Tag Archive: Toninho Ferragutti

Feb 04 2014

Barbosa Trio: Alegria | Szczescie

Crossing Borders   Back in 2008 a new CD ended up in my hands. It was Paula Mirhan & Wagner Barbosa’s Amanhecer. The 11 original songs in that album covered Sambas, Bossa Nova and Baião. It was a promising release by a new duo. Fast forward to 2013 and welcome the Barbosa Trio. Paula’s smooth vocals …

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Jan 16 2010

Wolf Borges: Circo dos Sonhos

Stellar and Well-Deserved Support   Having a long list of special guests in any particular album is a good way to attract attention to a new release. When that guest list is backed up by a solid repertoire that includes blues, boleros and even some great rock ballads, the result is fascinating. That is the …

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Jun 07 2004

Orquestra Popular de Câmara: Orquestra Popular de Câmara

Immerse Yourself in Great Music!   The year of 1999 for the Brazilian music industry was marked by live albums and career retrospectives. Just about every major star in Brazil released a live album (Chico Buarque, Gal Costa, Djavan, Joanna, Elba Ramalho, etc.). Contrary to that uninspiring trend, which seemed to be just repetitive, Brazilian …

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