“6 Continentes” Festival and Summer Nights show

6 continentes Festival 2014 Australia Juliana Areias

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 - Metropolis show at the Ellington 13 July 2013Juliana 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.

Eduardo ruaro ed ruaroJuliana 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.

 

JULIANA AREIAS – BRAZIL DJAVAN – OCEAN OF MUSIC – SHOW Saturday 2 March 7pm @ The Ellington Jazz Club

Juliana Areias - Brazil Djavan - Ocean of Music photoSATURDAY 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.

For more information: www.ellingtonjazz.com.au