Tag Archive: Luiz Avellar

Oct 15 2012

Adventure Music: 10 Years

Ten Shining Years It is hard to imagine how fast time has flown. I was totally off guard when I realized that Adventure Music is celebrating ten years of great music. Some record labels make a name by focusing on one particular genre. For example, who can forget Windham Hill and the music genre it helped create? More particular …

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Feb 04 2005

Luiz Avellar, Nico Assumpção, Kiko Freitas: Tocando Victor Assis Brasil

Remembering…   This is an album that serves the memory of two outstanding musicians who passed away much too soon. The first is Victor Assis Brasil, the legendary young Brazilian saxophonist.  Born in 1945 and brother of classical pianist João Carlos Assis Brasil, he conquered the world in Brazil, Europe and the USA with his …

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Sep 08 2004

Ricardo Silveira & Luiz Avellar: Live

Milton Nascimento Revisited on Piano and Acoustic Guitar   Right on the heels of receiving a Latin Grammy nomination for his Noite Clara 2003 release (Adventure Music AM 1003 2), Ricardo Silveira is releasing a live recording with Luiz Avellar (piano) and special guest Robertinho Silva (percussion). With over an hour of glorious music written …

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