Tag Archive: Rick Udler

Apr 11 2007

Rick Udler: Papaya

A Taste of the Tropics   Rick Udler’s first album was released in 1996 and was a collaboration with singer Maria Alvim. Rhythm & Romance (MAL 71001) received praises from jazz critics all over. Mark Holston called it “an album of extraordinary sonic pleasures.” In 1999, Rick produced Paulinho Nogueira’s Reflexões (Malandro Records MAL 73001). …

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Apr 11 2007

Rick Udler & Maria Alvim: Rhythm & Romance

Swing & Substance   Born in Santiago, Chile (1963), Rick Udler grew up in the United States initially. In 1974 his family moved in São Paulo. It was at that time that Rick started on guitar. A few other moves in the early 1980’s took Rick to places such as Los Angeles, New Orleans and …

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Apr 11 2007

Rick Udler

Rick Udler

Chilean-born acoustic guitarist Rick Udler makes his residence in Brazil since the 1980′s. He blends the best of Brazilian genres — samba, bossa nova, choro — in his original compositions. Official web site: Rick Udler   Rhythm & Romance (1996) Papaya (2006)