While finishing the production of the Bossa Nova Baby Album, Juliana Areias prepares her last concerts of the year – as part of the “6 Continentes Festival“, on Saturday 6 December, and Summer Nights Show at the Ellington Jazz Club, on Friday 12 December. (Book now).
Juliana Areias will represent Brazil and Australia at “6 Continentes Festival” ( Festival 6 Continentes – O Festival – Internacional da musica lusofona) – A worldwide festival celebrating Portuguese Language Music simultaneously around the globe. In Perth, on Saturday 6/12 – 4 – 7pm at MosArts – Mosman Park Performing Centre – Camelot (12-16 Lockee St Mosman Park). Also featuring Mike Burns and Fado Bica (Portugal), Brenda Lee (Malacca), Mahmoud Selimane (Mozambique). Event supported in Brazil by Paula Morelenbaum and Danilo Caymmi.
Juliana Areias’ “Summer Nights” show at the Ellington on Friday 12/12 presents summer songs composed by some of the greatest Brazilian composers including Antonio Carlos Jobim, Djavan, and Chico Buarque – Brazil’s most acclaimed lyricist who is celebrating his 70th anniversary in 2014. In this show, Juliana presents the Brazilian guitar player Eduardo Ruaro, who will be performing for the first time at the Ellington. The show also features Brazilian percussionist Sergio Maia and multi-instrumentalist Steve Searle on flute, sax, clarinet and trompete.
Juliana’s first album will be released at the Ellington on Saturday, 7th February, 2015 and can be purchased here.