Tag: Marianna Leporace

Dec 20 2012

Marianna Leporace: Interior


A Solid Release     When I heard that Marianna Leporace was working on a new project last year, I got curious about it. My expectations began to grow as I went back to her previous releases and re-listened to gems such as her solo debutSão Bonitas as Canções (2000), A Canção, a Voz e o Violão (2004) and Marianna Leporace …

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Jul 05 2005

Marianna Leporace & Sheila Zagury: São Bonitas as Canções

São Bonitas as Canções

Chico Buarque & Edu Lobo’s Beautiful Songs   The first time I heard Chico Buarque and Edu Lobo’s soundtrack O Grande Circo Místico I liked it a lot, but I could not really put into words what it was that attracted me so much to those songs. Naturally, besides being Chico and Edu’s music, the …

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Jul 05 2005

Marianna Leporace & Willians Pereira: A Canção, a Voz e o Violão

A Canção, a Voz e o Violão

Voice and Guitar   Ana Caram, Aparecida Silvino, Bebel Gilberto, Carol Saboya, Clarisse Grova, Elis Regina, Fátima Guedes, Gal Costa, Idilva Germano, Joyce, Leila Pinheiro, Maria Bethânia, Nana Caymmi, Rosa Passos, Simone, Simone Guimarães, Suely Costa, Zélia Duncan — unquestionable voices that represent Brazil’s diverse musical strength in female performers. Chico Pinheiro, Dilermando Reis, Garoto, …

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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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