OUR DOOR (2013) (as a leader)

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*****“Our Door is an intimate recording in which listeners can learn more about not only the Mário Franco Trio’s history and multiple talents, but also about the vibrant and growing Portuguese jazz scene”
By GABRIEL MEDINA ARENAS
Published: May 18, 2014
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CINE QUA NON (2013) (as a co-leader)

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**** “Cine Qua Non have taken flak in their homeland for producing what one po-faced critic has called “a light music… lacking melodic personality.” This is to miss the point for, within what he castigates as the “very comfortable and predictable melodies,” some great things are happening…”
By CHRIS MOSEY
Published: April 25, 2014
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THIS LIFE (2006) (as a leader)

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Nº 2 in Top ten jazz recordings of 2006:
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*****“Sometimes a disc comes from out of left field that’s so good, it makes you drop not only everything you’re listening to, but a few other things you shouldn’t. Wherever these records come from, you want to go there—and they just take you…”
By PHIL DIPIETRO
Published: November 12, 2006
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