Putumayo World Music Cds are a wonderful way to travel the world from where you choose to be.
A celebration of inspiring female singer-songwriters from around the world. Our journey begins with Brazilian samba-inspired singer-songwriter Fernanda Cunha, whose career has spanned seven solo albums and extensive international tours. We then take a trans-Atlantic journey to Denmark for Stine Michel’s “Frejas Indblik” (Freya’s Insight). Michel sings a fascinating tale of the Nordic goddess Freja [...]
Blues Party by Putumayo -This musical celebration by legends of the blues will have you boogying up the Mississippi from New Orleans to Chicago. It’s ironic that a style of music whose very name is the definition of sorrow and suffering can make you feel so good. The blues was born out of the African-American [...]
Broadway Jazz by Putumayo- Jazz takes the stage with swinging versions of classic Broadway show tunes Broadway Jazz opens with Kermit Ruffins’ New Orleans-style take on “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” a song that owes a big part of its success to another Crescent City trumpet player, Louis Armstrong. Act 2 of our musical revue highlights the silky vocal [...]