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Luciano Antonio
Vida de Artista (An Artist's Life)
 
Vida de Artista CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Pé na estrada – Vida de artista (On the road – An artist's life)
02 – Aos filhos do Brasil (To the Sons of Brasil)
03 – Abandono (Abandoned)
04 – Your samba
05 – Pra que? (Why?)
06 – Nativo (Native)
07 – Madrugada (Dawn)
08 – Ninho (Nest)
09 – Canção da meia noite (Midnight song)
10 – Só Você (Only you)

Length: 49:28
All compositions, lyrics and arrangements by Luciano Antonio.

Musicians
Luciano Antonio: vocals, guitars, bass, percussion
Luiz Moreira: drums on tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 & 8
Felipe Fraga: percussion on tracks 2, 6, 7 & 10
Heitor Garcia: percussion on tracks 1 & 2
Geraldo de Oliveira: percussion on track 10
Krzysztof Pabian: bass on tracks 2 & 5
Eric Sittner: bass on track 3
Andre Azoubel: bass on track 8
Rob Block: guitar on tracks 3 & 7
Julio Caliman: guitar on track 4
Jim Barbick: sax on tracks 1 & 6
Jon Irabagon: sax on tracks 2 & 4
Marques Carroll: trumpet on tracks 1 & 6
Raphael Crawford: trombone on tracks 1 & 6
John Goldman: flute on track 1

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Vida de Artista. This is Nativo (Native). (If you don't see the blue Click here to listen button below, make sure your browser's security preferences are set to allow plug-ins and that you have Apple's free QuickTime plug-in. Some browsers still won't display the button. In that case, click in the center of the box to reveal the player.)


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Website: www.lucianoantonio.com

 
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Fabiana Passoni
Naturalmente Brasil
 
Naturalmente Brasil.

Tracks
01 – Esse João
02 – Maria das fofocas
03 – Natural
04 – Não
05 – Baby I'll be back
06 – Baiamor
07 – Ó vida ó céus
08 – Quem sou eu
09 – Te amo sem querer
10 – Terça-feira
11 – Última chance
12 – Torradeiro
13 – Vou virar hippie

Length: 49:28
All compositions by Fabiana Passoni alone, or with one or more of the following songwriting partners: Hector Contreras, Dirk Freymuth, Lico Candeias, Paulinho Pereira.
Except Baby I'll be back (Lazzo Matumbi)

Musicians
Octavio Bailly: acoustic bass
Tommy Barbarella: keyboards, Hammond & Hammond B3 organs
Bill Brendle: accordion
Adam del Monte: flamenco guitar
Jimi Englund: drums, chocalho, triangle
Andrea Ferraz: vocals
Katie Hampton: vocals
Kristin Mooney: vocals
Dirk Freymuth: nylon-string & electric guitars, electric sitar, keyboards
Wayne Jones: keyboards, piano, Fender Rhodes
Kleber Jorge: nylon-string & electric guitars, cavaquinho, vocals
Meia Noite: percussion
Mike Shapiro: drums, percussion
Paulinho Pereira: double bass
Enrique Toussaint: double bass
Hornheads: horns
Michael B. Nelson: trombone, horn arrangements
Steve Strand: trumpet, flugelhorn
Dave Jensen: trumpet
Kenni Holmen: tenor saxophone, flute
Kathy Jensen: baritone saxophone

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Naturalmente Brasil. This is Natural, composed by Hector Contreras, Fabiana Passoni and Dirk Freymuth. (If you don't see the blue Click here to listen button below, make sure your browser's security preferences are set to allow plug-ins and that you have Apple's free QuickTime plug-in. Some browsers still won't display the button. In that case, click in the center of the box to reveal the player.)


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Websites: www.naturalmentebrasil.com
and www.fabianapassoni.com

 
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André Vasconcellos
2
 
2.

Tracks
01 – Signals of rain
02 – Rome
03 – Balance of relations
04 – The old city ballad
05 – Bullfight
06 – Puerto Madero
07 – The trip of the elephant
08 – Spiral

Length: 57:53
All compositions by André Vasconcellos
Except Spiral (Ricardo Vasconcellos)

Musicians
André Vasconcellos: bass
Allen Pontes: drums
Josué Lopez: tenor sax
Marco Vasconcellos: guitar on tracks 1, 2, 3, 5 & 7
David Feldman: piano on tracks 1, 2, 3, 5 & 8
Renato Fonseca: piano on tracks 4 & 6

Special Guest
Torcuato Mariano: guitar on tracks 4 & 6

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from 2. Composed by André Vasconcellos, this is The Old City Ballad, in Portuguese Balada da Cidade Velha. (If you don't see the blue Click here to listen button below, make sure your browser's security preferences are set to allow plug-ins and that you have Apple's free QuickTime plug-in. Some browsers still won't display the button. In that case, click in the center of the box to reveal the player.)


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Website: www.myspace.com/andrevasconcellos
Record label: Adventure Music

 


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