Trio Ternura - A Gira-Last Tango In Paris
Order

Trio Ternura

A Gira-Last Tango In Paris

Melodies
Release date: 10/09/18
genre: World Music
Format: 5" / 7" / 10"
€13.29
To order please add to basket and proceed to check out
Trio Ternura - A Gira-Last Tango In Paris

description

Trio Ternura (or Tenderness Trio) consisted of two sisters, Jussara, Jurema and their brother Robson. Their father, Umberto Silva was a revered Brazilian songwriter and recording artist who introduced his children to the music world at a very young age.

After performing some songs on broadcast television and at festivals early on, their father Umberto and brother, Beto Scala wrote A Gira for the Trio to record. The song is a tribute to nature, spirituality and mindfulness. The hommage is made through a form of 'cantico' (chant) or 'saudação' (salutation), aimed at invoking an Orisha named 'Oxossi'. Otherwise known as 'Saints', Orishas are the deities worshiped in the Afro-Brazilian religion of 'Candomblé'.

African religion and culture have had an undeniable impact in Brazil, especially in music and on artists with African roots as its rituals were often accompanied by music comprising highly percussive drumming. As a result, A Gira, an homage to a Candomblé deity recorded in 1973 involves mesmerizing polyrhythms from the very first few bars and throughout, followed by the sisters' soaring vocals and impeccable instrumentation. It's a song that they can really identify with, in their own words 'it has the dancing, the expression, the lyrics and musical relaxation - something very Brazilian.

also on this label

Funk

Don Blackman

Just Can't Stay Away (Incl Poster)

Melodies
€12.69

House

Crustation

Flame (Mood II Swing Remixes)

Melodies
€12.89

Soul

Shahid Wheeler

Just One Dance Before You Go

Melodies
€12.89

Soul

Jack Jacobs

I Believe It's Alright

Melodies
€13.29

Disco / Cosmic

Le Stim

Tribute To Muhammad Ali (We Crown The King)

Melodies
€13.45

We use cookies to provide the most secure and effective website possible for our visitors.

TITLE
Please enter an email address
This email address is not valid
Please enter your password
Please use at least 10 characters, one upper case letter, one lower case letter and one digit.
Your passwords must match
Please select a valid date
Please enter a valid phone number
Please enter your first name
Please enter your last name
Please enter your street
Please enter your zip
Please enter your city
Please select a country