Guitarist, composer, pianist, singer, arranger and musical bon vivant, Oscar Castro-Neves weaves the rhythmic joy his Brazillian guitar and vocal music with the sound of the Paul Winter Consort and other friends in this collection of vibrant and haunting compositions.
1999 Grammy Award Winner| Best New Age Album
A contemporary celebration of the summer solstice. This music, both original and traditional, emerged from the 'Celtic Solstice' events held in the Cathedral of St. John the Divine during two summer solstice celebrations. Featuring Paul Winter and Friends.
1993 Grammy Award Winner | Best New Age Album
Recorded live by the Paul Winter Consort while on tour in Spain
Paul Winter's imaginary journey of a mythic sea lion pup inspired this musical celebration of the sea, which interweaves the actual voices of eleven different sea mammals.Efforts generated as a result of CALLINGS led to the designation of March 1 as International Day of the Seal.
2007 Grammy Award Winner | Best New Age Album
The Paul Winter Consort’s album: CRESTONE: A Celebration of the World of Crestone , celebrates the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Great Sand Dunes, and San Luis Valley of Southern Colorado.
Miho: Journey to the Mountain
2010 Grammy Award Winner | Best New Age Album
Recorded by The Paul Winter Consort in the Miho Museum near Kyoto, Japan
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jean Giono and narrated by the late Robert J. Lurtsema (host of public radio's "Morning Pro Musica"), this empowering story of a tree-planting shepherd is set to original music by the Paul Winter Consort.
The Paul Winter Consort's legendary annual "Winter Solstice Whole Earth Christmas Celebration"
Lyrical instrumental interpretations of bossa nova tunes by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Marino Pinto, Carlos Lyra and others features "Winter's liquid soprano sax, Castro-Neves' rich chord voicings, and solid but supple backing from bassist Nilson Matta and drummer Paulo Braga. [...] A long-overdue collaboration between two gifted and well-traveled musicians."
- Billboard Magazine
Living Music Collection
LIVING MUSIC COLLECTION I presents selections from the Living Music albums of Paul Winter, Oscar Castro-Neves, Eugene Friesen, Paul Halley and Denny Zeitlin.