Jazz Latinas

Various Artists - Jazz Latinas
Various Artists - Jazz Latinas
Item# JD290

Product Description

Featuring Rosa Passos, Badi Assad, Ana Caram, Marta Gómez, Leny Andrade, Graciela, Xiomara and Lucrecia. An elite musical anthology comprised of dazzling highlights from Chesky's renowned Latin vocal recordings. With the splendid quality of this recording, the listener is presented with great clarity and insight into the magnificent heritage and traditions of these wonderful voices. What the critics say about... Badi Assad "Rhythms is technically stupefying and drop-dead beautiful." - Guitar Player "A musician quite literally redefining the range and the extent of what a solo performer can do." - Los Angeles Times Leny Andrade "... she possesses a lusty, free-flowing passion that packs every phrase with an earthy sensuality." - The New York Times Marta Gomez "This album is the essence of Latin cool. . .Gomez has delightfully musical voice that suggests the feel of a breezy summer day." - Billboard Graciela ". . . very sabrosa, or swingingly tasty. . . simply breathtaking." - All About Jazz.com ". . . excruciatingly beautiful" - Jazziz Ana Caram "Miss Caram's voice is light and sensual. . ." - All About Jazz "A sparkling Brazilian singer and guitarist." - Downbeat Xiomara Laugart ". .. a Cuban drawing comparisons to a young Celia Cruz." - L.A. Daily News Rosa Passos "Rosa Passos, a guitarist and singer from Brazil, is one of the best current practitioners of bossa nova. . . " - The New York Times "Passos' airy voice contains strength and precision and exceptional range of expression" - Jazz Times Lucrecia ". . . the most polished of the new singers, with a silky, jazz-influenced style and a fashionable look" - L.A. Times

Track Listings

  1. La Finca
  2. Rhythms
  3. Si Tu Supieras
  4. Sorriu Para Mim
  5. Dindi
  6. Blue Bossa
  7. Como Fue
  8. Garota De Ipanema
  9. Manha De Carnaval
  10. El Hermigueo
  11. Contigo En La Distancia
  12. Summer Samba (Samba de Verao)
  13. A Primeira Vista
  14. A Mi Que/El Manisero (The Peanut Vendor)