Harpa Brasileira (Cristina Braga)

Artist: 

Cristina Braga, harp
Ricardo Medeiros, bass guitar
Marcos Zama, percussion
Joca Moraes, drums
Mestre Paulao, percussion

Cover: 

Harpa Brasileira cover

Back cover:

Back cover

Date Recorded: 
2005
Label: 
Kuarup

From the late, lamented, Kuarup label in Brazil, this album may be hard to find.  Customers from the U.S. can download the album from the Amazon MP3 store.

The disc includes two Villa-Lobos tracks: the Song of the Black Swan, and the Trenzinho do Caipira movement from Bachianas Brasileiras #2, plus songs by Bonfa, Jobim, Gismonti, Chiquinha Gonzaga, Luis Gonzaga, Mariano, Edu Lobo, and Chico Buarque.

01 Manhã de Carnaval (Luiz Bonfá)
02 Insensatez (Tom Jobim/ Vinicius de Moraes)
03 Derradeira Primavera (Tom Jobim/ Vinicius de Moraes)
04 Baião Malandro (Egberto Gismonti)
05 Trenzinho do Caipira (Heitor Villa-Lobos)
06 Assum Preto (Luiz Gonzaga/ Humberto Teixeira)
07 Corcovado (Tom Jobim)
08 O Gaúcho (Chiquinha Gonzaga)
09 Maria Rita (Cesar Camargo Mariano)
10 Canto do Cisne Negro (Heitor Villa-Lobos)
11 Beatriz (Edu Lobo/ Chico Buarque)  

Category: 
Bachianas Brasileiras
Chamber Music
Buy Online: 

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