Mike Claiborne

New Release

Lua Cheia

by Mike Claiborne

Released 2015
Jazzy Bass
Released 2015
Jazzy Bass
Lua Cheia is a Bossa Nova influenced Jazz tune inspired by ECM Records, Pat Metheny, Gary Burton and Jaco Pastorius.
NOTES
Lua Cheia expresses my love of Bossa Nova Jazz and the music of Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius and Gary Burton.

I was working on Lua Cheia during the Super Moon eclipse in October 2015. It was the first Super Moon where I live since 1982 so it was a very rare occasion. I was inspired to use the title Lua Cheia which is Portuguese for Harvest Moon – Portuguese being the language of Brazil where Bossa Nova originated.


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