Music without borders: Besh O Drom (Hungary)

SOUNDTRACKS OF TOMORROW - It would be too cliché to say that Besh O Drom is a gypsy music group. They are indeed, and so much more. It would also be a cliché to define them under "world music", even though their music ranges across a wide variety of styles and musical traditions, such as … Continue lendo Music without borders: Besh O Drom (Hungary)

Cyro Baptista & his Banquet of Spirits

Cyro Baptista (December 23, 1950) is a Brazilian percussionist born in Sao Paulo. Baptista creates many of the instruments he plays. In the 1980s, Cyro moved to New York to study music. He then started working with John Zorn. In the '90s, he appeared on albums by Marisa Monte, Holly Cole, and Cassandra Wilson. In 1997 he released his first … Continue lendo Cyro Baptista & his Banquet of Spirits