NOSTALGIA - 2015

1. Tudo que você podia ser (arr. Juancho Herrera)
2. I Thought About You
3. Open Your Eyes You Can Fly (arr. David Gilmore)
4. Footprint /Nostalgia 2 -Summer (ERIKA/Art Hirahara arr. ERIKA)
5. Hanamizuki - Spring (ERIKA:arr Yosvany Terry)
6. There's a Lull in My Life
7. Berimbau
8. Nostalgia -Winter (ERIKA)
9. Gekkoh/ - Autumn (Yusuke Hirado/ERIKA horn arranged by Art Hirahara)
10. Casas Pré-Fabricadas
11. Listen Love
12. I didn't know what time it was
13. Rocket Love
14. Choro das Águas
15. Batucada Surgiu
Bonus Track
Soshu Yakyoku /ɽ

Personnel:

ERIKA - vocals,compositions, producer
Art Hirahara - piano &rhodes, co-producer
Helio Alves - piano
Romero Lubambo - guitar
Juancho Herrera - guitar&arr
David Gilmore - guitar&arr
Yosvany Terry - sax&arr
Paulo Levi - sax
Leo Traversa - el-bass
Essiet Essiet - ac-bass
Dana Leong - cello
Michael Rodriguez - trumpet
James Zollar - trumpet
Victor Prieto - accordion
Keita Ogawa - per &drums
Willard Dyson - drums
Toru Dodo - arr
Naika - additional vocals
Special guest: Yusuke Hirado - Rhodes

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TRUE COLORS - 2012

1. Sina
2. Without a Song
3. Encontros E Despedidas
4. Beyond the Sky
5. Bilhete/Ticket
6. What a Difference a Day Made
7. Vera Cruz
8. Song for Elena
9. Sunny
10. True Colors
11. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
12. Skindo Le-Le
13. Kachofugetsu
14. Cicatrizes
15. Smile
16. Meguriai


Personnel:

ERIKA (a.k.a Erika Matsuo) - Vocals
Dr. Lonnie Smith - Organ
Gil Goldstein - Piano, Accordion
Helio Alves - Piano
Romero Lubambo - Acoustic Guitar
Juancho Herrera - Acoustic &Electric guitar
Gregoire Maret - Harmonica
Garret Fishbach - Violin
Meg Okura - Violin
Dana Leong - Cello
Essiet Essiet - Acoustic Bass,Electric Bass
Leo Travessa - Electric Bass
James Zollar - Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Yosvany Terry - Alto,Soprano Sax
Paulo Levi - Tenor,Soprano Sax& Flute
Jorge Continentino - Pifano* Brazilian Wood Flute &Flute
Willard Dyson - Drums
Keita Ogawa - Drums&Percussion

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OBSESSION - 2010

1  Night And Day (Cole Porter)
2  Bridges/ Traverssia (Milton Nascimento)
3  Samurai (Djavan)
4  Atras Da Porta (Francis Hime/Chico Buarque)
5  Moondance (Van Morrison)
6  I Could Have Told You (Carl Sigman/James Van Heusen)
7  Obsession (Dori Cayimi)
8  My Little Brown Book (Billy Strayhorn)
9  Chega De Saudade (Antonio Carlos Jobim/ Vinicius De Moraes)
10 The Island (Ivan Lins/Vitor Martins)
11 Some To Light Up My Life (Antonio Carlos Jobim/ Vinicius De Moraes)
12 Oceano (Djavan)
13 Love For Life (Erika Matsuo)
14 I Close My Eyes (Erika Matsuo/Ayako Okabe)

Personnel:

Carlton Holmes - Piano
Romero Lubambo -
Guitar
Freddie Bryant
- Guitar
Paulo Levi - Soprano & Tenor Sax
Yosvany Terry - Soprano & Alto Sax
Essiet Essiet - Acoustic and electric Bass
Willard Dyson - Drums
Nanny Assis - Percussion