SATURDAY 2 MARCH 2013 -7pm @ The Ellington Jazz Club ( 191 Beaufort St Perth ph: 08 9228 1088 ) – JULIANA AREIAS – BRAZIL DJAVAN – OCEAN OF MUSIC SHOW – *** TABLE TICKETS SOLD OUT ***
Dive into the flavourful tropical waters of Djavan.
Brazilian Singer Juliana Areias presents a tribute to Djavan , recognized worldwide as one of Brazil’s greatest and most loved composers and musical stars. Grammy Award Winner and acclaimed artist since his debut album recorded in 1975; special guests such as Stevie Wonder, Paco de Lucia, Miles Davis and Marcus Mille have featured at his singles and his compositions have been covered by singers such as Al Jarreau, Carmen McRae and The Manhattan Transfer vocal ensemble.
Born in the idyllic beach city of Maceio – ALagoas in the Northeastern of Brazil, Djavan’s endless ocean of musicality drawn from Brazilian traditional rhythms such as samba, bossa and baiao (forro) as well as from African, Mediterranean , Caribbean and American’s jazz, blues, funk ,soul, balade, root, indie, reggae, salsa, flamenco, gypsy, rock and pop style influences.
Supported by a smoking and sensational team of world class genuine talents, special friends and true lovers of Djavan music, Juliana Areias is honoured to share the stage with Brazilian/Australian singers and multi-instrumentalists Marcio Mendes, Thiago Santos, Tom Foss and bassist Alexis Sadler (NYC) , performing all together for the first time.
Juliana Areias’ career includes a performance at the revered Montreux Jazz Festival. Her authentic Brazilian voice, sense of groove, engaging charisma and a very personal and passionate stage presence are trademarks of her work.
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