2402, 2015

Remembering Paco De Lucia

Flamenco has emerged to become a popular form of music being taught in many countries around the world after its recording birth in the late eighteenth century.  This style of Spanish folk music and dance  attributed its birth in the southern part of Spain to the mixing of Andalusian and Romani forms and quite a […]

2002, 2015

Bossa Fever ! with Véronneau

1602, 2015

Bebel Gilberto headlines PDX Jazz Festival

Jazz lovers will be getting an excellent lengthy treat starting next Wednesday as the PDX Jazz festival is scheduled to begin. The festival has a marvelous reputation and, like previous years, it will be having a fine catalog of  musicians to produce quality performances for the audiences. Some of the names in the lineup include Becca […]

1302, 2015

Support Jazz and Bossa Radio

102, 2015

Interview with Sherie Julianne

Off the back of a great year for Sherie , which included the release of her album “10 Degrees South” the future looks bright for the Bay Area based songstress. She was kind enough to answer a few questions for us late last year .

102, 2015

10 Degrees South by Sherie Julianne

2801, 2015

Sambeleza pays tribute to Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim, has been widely regarded as the force behind the creation of Bossa Nova. Having had deep roots in jazz music from an early age his contribution to Bossa Nova, has labelled him, in many circles as the George Gershwin of Brazil.  His work is still very much respected around the world as his […]

2501, 2015

Bossa Nova in Milan

Having been described as ‘one of Brazil’s best kept musical secrets’ by National Public Radio, veteran Brazilian Bossa nova singer and guitarist Wanda Sa and her former teacher, renowned Bossa Nova pioneer Roberto Menescal brought Bossa Nova to Milan as part of the first round of the 2015 Aperitivo in Concerto.

 

The festival, currently in its […]

1701, 2015

Maria Bethania Celebrates 50 Years

Brazilian Legend, Maria Bethania will celebrate half a century this year with celebratory performances

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1601, 2015

An evening of Joyce – @ Ronnie Scott’s 13th Jan 2015

One of our Bnova Embassadors, Dave Holmes, caught a performance of Joyce Moreno on Tuesday night.. here’s what happened
I arrived into the heart of London, and headed out into the chill of the evening, just as it started to rain upon me. It was more ‘Chuva de Janeiro’ (January rain) than ‘Rio de Janeiro’, but some of Brazil’s finest artists were in town to address the balance and clear the skies with the warm and radiant rhythms of the Bossa Nova and Samba.

 

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