Egídio Leitão

Author's details

Name: Egídio Leitão
Date registered: September 10, 2013
URL: http://musicabrasileira.org/

Latest posts

  1. André Siqueira: Catamarã — March 26, 2017
  2. Marcos Nimrichter: Trio$ — March 16, 2017
  3. Conrado Paulino & Rosa Passos: Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar — February 14, 2017
  4. Ricardo Silveira: Jeri — February 3, 2017
  5. Fernanda Cunha: Jobim 90 — January 24, 2017

Author's posts listings

Jan 09 2017

David Feldman: Horizonte

Rich Horizon Carioca pianist, producer and composer David Feldman (Rio de Janeiro, 1978) was born in an instrumentalist family. At the early age of four, he began his formal musical education, and in 2002, he graduated from the New School Jazz and Contemporary Music Program in New York. He also studied with Luiz Eça. He has …

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Jan 04 2017

Danilo Brito: Danilo Brito

Choro Heir One of the most authentic forms of Brazilian music, choro has been honored at home and abroad. Many names have carried the choro tradition through the ages. Traditionally performed on mandolin, choro requires two essential elements: soul and dexterity.  Waldir Azevedo, Jacob do Bandolim, Joel do Nascimento and more recently Hamilton de Holanda …

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Nov 30 2016

Hans Vroomans: Saudade do Brasil

Stunning! Recently I was watching Nelson Faria‘s Um Café Lá em Casa featuring Dutch pianist Hans Vroomans. As a bonus after the show, Nelson released a special video recording of Hans Vroomans playing Antonio Carlos Jobim‘s “Saudade do Brasil.” Although MúsicaBrasileira.org has never reviewed a single YouTube video, this particular rendition deserves your viewing most definitely. So, …

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Nov 18 2016

Dan Costa: Suíte Três Rios

Endless Sea of Excellence! Brazilian music has really solidified its presence in the world music scene. Countless artists across the globe have performed and recorded classics from the Brazilian songbook. Each year new names surface with noteworthy albums. Dan Costa (London, UK – 1989) is yet another newcomer who creates Brazilian music and extends our …

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Oct 28 2016

Carlos Walter: Calendário do (A)Feto

A Labor of Love The anticipation of a first child can create anxiety for a lot of parents. There are so many issues to be addressed and taken care of during those months leading up to child birth. For Minas Gerais guitarist and composer Carlos Walter (Uberaba, Minas Gerais, 1979), however, the anticipation of his first …

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