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Dendê & Banda
Back to Bahia
 
Back to Bahia CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Pneu baixo
02 – Liga desliga
03 – Mamiko
04 – Lagazum
05 – Logun edé
06 – Como começou
07 – Vôvô Laura
08 – Sete espadas
09 – Dois caroços
10 – Cubanos postizos
11 – Cafezinho
12 – Esse samba
13 – (Bonus track)

Length: 45:52
All songs written by Dendê

Except tracks 4 and 9 (Dendê & Magary Lord), track 8 (traditional) and track 10 (Vinicius Cantuária)

Musicians
Dendê: lead voice on all tracks; bacurinha & timbal on track 1; surdo virado & timbal on track 2; cowbell, congas, guiro & jamblock on track 3; surdo virado on track 5; caxambu, atabaque, xequêrê, jamblock & agôgô on track 6; timbal, surdo & bacurinha on track 7; facão on track 8; congas, tamborims, bacurinhas, timbais & pandeiro on track 9; bongo, congas, timbales, timbal, cowbell & guiro on track 10; talking drum, xequêrê & cowbell on track 11; alfaias, caixa, agôgô & pandeiro on track 12; all instruments (made from recycled material) on track 13
Bruno Michel: electric guitar on all tracks
Hank Schroy: bass on all tracks
Marcus Gaspar: keyboard on all tracks
Vandinho Carvalho: drums on all tracks
Marivaldo dos Santos: timbal on track 1; timbal & cowbell on track 7
George Negão: três surdos on tracks 1, 2 & 7; surdo on tracks 9 & 12
Kinho Santos: timbal on track 1; sabar, talking drums & djembe on track 11; cuíca on track 12
Ivanzinho: panelas on track 1
Livio Almeida: flute on tracks 1, 4 & 8; sax on tracks 2, 3, 7, 9 & 12
Melvin Gibbs: bass on track 2
Meia Noite: congas on track 2
Gerson Silva: electric guitars on tracks 2 & 6
Adam O'Farrill: trumpet on tracks 2, 7 & 9
Robert Stringer: trombone on tracks 2, 7 & 9
Magary Lord: vocals on tracks 2 & 9
Davi Vieira: zabumba, triangle, recorecoshake & jamblock on track 4
Firmo do Acordeon: accordion on track 4
Luizinho do Gêge: rumpi & effects on track 5
Kainã do Gêge: rum & surdo virado on track 5
Leslie Macêdo: surdo virado on track 5
Bira Reis: effects on track 5
Yasmin Reis: effects on track 5
Silvain Leroux: fula flute on tracks 5 & 11
David Cordeiro: electric guitar on tracks 7, 8 & 11
Johnson do Cavaco: cavaquinho on tracks 9 & 12
Mikael Mutti: keyboards on track 9
Vinicius Cantuária: lead vocals & electric guitar on track 10
Graham Haynes: cornet on track 10
Tony Mola: pau de chuva, tamborims & repique on track 12
Mestre Mario Paim, Patinho Axé & Vinícius Mioca (Ilê Aiyê and Tambores do Mundo) and Anderson do Samba Sousa (Tambor de Corda): três surdos, repique, timbal, background vocals & handclaps on track 8

Background vocals
Track 1: Popó, Paulinha, Magda, Soneca, David Cordeiro, Grace Zinnel & Leslie Macêdo
Track 5: Mãe India do Gêge, Bete Bogum, Dendê & Leslie Macêdo

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Back to Bahia. This is Dendê's composition Como Começou. (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: Mamadêlê Productions

 
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Hamilton de Holanda & André Mehmari
GismontiPascoal
 
GismontiPascoal CD cover.

Tracks
01 – GismontiPascoal
02 – São Jorge
03 – Intocável
04 – Frevo
05 – Sete anéis
06 – Palhaço
07 – Bebê
08 – Memória e fado
09 – Fala da paixão
10 – Chorinho pra eles
11 – Menino Hermeto
12 – Santo Antonio
13 – Lôro
14 – O farol que nos guia
15 – GismontiPascoal – party
16 – Música das nuvens e do chão

Length: 77:58
Tracks 1 and 15 by Hamilton de Holanda & André Mehmari; track 11 by Hamilton de Holanda

Musicians
Hamilton de Holanda: 10-string mandolin
André Mehmari: piano

Special Guests
Egberto Gismonti: guitar on track 9
Hermeto Pascoal: Fender Rhodes piano & percussion on track 16

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from GismontiPascoal. This is Egberto Gismonti's composition Frevo. (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.hamiltondeholanda.com and
www.andremehmari.com.br
Record label: Adventure Music
 
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Benjamim Taubkin & Adriano Adewale
The Vortex Sessions
 
The Vortex Sessions CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Blue in green in yellow
02 – Samba
03 – Landscapes – Impressions of Ireland
04 – Berimbau

Length: 36:47
All songs written by Benjamim Taubkin & Adriano Adewale

Except track 3 (Benjamim Taubkin)

Musicians
Benjamim Taubkin: piano
Adriano Adewale: percussion

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from The Vortex Sessions. This is Berimbau composed by Benjamim Taubkin and Adriano Adewale. (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.benjamimtaubkin.com and
www.myspace.com/adrianoadewale
Record label: Adventure Music

 


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