Tag: Francis Hime

Mar 23 2004

Francis Hime: Brasil Lua Cheia

Brasil Lua Cheia

Superb Musicianship!   Not many artists are able to pull together such a diverse repertoire as Francis Hime does in Brasil Lua Cheia and have a great album. It should not come as a surprise to those who know Hime’s work, though. He is the celebrated composer of Brazilian classics such as “Trocando em Miúdos,” …

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Mar 16 2004

Various Artists: comPasso Samba & Choro

1º comPasso Samba & Choro

Good Samba & Choro Samplers   One of the most frequent questions I hear when people are trying to buy their first Brazilian CD is what album I would recommend for someone not yet very familiar with Brazilian music. Choosing one album to best represent the wide range of Brazilian musical styles is a difficult …

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