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Harry Allen's All-Star Brazilian Band
Flying Over Rio
 
Flying Over Rio CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Double rainbow
02 – A ship without a sail
03 – The night has a thousand eyes
04 – Bonita
05 – Girl from Ipanema
06 – Bate papo
07 – Copacabana
08 – Tristeza de nos dois
09 – Eu e a brisa
10 – Mojave
11 – Flying over Rio
12 – Serra de estrella
13 – Lamento no morro
14 – Piano na Mangueira
15 – Love dance

Length: 77:12
Track 12 composed by Harry Allen. Track 6 by Klaus Mueller; track 7 by Nilson Matta; and track 11 by Duduka Da Fonseca.

Musicians
Harry Allen: tenor saxophone
Klaus Mueller: piano
Guilherme Monteiro: guitar
Nilson Matta: bass
Duduka Da Fonseca: drums
Maucha Adnet: vocals on tracks 1, 4, 9, 13 & 14

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Flying Over Rio. This is the title track, written by Duduka Da Fonseca. (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.harryallenjazz.com
Record label: Arbors Records
 
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Laura Dreyer
Vida. Arte. Amor.
 
Vida. Arte. Amor. CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Caminhos novos
02 – Beauty & the beast
03 – Ping pong
04 – Valeu a pena o prazer
(Portuguese version of track 7)
05 – Beijo do sol (Rio version)
06 – Spring St.
07 – Vale la pena el placer
08 – O outro lado do seu amor
09 – Perdendo você
10 – A sombra se foi
11 – Until daybreak
12 – Arcade
13 – A dança dos cachorros
14 – Perdiéndote

Length: 78:29
All songs composed by Laura Dreyer except tracks 2, 4 & 7. All arrangements by Laura Dreyer.

Musicians
Laura Dreyer: alto & soprano saxophones, flute and alto flute
Itamar Assiere: piano
Davy Mooney: guitar on tracks 6, 10 & 12
Bernardo Bosisio: guitar on tracks 2, 4 & 7
Jefferson Lescowich: bass
Marcio Amaro: drums
Mila Schiavo: percussion
Aldivas Ayres: trombone
Débora Watts: vocals on tracks 4, 9 & 13
Karen Rodríguez: vocals on tracks 7 & 14
Teri Koide: vocals on track 11

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Vida. Arte. Amor. This is Laura Dreyer's composition, Caminhos novos. (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.lauradreyer.com
Record label: Mayimba Jazz
 
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Gabriel Espinosa & Hendrik Meurkens
Samba Little Samba
 
Samba Little Samba CD cover.

Tracks
01 – Samba little samba
02 – A song for Ray
03 – A night in Jakarta
04 – Besame mucho
05 – Choro da neve
06 – Fe
07 – Give me five
08 – Ocean lights
09 – Encuentro Maya
10 – Euro 12

Length: 56:37
Tracks 2, 6, 9 & 10 composed by Gabriel Espinosa. Tracks 1, 3, 5 & 8 composed by Hendrik Meurkens. Track 7 composed by Misha Tsiganov.

Musicians
Gabriel Espinosa: bass & vocals
Hendrik Meurkens: harmonica & vibes
Anat Cohen: clarinet on tracks 2 & 5; tenor sax on tracks 3 & 7
Alison Wedding: vocals on all tracks except 4 & 5
Tierney Sutton: vocals on track 4
Misha Tsiganov: piano & Fender Rhodes piano
Antonio Sanchez: drums on tracks 2, 4, 6, 8 & 10
Adriano Santos: drums on tracks 1, 3, 5, 7 & 9; percussion
Serge Merlaud: guitar on track 4

Sample Track
Here's a sample track from Samba Little Samba. This is Gabriel Espinosa's composition, Encuentro Maya. (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.gabrielespinosamusic.com and www.hendrikmeurkens.com
Record label: ZOHO Music
 


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