Band : Nilson Matta Title : Black Orpheus Release Date : February 12, 2013 Catalog ref. : B00AO7HQ5G Format : CD
Master bassist and arranger Nilson Matta assembles an all-star American and Brazilian band for a reimagining of the music from Black Orpheus— music from both the groundbreaking 1959 film that introduced much of the world to Brazilian music and from the beloved but much lesser-known 1956 stage play.
Producer: Nilson Matta | Associate Producer: Klaus Mueller
Band : Nilson Matta Title : Copacabana Release Date : February 9, 2010 Catalog ref. : B0031OSBDU Format : CD
Matta’s career has spanned decades and throughout he has been a musician of immense technical skill and a composer with daring, creative ideas. Copacabana, an album that brings together tenor saxophonist Harry Allen, flutist Anne Drummond, pianist Klaus Mueller and Matta’s radiant rhythm section of drummer Mauricio Zottarelli and percussionist Zé Mauricio, is a tour de force of composition and musicianship of the highest order.