Author: George W. Harris

Ana Moura: Desfado

True confession/disclosure  time-fado music such as delivered here by the honey toned voice of Ana Moura brings me back to my childhood as a Greek American. I grew up listening to exotic music from the land of my forefathers, with singers…

Madeleine Peyroux: The Blue Room

Inspired by the classic Ray Charles country records from about 40 years and a completely different world view ago, singer Madeleine Peyroux scores a coup by mixing her bohemian gypsy/folk style with old school country on this delicious mix of material that’s…

Claudio Scolari: Synthesis

Claudio  Scolari does almost all of it here. He playes drums, percussion, flute, piano and synthesizers. If he can cook Pasta Carbonara, he can stay at our house for as long as he wants! He shares the stage with Simone Scolari/tp and Daniele…