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O Melhor De Rosa Passos

CD (Item 515042) Universal/Velas (Brazil), 1997 — Condition: Used
$24.99 ...

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Originally: 29.99
A beautiful little set of modern Brazilian vocal jazz tracks, pulled from the rich recording history of one of Brazil's better recent voices. Rosa's got a style that reminds us of Elis Regina's classic work, especially that from the late 60s with Roberto Menescal – but the overall sound of the recordings is a bit more modern, not in instrumentation (which is spare, simple, and great!), but in recording quality, which is a bit more sophisticated than some of the older Phillips sessions. Rosa's voice is lovely throughout, and the tracks all have a pretty lively feel. Titles include "Curare", "Juras", "Valera A Pena", "Aquas De Marco", "Zanga Zangada", and "Chovendo Na Roseira".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Out of print.)

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