PEDRA BRANCA

PEDRA BRANCA

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The Brazilian culture is a rich mosaic of many culturs of the world. So the fact that the group Pedra Branca, from São Paulo, Brazil, bends ethnic instruments with electronic music, crating a new form of Brazilian music.ven so, their music reaches an alternative public, popular and diverse.

Biography

he story begun early in 2001, when Luciano Sallun and Aquiles Ghirelli got together to produce and compose roving sounds. Soon the two musicians were performing across São Paulo’s influent cultural scene, giving life to the project Pedra Branca. In 2003, already with a faithfull audience, the group conquered other cities and states. The next step was to enter in WFC’s studio to record their debut album, Pedra Branca, which was released one years later, all over Brasil and Europe.

One of the highlights of 2006 was to participate of some TV shows at TV Cultura and TV Gazeta. Pedra Branca’s live act at the Skol Beats captivated the press and was also a big hit in terms of public. In august, Sallun and Aquiles made their first international performance at the Boom Festival, in Portugal, where the Europeans were very receptive. The band produced Feijoada Polifônica, their second album, recorded by WFC, distributed in Brazil by the label Lua Music and worldwide distributed by the british company Arabesque.

In 2007, Pedra Branca was invited to perform at the SESC circuit in São Paulo’s capital and adjacences, Curitiba (PR) and Florianópolis (SC). The band also recorded a live video clip at the Municipal Theater of Santo André. And in association with the Cia de Danças Ltda, debuted at the spectacle “Crendices, quem disse?”, directed by Ana Bottosso and with Luciano Sallun as musical director. And in 2008, the group have his third album, which was premiere in Boom Festival (Portugal).

Discography

Organimso Eletronico (2008)
Feijoada Eletronica(2006)
Pedra Branca (2004)
Ambient Planet 2 (compilation Portugal)
Natural Life (compilation)
Batida Sossegada (compilation)
Kagdelicious (compilation Europe, USA and Japan)
No limits Chill-Out (compilation Switzerland)

Set List

1- Territorio ancestral
Autores - Luciano Sallun e Aquiles Ghirelli
Album - Pedra Branca
Ano -2004

2- Metamusica
Autores - Luciano Sallun e Aquiles Ghirelli
Album - Feijoada Polifônica
Ano -2006

3- Lampejos
Autores - Luciano Sallun e Aquiles Ghirelli
Album - Feijoada Polifônica
Ano -2006

4- Terra do Sol
Autores - Luciano Sallun
Album - Organismo Eletrônico
Ano - (lançamento previsto para maio de 2008)

5- Feijoada Polifônica
Autores - Luciano Sallun e Aquiles Ghirelli
Album - Feijoada Polifônica
Ano -2006

6- Biosonoridades
Autores - Luciano Sallun e Aquiles Ghirelli
Album - Feijoada Polifônica
Ano -2006

7- Biharipur
Autores - Luciano Sallun
Album - sem
Ano - 2007

8- Dhindaka
Autores - Luciano Sallun
Album - Organismo Eletrônico
Ano - (lançamento previsto para maio de 2008)

9- Coco
Autores - Luciano Sallun
Album - Feijoada Polifônica
Ano -2006

10 - Itapiã
Autores - Luci