Paquito D'Rivera


Brazilian Dreams

  • Release Date: 17 Sep 2002
  • MCGJ1010

Paquito D’Rivera’s love for vocal quartet music began in the 1960’s in Havana listening to the radio programs on Miami’s WQAM that featured wonderful vocal quartet harmony for commercials and station ID’s. His love affair with Brazilian music also began around this time coinciding with the Bossa Nova movement and emergence of Antonio Carlos Jobim as the “Duke Ellington” of Brazil. Paquito had dreamed of one day incorporating his love of American voc… MORE