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No matter where we play, we always open the show with this Song Of First Winds (canção dos primeiros ventos). It's a good sample of the kind of music we play.
This studio version is absolutely faithful to the live presentations...

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Comment by Luis Motta da Silva on July 18, 2013 at 11:19am

Claro que podias! / Of course, you would!

Comment by Antonio Eduardo Rosa on July 18, 2013 at 10:02am

Já tenho saudades de tocar este tema...já não seria capaz de o tocar em condições.

Comment by Willa on September 23, 2012 at 5:22pm

Absolutely beautiful, Luis.  Bravo!  

;)
Willa

Comment by Arlie Box on September 14, 2012 at 8:40am

Great song. *****

Comment by Pascal Proust on September 13, 2012 at 4:11pm

Pretty good! shared on my page, The Acoustic Corner :)

Comment by Matt Brown on September 13, 2012 at 1:55pm

What a beautiful song! Thanks for sharing this experience with us. The combination of the several tambors of each guitar creates a warm feeling, and I can also hear hints of flamenco, traditional fado, and also other Portuguese musical styles.

Comment by Ron Khoo on September 12, 2012 at 8:50pm

Beautiful and thank you for sharing the music.

Comment by Roar Vangen on September 12, 2012 at 3:28pm

I really liked this song! Beautiful and sentimental. The arrangement is fine, no comment on this. If I had produced this I would have made the bass a little "deeper" (eq more bass in the bottom). The bass could also have been compressed a little (more?) to make the level more even (some notes/parts disapear a little). The acoustic guitar could also be a little "warmer" (deeper and possibly a little less treble) to separate it better from the fadoguitar. On some of the parts you are possibly a little fast on the fadoguitar (e.g. 1.10 and 1.37) or the two other musicians do not follow you. But this also a mather of taste, as a solo/melody-player you have the freedom to be a little free in the rythm. But all in all a very nice performance and song!

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