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All Music Guide - Chris Nickson
The second album from these Brazilian veterans finds them using the piano/bass/drums format to great effect, with a light touch throughout even the drum solo on "LVM/Direto Ao Assunto" is subtle. Pianist Helio Alves brings melody as assurance to a range of material, although Jobim accounts for three of the ten tracks here, letting everything glide with the smoothness of a Copacabana wave, while the others push and prod just enough to add meat underneath. "Luiza" is a standout, limpid and beautiful, the emotion coming through in every note. But this is an album that covers the spectrum of moods, from sadness to sparkling sunlight, as with the title cut, and the ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Chris Nickson
The second album from these Brazilian veterans finds them using the piano/bass/drums format to great effect, with a light touch throughout even the drum solo on "LVM/Direto Ao Assunto" is subtle. Pianist Helio Alves brings melody as assurance to a range of material, although Jobim accounts for three of the ten tracks here, letting everything glide with the smoothness of a Copacabana wave, while the others push and prod just enough to add meat underneath. "Luiza" is a standout, limpid and beautiful, the emotion coming through in every note. But this is an album that covers the spectrum of moods, from sadness to sparkling sunlight, as with the title cut, and the compositions from bandmembers stand tall next to those from more established figures. It's a highlight of Brazilian jazz.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/12/2012
  • Label: Motema Music
  • UPC: 181212000931
  • Catalog Number: 93
  • Sales rank: 121,367

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Constelação (6:20)
  2. 2 Bebe (5:47)
  3. 3 Embalo (3:59)
  4. 4 O Cantador (4:38)
  5. 5 Quebra Pedra (4:24)
  6. 6 LVM/Direto Ao Assunto (6:25)
  7. 7 Luiza (5:33)
  8. 8 O Bôto (5:13)
  9. 9 Isabella (4:12)
  10. 10 Bolivia (5:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Brazilian Trio Primary Artist
Duduka Da Fonseca Drums, Group Member
Nilson Matta Bass, Group Member
Helio Alves Piano, Group Member
Technical Credits
Dori Caymmi Composer
Cedar Walton Composer
Alfredo Cardim Composer
Duduka Da Fonseca Composer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
Nilson Matta Composer
Nelson Motta Composer
Katsuhiko Naito Mastering
Dee Dee McNeil Composer
Rebecca Meek Graphic Design
Michael Brorby Engineer
Helio Alves Composer
Tenorio Jr. Composer
Jararaca Composer
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