Tag Archive: Lui Coimbra

Jun 07 2004

Orquestra Popular de Câmara: Orquestra Popular de Câmara

Immerse Yourself in Great Music!   The year of 1999 for the Brazilian music industry was marked by live albums and career retrospectives. Just about every major star in Brazil released a live album (Chico Buarque, Gal Costa, Djavan, Joanna, Elba Ramalho, etc.). Contrary to that uninspiring trend, which seemed to be just repetitive, Brazilian …

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Feb 04 2004

Lui Coimbra: Ouro e Sol

No Room for Doubt   Sometimes it’s surprising when an instrumentalist releases a solo album. Lui Coimbra is a good example of such a surprise. For decades the Rio born cellist was a remarkably well talented musician, accompanying great singers such as Ney Matogrosso (as part of Aquarela Carioca on Ney’s As Aparências Enganam), Zizi …

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