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Live Concerts

The Fernando Brandao Sextet "Sounds of Brazil"

Event Date: 
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 9:00pm

Special Guest Marcella Camargo - voice

Fernando Brandăo - flutes, voice
Daniel Ian Smith - saxophones
Henrique Eisenmann - piano
Fernando Huergo - bass
Bertram Lehmann - drums

The concert will feature several new songs, mixed with instrumental compositions in a variety of Brazilian music styles –  from choro, samba and bossa to Northeastern baião, frevo and ijexá – embed in jazz style improvisations and contemporary arrangements.

Interpreted on various flutes and the Brazilian pífanos, the repertoire also include compositions by some of the great Brazilian masters: Chico Buarque, Edu Lobo, Dorival Caymmi among others.

Tickets: $9.95