Riccardo Crespo is a Southern Brazilian musician, singer, songwriter, harmonica and guitar player.
His original compositions are a mix of Brazilian Popular Music - MPB - and contains elements of folk, bossa nova and latin, which results in beautiful WORLD MUSIC.
Crespo original lyrics talk about feelings of love, ecology, relationships,and other passions.
Since 1999 he has lived in New Orleans, where he has played in the finest Jazz and Latin Clubs and Festivals.
HE PERFORMED WITH HIS GROUP "SOL BRASIL" AT THE NEW ORLEANS JAZZ FEST 2001 and 2003, AND EVERY YEAR AT THE FRENCH QUARTIER FESTIVAL.
Riccardo Crespo also plays well-known Brazilian compositions by Tom Jobim and Joao Gilberto.
Singing in Portuguese, he knows how to make intense contact with his audience.
Check out the artist's website:
1. Rio Camaqua
2. Leve, Breve, Suave
3. Iniciacao a Milonga
4. Chuva de Verao
5. Vida II
8. Sol Brasil