Amaro Freitas

Best Albums of 2018

By 21 December, 2018

Time for our round-up of the best albums of the year and, as ever, the criteria remains the same. These are the albums by Latin American and Latin American-descendant artists that we think are the best of the... Read Article

Amaro Freitas @ Ronnie Scott’s (2nd Nov 2018)

By 13 November, 2018

Following the release of his critically-acclaimed second album Rasif, Amaro Freitas‘ trio brought their European tour to London’s legendary jazz club, Ronnie Scott’s, on November 2nd. Hailing from Recife in north-east Brazil, Amaro Freitas’ sound not only blends different styles... Read Article

REVIEW Amaro Freitas – Rasif

By 23 October, 2018

Brazilian contemporary jazz has another great representative: Amaro Freitas. From Recife, in north-eastern Brazil, the young pianist combines classic jazz with his musical roots, such as the Afro-Brazilian maracatu and the carnival sounds of frevo and baião. In... Read Article