THE BRAZILLIAN JAZZ PIONEERS MUSIC
This is the first album from drummer Billy Ponzio , and brings some of the main traditional and swing jazz pioneers from São Paulo, Brazil.
Drummer since 2004 on Tito Martino Jazz Band , met and played with many brazillian jazz-roots expoents
as well as more modern jazz too. Made a show with John Pizzarelli in Cultura Library when he came to São Paulo.
Names like Tito Martino himself , Hector Costita , André Busic , Carlos Lima , Ari Giorgi , Luchin Montoya , Zeca Araujo , Ze Weber to name the pioneers , along with a younger generation , as the virtuoso vibraphonist André Juarez and guitarists Adriano de Carvalho and Ciddy Junior.
Veterans who are enchanted generations in São Paulo and Brazil since the 60s , in concerts , Tv´s shows and memorable jazz clubs.
We made five recording sessions , which began in December 2012 until June 2013.
The recorded material is a record of these beasts playing currently in trios , quartets and quintets , bringing out the beauty of his swing and Arts to be perpetuated and shared with future generations .
A disc with Soul .
Take a wine , relax and put this cd to play .
You will be surprised at the subtle and profound beauty of the music of these brazillian jazz musicians .