Brazilian music http://redriverradio.org en Savannah Music Festival: Hamilton de Holanda Quintet http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-hamilton-de-holanda-quintet-0 <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Thursday, February 27 at 8 p.m. &nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the largest country in South America and the only Portuguese speaking one, Brazil has a history that unfolded over 500 years. &nbsp;People from Europe, Africa, and South America came together and blended their foods, religions, customs, and of course their music, to create one of the most unique cultures in the world. In this episode, we listen to the Hamilton de </span>Holanda<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Quintet performing at the 2008 Savannah Music Festival.</span></div><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 02:00:00 +0000 40582 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Hamilton de Holanda Quintet Savannah Music Festival: Edgar Meyer & Mike Marshall http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-edgar-meyer-mike-marshall <p><strong>Airs Thursday, July 11 at 8 p.m.</strong> Throughout a lifetime of performing and composing, Edgar Meyer has turned the double bass into a modern virtuoso instrument that is equally at home in classical music and in the American vernacular. Mandolin master Mike Marshall has been blending genres in acoustic music for more than 30 years, performing and recording with players in bluegrass, classical, jazz and Brazilian music - so it's no surprise that Marshall and Meyer have developed a fully realized concept of the mandolin/bass duo, presenting a repertoire that spans the globe. Tune in for highlights from their 2012 performance in the Charles H. Morris Center at the 2012 Savannah Music Festival. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 01:00:00 +0000 30098 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Edgar Meyer & Mike Marshall Savannah Music Festival: Chico Pinheiro Quintet http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-chico-pinheiro-quintet <p><strong>Airs Thursday, April 18 at 8 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Brazilian music has produced many creative composers and a wealth of great guitarists, but rarely do these talents reside within the same individual. One such exception is the brilliant young musician Chico Pinheiro, who was born in Sao Paolo in 1974, and has distinguished himself as a remarkable presence both in and outside the Brazilian music scene. In this episode, we listen to a 2011 SMF performance of Mr. Pinheiro with his quintet, including a duet performance with Romero Lubambo and a special guest appearance by jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 01:00:00 +0000 26272 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Chico Pinheiro Quintet