Jazz CD Review: Emy Tseng’s “Sonho”

Emy Tseng  Sonho (Self Produced)  By Brian Arsenault If the reality of burgeoning world music can be encapsulated in a single individual, I submit in nomination Emy Tseng.  Taiwanese born, raised in the American Midwest, Ivy League educated (she appears to have overcome it) singing Brazilian jazz, in Portuguese of course, with a couple of… Read More Jazz CD Review: Emy Tseng’s “Sonho”

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Live Music: Caetano Veloso at the Greek Theatre

By Don Heckman Caetano Veloso gave a masterful performance at the Greek Theatre last night.  No news there, actually, since his Los Angeles appearances have always been memorable.  Some have been small, relatively intimate, emphasizing the innate lyricism of his music.  Some have been bigger, samba-oriented events, drawing crowds of dancers into the aisles.  This… Read More Live Music: Caetano Veloso at the Greek Theatre