Results for "Joao Hasselberg"
I am a doublebass/electricbass player currently living in Lisbon, trying to learn and play as much as I can. I’m teaching doublebass at the “Villas-Boas Jazz School” from the Hot Clube de Portugal. Just released my first album as a leader called “Whatever It Is You’re Seeking, Won’t Come In The Form You’re Expecting” for Sintoma Records. Some of my projects are: •My own band feat. Luis Figueiredo piano ; Bruno Pedroso drums ; Ricardo Toscano sax ; Diogo Duque trumpet ; João Firmino and Afonso Pais guitar ; Luisa Sobral and Joana Espadinha vocals •Nuno Ferreira feat
Label: Self Produced
Track listing: I Think I Love You; Miniature #1 For Our Countryside Life; Eyes From Above; The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter; Lisboa; Born In Captivity; Far Far Away; Norman Is The Name Of My Girlfriend's Imaginary Dog; Although You're Going, Nobody Wants You There; Miniature #2 For Calvin & Hobbes's Saturday Mornings.
by Mark Sullivan
Portuguese bassist João Hasselberg and guitarist Pedro Branco both hail from Lisbon, but are currently living and studying elsewhere--Hasselberg in Copenhagen, Branco in Amsterdam. They each contribute compositions to this co-led project, as well as play the core instrumental tracks, aided by additional players and vocalists. First, it must be said that the music is not ...
by Chris Mosey
Truth Has To Be Given In Riddles, title of Portuguese bassist Joao Hasselberg's latest album, is reminiscent of a Zen koan, an illogical poem which aims to generate great doubt" and propel a listener into satori, enlightenment. The album opens in this spirit with a short track titled Opening" featuring an enigmatic wordless ...
by Dave Wayne
Listening to Ponto de Partida (Starting Point), it's rather hard to believe that André Santos has been playing jazz for less than 10 years. The young Portuguese guitarist's charming, understated debut album seems like the work of an older musician: one, perhaps, with nothing to prove except for the sheer enjoyment of making music. From the ...