WBGO Jazz Series: Chico Pinheiro & Brazilian Dreams with Luciana Alves and special guest Cesar Camargo Mariano
Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 9:30 PM EDT
(8:45 PM Doors)
54 Below, New York, NY
One of the major creative forces in modern Brazilian music, the brilliant guitarist/singer/composer/arranger Chico Pinheiro entrances audiences all over the world with his intensely lyrical and rhythmically exciting mixture of samba, swing, Carnaval and contemporary jazz. For his debut performances at 54 Below,Chicowill be featuring the extraordinary young vocalist Luciana Alves.
"Chico Pinheiro is, with no doubt, the most brilliant composer of Brazilian music that has come up in recent decades." --Mauro Dias, O ESTADO DE SAO PAULO
"I've been appreciating Chico's work for a long time, and I'm a huge fan, there's no one around doing what he does as far as Brazilian music." -- Cesar Camargo Mariano
"I love his artistic voice: very sweet, passionate, and the same time very fresh and new." --Dianne Reeves