Category Archives: Performing

Aganjú ~ Music and Spirituaity

  I first heard the song Aganjú on Bebel Gilberto’s album Tanto Tempo. It was written by the Brazilian musician, songwriter and record producer Carlinhos Brown, whose musical style blends tropicália, reggae, and traditional Brazilian percussion. Later, especially the Latin …

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Ipanema Lounge ~ A New Musical Addition!

Post by Frances Livings. Related articles Piazzolla: Escualo CD review – elegant, smooth, idiomatic A Night of Tango with Cuartero Suerte Loca Music Review: Jazz-Crossover Albums from Roger Davidson, Gary Gray, and Pascal Bokar ‘Song of Eva Perón’ sizzles at …

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Please Close Your Eyes

  Once upon a time I had a lover. A lover, I loved for who he was and for what we had. A lover, I didn’t love because of what he wasn’t and for what we didn’t and wouldn’t have. …

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Waters of March and the Circle of Life

Waters of March A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. ~ Chinese Proverb My most recently founded musical venture has been the Ipanema Lounge Project. It has been a lot of …

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