Tag: Marco André

Jun 04 2006

Marco André: Beat Iú

Beat Iú

Saving the Sounds of the Amazon   Good music touches a sensitive chord, and I have to admit that Marco André’s music does that to me. It all comes together for me: tradition, contemporary accents, fantastic musicianship, originality and not to forget a healthy sense of humour. Not too long ago I was happy to …

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Apr 04 2006

Marco André: Amazônia Groove

Amazônia Groove

Saving the Amazon   Although it’s an important ingredient in Brazilian music, there’s still little attention paid to the music that comes from the Amazon region. Iva Rothe is one of those treasures from Belém Here we have another one: Marco André Siso de Oliveira, or in short, Marco André. Marco was born in Belém …

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