Tag: Zé Renato

Sep 11 2013

Edu Leal: Vida Nova

Vida Nova

With a Little Help from His Friends…   São Paulo native acoustic guitarist, composer and arranger Edu Leal released his first solo album in 2011. Vida Nova bridged Edu Leal’s instrumental music experience with new songs. Writing, arranging and producing all 13 songs in the album with a few lyricists proved no small feat for …

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Apr 08 2009

Mario Adnet: Samba Meets Boogie Woogie

Samba Meets Boogie Woogie

A Tribute to the Music of the 1940s & 1950s   Some things are definitely worth waiting for. Samba Meets Boogie Woogie was recorded in May and June 2006, but post-production took nearly two years. Finally, the album was released in October 2008. All my expectations were fulfilled. Repertoire research was given to Alfredo Del-Penho, who …

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Oct 16 2005

Thiago Espírito Santo: Thiago

Music Is in His Family   Coming from a musical family — his father is Arismar do Espírito Santo and his mother is Silvia Góes — Thiago Espírito Santo has music in his veins. Besides his work with mom and dad, Thiago also worked with Hermeto Pascoal, Toninho Horta, Hélio Delmiro, Filó Machado, Chico Pinheiro …

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Jan 17 2003

Wagner Tiso & Zé Renato: Memorial


An Inspired Album!   Some remember Juscelino Kubitschek (president of Brazil between 1956 and 1960) because of his ambitious intentions to transform Brazil into one of the world’s leading industrial countries. For others his name (along with Oscar Niemeyer, Lucio Costa and Burle Marx) is forever connected to Brazil’s capital Brasília. There are people who …

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