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Da Fonseca’s Blakey-like accents always are flavored by the relentless swing of David Feldman’s piano

–DownBeat

 

On the blazing finale, Duduka proves touch also facilitates power, pushing the tune to a tidal surge, then unleashing a ripping solo that ramps the trio to a fireworks finale. Spirited and intimate

 

–Modern Drummer

Samba do Malandrinho - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio
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Gafieira - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio
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With Duduka Da Fonseca, you get two percussionists for the price of one 

–Jazz Times

One of Brasil's greatest drummers of his generation 

–Latin Jazz Net

Aqui Oh! - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio
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Moonstone - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio
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Jive Samba is convincing proof, if anyone needs it, that the Brazilian/American jazz idiom still offers peaks with awesome vistas for those musical explorers with the skill and daring to scale them.

–Jazz Times

Jive Samba - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio (comp. Nat Adderley)
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Sco's Bossa - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio (comp. John Scofield)
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Duduka Da Fonseca wasn't the first to fuse the rhythmic patterns of Brazil's samba and bossa nova with jazz language and mannerisms, but he's done more with that combination than anybody before him. 

–All About Jazz

Duduka's Mood - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio (comp. David Feldman)
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Alana - Duduka Da Fonseca Trio (comp. Duduka Da Fonseca)
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