1. Guests Lift Botti 'To Love Again'

    October 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Chris Botti's "To Love Again" is an impressive pop-jazz crossover outing that includes guest singers from Sting to Steven Tyler sharing the spotlight. It is an anomaly when a mainstream, largely instrumental jazz album breaks into The Billboard 200, but it is particularly…

  2. Last Quarter Moon

    February 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST The beauty, charm and allure of singer/pianist/songwriter Chiara Civello's debut, "Last Quarter Moon," makes for an auspicious beginning and marks the first revelation of the new year. The beauty, charm and allure of singer/pianist/songwriter Chiara Civello's debut, "…

  3. Amorosa

    September 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fans of Yo-Yo Ma's Obrigado Brazil recordings have already been introduced to Brazilian singer/guitarist Rosa Passos. Fans of Yo-Yo Ma's Obrigado Brazil recordings have already been introduced to Brazilian singer/guitarist Rosa Passos. Now, she makes her Sony Classical debut with a…

  4. Samba Bossa Nova

    January 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Antonio Carlos Jobim's incredible bossa nova, born of the samba, continues to attract musicians. Antonio Carlos Jobim's incredible bossa nova, born of the samba, continues to attract musicians. This compilation provides a major clue as to the present state of samba and bossa nova in…