Out on the town with Gallotti
The king of the rodas
shows off his samba.
25 November 2002
Clara Sandroni & Marcos Sacramentos
take on the classic suite.
17 November 2002
A national treasure called Hermínio
Hermínio Bello de Carvalho hands Brazil
two more golden roses.
8 November 2002
The silent partner revealed
Newton Mendonça was much more
than Tom Jobims alter ego.
28 October 2002
Serenade for a dead president
Memorial commemorates JKs centenary in song.
12 October 2002
The pleasure of hearing him again
João Gilberto sings the same songs, differently.
6 October 2002
Etel Frota writes, speaks,
and sings of love and pain.
27 September 2002
To Africa via Minas Gerais
Sérgio Santos steps up the rhythm with Áfrico.
18 September 2002
Cláudio Jorges Coisa de Chefe
is in line for a Latin Grammy.
25 July 2002
Tem gringo no samba
Non-Brazilians make Brazilian music
too, and its not all bossa nova.
3 July 2002
Stone Flower revisited
A rock critics Jobinian reverie,
and my own.
27 June 2002
Léo Ortiz, the Grappelli of samba
In Exatamente Assim,
the violin takes center stage.
26 June 2002
Maoganis second CD is a study in elegance.
14 June 2002
Mazzaropi and the Garfunkels
In Com Pacto Duplo, Jean and Paulo
Garfunkel sing a hymn to nostalgia.
6 June 2002
Sizão Machado launches a disc
of his own after all these years.
29 May 2002
Expatriates, Pt. 4
Luciana Souza captivates in Brazilian Duos.
23 May 2002
Francis Himes Sinfonia do Rio de Janeiro
de São Sebastião DVD celebrates the
Cidade Maravilhosa in grand style.
15 May 2002
Expatriates, Pt. 3
Celia Malheiros evokes the spirits of tradition
in a thoroughly modern creation.
9 May 2002
Marco Boscos radical yet respectful
transformation of Jackson do Pandeiro.
3 May 2002
The singer delights again
with songs off the beaten track,
30 April 2002
Leo Peracchi, then and now
A remarkable disc is reprised
in a new mantle.
24 April 2002
The 1920s never had it so good
Lira Carioca launches two delectable
discs, but theyll disappear quickly.
20 April 2002
Suely Mesquitas Sexo Puro
is a triumph of creativity.
11 April 2002
Choro, Italian style
Gabriele Mirabassi plays
Pixinguinha and Sérgio Assad.
9 March 2002
Expatriates, Pt. 2
From Japan, Vasco Debritto evokes
nostalgic images of an ideal Brazil.
4 March 2002
Expatriates, Pt. 1
Some of the most exciting Brazilian popular
music is being made outside Brazil.
[on Claudia Villela & Ricardo Peixotos Inverse Universe]
21 February 2002
Dois no Choros Juntos
Flutist Julie Koidin and
guitarist/vocalist Paulinho Garcia
strike again with a lovely new disc.
13 February 2002
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