Marco Pereira - Essence
- cristal (cesar camargo mariano)
- mulher rendeira (zé do norte)
- um abraço no bonfá (joão gilberto)
- luz negra (nelson cavalquinho)
- suite baden powell - o astronauta, vou deitar e rolar / cai dentro, deixa (cesar pinheiro/vinicius de moraes/baden powell)
- xódo da baiana (dilermando reis)
- eu te amo (antonio carlos jobim)
- be my love (nicholas brodzsky)
marco pereira guitar
nattalino neto bass
marcio bahia drums, percussion
paul mccandless oboe, bass clarinet, english horn & soprano sax
recorded at maxine studios, milan, italy, july 2006
produced by maxine productions
kind of blue 10018
...an astounding collection of brazilian jazz... rapturous rhythms mixed with romantic melodies... intricately sublime...
- All That Jazz (USA)
...it's a gorgeous new recording that blends exquisite playing and tunes with an intimate recorded sound... never fails to magnetise listeners.
- Donald Elfman (CDN)
...this is wonderful stuff and sounds just as good as Oregon at their best... this really is an excellent record...
- 24dash.com (UK)
...devotion to superior sound is evident...Pereira's arrangements are filled with drama and movement...