia Malheiros

Celia Malheiros

Born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Celia Malheiros is a prolific composer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and impressive singer. Her music covers a wide range of Brazilian music genres including samba, bossa nova, choro, baião, frevo and indigenous music just to name a few. She draws her musical inspiration from the rich Brazilian culture as well as her idol …

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Jun 04 2003

Celia Malheiros: Sempre Crescendo

Sempre Crescendo

Poetry and Music   If you know anything at all about Brazilian music, the first thing that will get your attention in looking at Celia Malheiros’s debut album, Sempre Crescendo, is the name of Hermeto Pascoal on the cover. That name alone is the type of endorsement many artists hope to have when they are already …

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