Tag: Piano Masters Series

Jul 10 2013

Jovino Santos Neto: Piano Masters Series, Vol. 4

Piano Masters Series Vol. 4

Intimately Refreshing   Continuing its Piano Masters Series, Adventure Music has now released the fourth installment in the series. This time, the Fazioli piano is played by none other than Jovino Santos Neto. Readers of MB have seen a few of Jovino’s albums featured here. I first wrote about Jovino’s music 10 years ago, when …

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Nov 08 2012

Weber Iago: Piano Masters Series, Vol. 3

Piano Masters

An Impressive Recital     After Benjamim Taubkin (in 2010) and Philippe Baden Powell (also this year), Adventure Music invited pianist/composer Weber Iago for the third release in the series Piano Masters. Again an interesting choice since the pianist built up a solid reputation as an improviser. He recorded the album live in the studio with four tracks that were improvised on the spot. …

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Apr 06 2012

Philippe Baden Powell: Piano Masters Series, Vol. 2

   Honoring the Masters Nearly two years ago, Adventure Music started a new series called Piano Masters. The idea behind it was to showcase the “intimate experience of solo piano music between artist and audience.” In the vision of Jim Luce and Richard Zirinsky, Jr., the Adventure Music Piano Masters Series featured world-renowned pianist performing …

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Aug 14 2010

Benjamim Taubkin: Piano Masters Series Vol. 1

  The Art of a Master   Although Benjamim Taubkin has only released a couple of solo albums, his name is a constant presence in some of the finest Brazilian releases and performances. He has toured with Mônica Salmaso and performed in Mario Adnet’s Jobim Sinfônico. He is also a member of the extraordinary Orquestra …

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