Gordon Sheard | All Saints' Bay

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Hermeto Pascoal Sergio Mendes

Album Links
Artist Website Artist myspace page

More Artists From
CANADA - Ontario

Other Genres You Will Love
Jazz: Latin Jazz Latin: Brazilian Jazz Moods: Mood: Upbeat
There are no items in your wishlist.

All Saints' Bay

by Gordon Sheard

Melodic, Brazilian instrumental music, featuring irresistible grooves, including samba, maracatu, baiao, forro, frevo, choro, capoeira, and samba-reggae. “All Saints’ Bay” takes you on an exhilarating musical journey through a wide range of moods.
Genre: Jazz: Latin Jazz
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Buy 2 or more of this title and get 10% off
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Tail of the Tiger
Share this song!
X
7:30 $0.99
2. Forrocatu
Share this song!
X
4:42 $0.99
3. Mar Grande
Share this song!
X
6:13 $0.99
4. Bahian Lullabye
Share this song!
X
5:26 $0.99
5. Saints' Vignette 1
Share this song!
X
1:53 $0.99
6. Domingo no Pelô
Share this song!
X
6:57 $0.99
7. The Hermetic Arts
Share this song!
X
5:44 $0.99
8. Saints' Vignette 2
Share this song!
X
1:51 $0.99
9. All Saints' Bay
Share this song!
X
7:48 $0.99
10. Quincas's Last Crawl
Share this song!
X
5:51 $0.99
11. Gabi's Groove
Share this song!
X
4:00 $0.99
12. Flight of the Sparrow
Share this song!
X
5:28 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Recorded primarily in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil in 2009, this CD is the culmination of Gord Sheard’s love for the music of that city and its surrounding area, a fascination that began a little over two decades ago. A professional musician and long-time fan of Brazilian music and culture, Gordon’s curiosity was piqued around 1990 when he first started hearing the new, unique and dynamic forms of popular music that had emerged in Bahia in the 1980s. When he later returned to university to do graduate studies in ethnomusicology, he made these musics the focus of his studies, making several field trips to Salvador starting in 2000. During these stays, he met many of the city’s preeminent musicians. After obtaining his PhD, a plan took shape in his mind to return and record with some of these people. All Saints’ Bay is the realization of this dream, and comprises his compositions – some set in established Brazilian and Bahian rhythms, others accompanied by grooves resulting from this specific transcultural collaboration – stamped with the unique instrumental voices of this Bahian musical “dream team.”


Reviews


to write a review