Tag: Hendrik Meurkens

Feb 10 2015

Carol Saboya, Antonio Adolfo, Hendrik Meurkens: Copa Village

Copa Village

When Stars Align… …The results are nothing short of amazing, as Copa Village shows. Copa Village was produced and arranged by Antonio Adolfo (piano) and brings back Carol Saboya‘s tranquil and heart-warming vocals along with the exhilarating addition of Hendrik Meurkens‘ jazzy harmonica and vibraphone to this fine album. The other members of the ensemble are familiar names in …

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Mar 27 2014

Joe Carter and The Brazilian Jazz All Stars

Joe Carter

Tonight (March 27, 2014) Joe Carter and The Brazilian Jazz All Stars will celebrate the music of Tom Jobim with a concert that will be broadcast live on the internet. If you cannot watch the concert live, no worries. It will be archived so that you can enjoy it later at your own pace. The Brazilian …

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Jun 25 2008

Hendrik Meurkens: Sambatropolis


The Force of Samba   Close to his 2007 release, New York Samba Jazz Quintet, Hendrik Meurkens wasted no time with this energetic follow-up, his 17th solo album. As the CD name implies, you can be sure you will find here enough sambas to keep you going. At the same time, Hendrik does not neglect …

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Feb 25 2007

Hendrik Meurkens: New York Samba Jazz Quintet

New York Samba Jazz Quintet

Classy Jazz Samba   German-born Hendrik Meurkens has had an on-going relationship with Brazilian music for a long time. Though based in New York, Meurkens has also lived in Brazil in the early 1980’s. In his very first album, Samba Importado (1990), among the several Brazilian giants lending a hand were Roberto Menescal (acoustic guitar), …

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