He was leading a quintet lineup that included Chick Corea on electric piano, bassist Dave Holland, and drummer Jack DeJohnette (all of whom had been at the core of the Bitches Brew sessions recorded in August 1969), plus two members who had played on studio sessions since November, 1969 and then joined the touring band in February and April of 1970 respectively - tenor and soprano saxophonist Steve Grossman, and percussionist, flutist and vocalist Airto
For example, Airto
is a hero of the jazz dance scene and he'll be doing his solo thing which is so impressive.
Stone Flower, which was originally released as an LP on the CTI label in 1970, featured quite a band: Jobim on guitar, piano, and vocals; Eumir Deodato (who also did the arranging) on guitar; Joe Farrell on soprano sax; Hubert Laws on flute; Urbie Green on trombone; Ron Carter on bass; Harry Lookofsky on violin; and Airto
Moreira, Everaldo Ferriera, and Joao Palm on percussion and drums.
The Academy is known for the personal attention that students receive from instructors, and students who use these connections wisely have gone on to perform with artists such as Chick Corea, Jeff Beck, Lifehouse, Ricky Martin, Hilary Duff, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, The Calling, Sepultura and Airto
Weather Report's self-titled debut album of 1971 brought in the first of many sidemen (drummer Alphonse Mouzon and percussionist Airto
Moreira) that the group would employ.
Davis is joined by Keith Jarrett, Gary Barz and Airto
Moreira in the film, which spotlights the making of the landmark album "Bitches Brew.
World-renowned Brazilian percussionist, Airto
Moreira, is joined by the 40-strong Heritage Orchestra and Blue Note's Robert Glasper Trio for the showcase event in Hall 1.
Corea has some old friends on board for this voyage around the Med, including Hubert Laws, Airto
Moreira and Steve Gadd, as well as newer acquaintances like Tim Garland.
This one is great, with a line-up of Davis, Wayne Shorter, Chick Corea, Dave Hollland, Jack DeJohnette, and Airto
Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1942, she married the up-and-coming drummer and percussionist Airto
Moreira, who had already established his career in such groups as Quarteto Novo, a combo led by multi-instrumentalist and composer Hermeto Pascoal.
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Moreira Say Your Words Concord Dawn Something's Got Me Started Swing Fly Suzie Boy Kill Boy The Odyssey (Grooverider VIP) Drumsound & Simon Bassline Smith Tijuana Bass Nortec Collective Tru Skool Coldcut feat.
The weekend will feature the sounds of world-renowned percussionist, Airto
Moreira, and his group of stellar percussionists at the VIP Outdoor Dinner and Concert at the Avila Beach Golf Resort, Friday, July 8 at 6 P.