KOKOROKO – Rhythm Section with Beefeater

Kokoroko (stylised as KOKOROKO) is a London-based eight-piece musical group led by Sheila Maurice-Grey, playing a fusion of Jazz and Afrobeat. In February 2019 they were named "ones to watch" by the Guardian, after their track "Abusey Junction" garnered 23 million views on YouTube. In February 2020 they won Best Group at the Urban Music… Continue lendo KOKOROKO – Rhythm Section with Beefeater

Relaxing Sufi Music | Healing, Perfect for Studying and Concentrating

Ottoman Sufi music with beautiful 'Ney' which is an old Ottoman Turkish style flute known for it's soul relaxing and healing sound. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0_S25A3tqQ This mix is perfect for when relaxing after a long day, becoming one with your thoughts or studying and concentrating. Turn off the lights, light up that candle and feel the serenity.

ESTRADASPHERE – Super Mario medley (live)

Estradasphere @ The Catalyst, Santa Cruz CA, on Nov 19, 1999. Medley of songs from "Super Mario Bros." Live band featuring: Tim Smolens, Timb Harris, Dave Murray, John Whooley, and Jason Schimmel. This performance features rare annoying keyboard parts for this song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5_VdE0-xO4

JEROEN VAN VEEN – Piazzolla: para el Ángel

This recording of piano music marks the Centenary of Astor Piazzolla’s birth in 1921. Included are original piano works by Piazzolla as well as Jeroen van Veen’s own arrangements of the famous sets of tangos, and of course the iconic Adiós Nonino. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8xN-rA_Pxw Composer: Astor PiazzollaArtists: Jeroen van Veen (piano) ‘I play with violence,’ Astor… Continue lendo JEROEN VAN VEEN – Piazzolla: para el Ángel

HERMETO PASCOAL – Ilzinha | Instrumental Sesc Brasil

Criado em Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, o pequeno Hermeto fazia um pífano com um cano de mamona de "gerimum" e ficava tocando para os passarinhos. De sete para oito anos resolveu experimentar o 8 baixos de seu pai e não parou mais. Em 1958, mudou-se para o Rio e, em 61, para São Paulo. Criou… Continue lendo HERMETO PASCOAL – Ilzinha | Instrumental Sesc Brasil

HERALDO DO MONTE – Self-Titled album (1980)

Heraldo do Monte (born 1 May 1935 in Recife, Pernambuco, Brasil) is a Brazilian guitarist. He has played and recorded with Gilberto Gil and Hermeto Pascoal, among other artists. Heraldo do Monte also plays the cavaquinho and the caipira (country) guitar. Still young, he bought an electric guitar to start playing at nightclubs in the city of Recife, capital of… Continue lendo HERALDO DO MONTE – Self-Titled album (1980)

HERMETO PASCOAL – Ailin (ao vivo @ SESC-Consolação)

Criado em Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, o pequeno Hermeto fazia um pífano com um cano de mamona de "gerimum" e ficava tocando para os passarinhos. De sete para oito anos resolveu experimentar o 8 baixos de seu pai e não parou mais. Em 1958, mudou-se para o Rio e, em 61, para São Paulo. Criou… Continue lendo HERMETO PASCOAL – Ailin (ao vivo @ SESC-Consolação)

MARIO D’AGOSTO & ALESSANDRO DE PAU – Passacaglia (Haendel)

Passacaglia (ou passacale, ou passacalha) é um estilo de composição musical baseado em determinado tema que vem a ser repetido no baixo com variações na melodia principal. A forma da passacaglia é tema e variação. No decorrer da música, o baixo também pode sofrer variações. Forma musical amplamente utilizada no Barroco, caiu em desuso até… Continue lendo MARIO D’AGOSTO & ALESSANDRO DE PAU – Passacaglia (Haendel)

EVANGELINA MASCARDI – Lute Suite in E Major BWV 1006a (J. S. Bach)

A lute is any plucked string instrument with a neck and a deep round back enclosing a hollow cavity, usually with a sound hole or opening in the body. It may be either fretted or unfretted. More specifically, the term "lute" can refer to an instrument from the family of European lutes. The term also… Continue lendo EVANGELINA MASCARDI – Lute Suite in E Major BWV 1006a (J. S. Bach)