French violinist, Nicolas Krassik, was educated in classical and jazz methods and discovered Brazilian music in events that took place in Paris.

He arrived in Rio de Janeiro in September 2001 and had immediate contact with Samba, Choro and ForrГі.Nicolas had a strong and natural identification with Brazilian culture, which made him decide to stay in Brazil.

Produced by Luis Filipe de Lima, “Na Lapa� is the result ofa great encounter of Jazz with Brazilian music.Inspired by the cultural fusion of this Rio neighborhood,Nicolas Krassik presents an involving mixture of Brazilian rhythms playing sambas, choros and forró in a dancing groove.

1. Krassik de Ramos
2. Ginga Do ManГ©
3. PГ©rolas
4. Preta-Porter de TafetГЎ
5. ForrГі Do Г‡a Va
6. Cochichando
7. Migalhas de Amor
8. Desvairada
9. Luz Negra
10. FafГЎ Em Hollywood
11. Lamento Sertanejo/Гљltimo Pau de Arara
12. Tudo Se Transformou
13. Seu Lourenço No Vinho
14. Sereia Guiomar