Maria Almeida

Project Management Book


“Add little to little and
there will be a big pile”
Ovid

1 - Negro Amor - opera project by Aldo Brizzi and Gilberto Gil

2 - Der Weg - opera project that Richard Wagner planned but never composed.

3 - Trio Reis (vocals), Gianni Coscia (accordion), Silvia Belfiore (piano): from jazz to classical and modern music.

4 - Shiva Dances - with Reis, Raghunath Manet, Rohan de Saram, Andrea Ceccomori, Aldo Brizzi



Opera in three acts
Music by Aldo Brizzi and Gilberto Gil


A poem of love and mystical eroticism by Jayadeva
based on a Portuguese version by Rogério Duarte.

 

AN OPERA COMBINING BRAZILIAN POPULAR MUSIC, INDIAN DANCE AND GREAT ARTISTS FROM THREE CONTINENTS


Pre-production statements by Gilberto Gil, Caetano Veloso, Arnaldo Antunes, Rogerio Duarte, Aldo Brizzi.

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Available from December 2016

Opera in two acts


For soprano, baritone, small chorus (6 voices with bass solo) and 13 instruments (Fl, Ob, Cl, Fg / horn, trombone / 2 percussion / string quintett) or orchestra if the string quintet is changed to string orchestra.

Libretto by John Dew
Music by Aldo Brizzi


Why this project? 
"Because as a great lover of Wagner's work I have always been fascinated by what could have been his 14th Opera".  
John Dew

SHIVA DANCES


Spiritual Music between Orient and Occident


Reis singing AVE MARIA by Giacinto Scelsi

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REIS - GIANNI COSCIA - SILVIA BELFIORE


vocals - accordion - piano

live @ Angoli Segreti Festival


"Tra il jazz e la musica classica delle Americhe"

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Maria Almeida