Afro Brazilian Explosion
Luiz Santos Music
The art of expressing a variety of afro-indian nuances through a jazz artform which embodies a deep precision in rhythmical counterpoint between the cultures and merging into a modern world concept. From cool jazz to free jazz, samba to maracatu. Many roots from Brazil like baiao, frevo, maxixe, xote, carimbo, maracatu, afoxe & forro.
Pankando No Pagode - Brazilian Jungle Beat Samba celebration for the utmost experience between the slopes inner beaches by Ipanema's paradise fusions.
Xote Groovin' Researches _ Visions through north to south brazilian plains, indian dances from Natal meeting african slaves in Bahia.
Frevo Variations 1 - Bahia's fusion carnaval scene with supersonic jet powering drum expressions reaching universal tribes.
Baia Da Guanabara_ Guanabara Bay's Ferry ride between Rio and Niteroi, capturing glimpses of The Portuguese arrival fusion with the tribal indian creativity, launching progressions into the new millenium.
Maracatu Expressions 2- Although they have attempted to hold their ground, the tribal forces advance towards their creative destiny.
Raizes Tupiniquim 1a- Revival of the Tupiniquim tribes in the Rio de Janeiro metropolitan sphere of influence. Searching for Happiness - Searching through the outerspace of your soul, the love of living your destiny.
Candombe Improvisations 1 - Uruguaian Afro meets Brazilian Jazz jamming in the utmost drumming dialogue.
Dimensoes Brasileiras - Brazilian dimensions unseen to the natural eye. The unknown potential revealing itself to the heart.
Afro Brazilian Voyage Through the amazonic jungle to the end of times, the encounter of ancient history gazing at your future at last.
Luiz Santos; Drums and Percussion Humberto Mirabelli: Guitar Monica Avila : Flute, Alto Sax Fernando Roza: Bass
Note: Luiz Santos plays all instruments on " Afro Brazilian Voyage"