Personnel includes: Virginia Rodrigues, Caetano Veloso (vocals); Luiz Brasil (guitar, 12-string guitar, tenor guitar, berimbau); Jaques Morelembaum (cello); Carlos Malta (soprano saxophone); Alfredo Moura (piano); Jorge Elder (bass); Thamyma Brasil (percussion).
Recorded at Geleia Geral Studio, Rio De Janeiro and Ilha Dos Sapos, Salvadoe, Brasil between November 2002 and February 2003.
What the critics say...
Entertainment Weekly (1/9/04, p.81) - "...Rodrigues has one of the world's greatest voices, a billowing contralto that turns vowels into cloudscapes....[The album is] a lilting mix of spiritual folk and secular art song..." - Rating: A-
- Canto De Pedra-Preta
- Tristeza E Solidao
- Tempo De Amor
- Canto De Iemanja
- Labareda - (with Caetano Veloso)
- Canto De Xango
- Canto De Ossanha
- Lamento De Exu