EJN members news
Fundacao Casa da Musica on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:37
Formed in a multi-ethnic district of Rome, Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio gathers musicians originating from such divergent places as Tunisia, Brazil, Senegal, India, Hungary, the USA, Latin America and Italy. The cultural mixture that characterised the surroundings of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II was noticed by the musician Mário Tronco, a veteran...
Fundacao Casa da Musica on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:34
Aljamia is the first recording of Coreto Porta-Jazz, and was deservedly applauded by the critics shortly after its release in 2012. The music, led by the saxophonist João Pedro Brandão, takes its inspiration from the traditional sounds of the Mediterranean, then put through a jazz 'filter' Eleven new generation musicians from Porto...