Index: Musicians/Bands

Alphabetical Index arranged by first name

[also see menu of artists arranged by genre:
Brazilian, Other World Music, Jazz/Blues/Swing, Duos, Soloists
]

Afinidades: choro, frevo, samba, baião

Alí Bello: Venezuelan violinist performing jazz,
South American, pop and classical music

Ana Lu: Brazilian vocalist

Annette St. John: vocalist (R&B, jazz, standards)

Beleza Brazil Carnaval Band: Authentic Rio-style Brazilian Carnaval

Billy Newman: Solo guitar (jazz and Brazilian)

Brazilian Acoustic Ensemble: choro and other Brazilian instrumental music

Cabello and Tisza: Capoeira and Afro-Brazilian folkloric show

Carlos Almeida: Guitar and voice (voz e violão)

Choro Sax Brasil: from Brazil,
Mário Sève & Daniela Spielmann all-star choro ensemble

Choro: various performers of choro music

Cidinho Teixeira: Pianist and composer

Cliff Korman and ensembles: Pianist/composer/arranger

Débora Santos: Brazilian vocalist

Dendê & Hãhãhães: Afro-Brazilian Funk

Duo Cavatina: Award-winning guitar and flute duo

Folia de Reis: Afro-Brazilian roots music, featuring Café,
Dom Salvador, Cidinho (vocals, percussion, accordion, keyboards)

Flor da Terra: performing hidden treasures of 20th century Brazilian music

Gafiera: (various performers) Brazilian ballroom dance music

Grupo Los Santos: Jazz ensemble with Afro-Cuban and other Latin grooves

Grupo Saveiro: award-winning samba and pagode band with vocals

Jess Jurkovic and Pedro Giraudo: piano/bass jazz duo

Joyce Cândido: Brazilian vocalist

Judy Handler and Mark Levesque: International mandolin and guitar music

Kaïssa: Contemporary African music

Laura Dreyer Quartet: Brazilian jazz quartet

Marco Granados and “Un Mundo” Ensemble: Flutist/composer/arranger

Marianni: Brazilian vocalist

Mart’nália: the great samba tradition lives on!

Miho Nobuzane Brazilian Jazz Group: pianist/composer/vocalist with her trio or quartet

Nanny Assis and ensembles: Singer/percussionist and two ensembles

Napua Davoy: vocalist/pianist/composer/lyricist

Nó Em Pingo D’Água: from Brazil, the great choro novo group

Ogans: The music and dance of Bahia

Ologunde: Afro-Brazilian Folkloric Music & Dance Group

Patrick Poladian: American jazz standards with a French touch

Paul Meyers: Guitarist/composer/arranger

Paulinho da Viola: The legendary Brazilian composer/singer/musician

Paulo Moura: Grammy Award winning Brazilian instrumentalist,
composer/arranger

Pedro Giraudo Jazz Orchestra: 13-piece band led by Argentine-born
composer/arranger/ bassist Pedro Giraudo

Rabo de Lagartixa: from Brazil, the great choro novo group

Rob Curto: New accordion sounds from Brazil

Russ Spiegel Jazz Quartet: guitarist Russ Spiegel and ensemble

Samba New York: A Rio-style “escola de samba” in New York City

Sofia Tosello: Latin American song stylist

Son De Madre: salsa, son and more

Susan Pereira and Sabor Brasil: Brazilian jazz ensemble with vocals

Trio 202: from Brazil, three luminaries of instrumental music: Toninho Ferragutti, Ulisses Rocha, Nelson Ayres

Trio Los Platinos: Romantic, authentic bolero music from Puerto Rico

True Sugar Jazz Groove: Miho Nobuzane  & Tetsuya Sato

Urban Tango Trio: Piano/bass/violin, performing both traditional and new “tango nuevo”

Vanderlei Pereira: Drummer/percussionist/educator

Vanessa Falabella: Brazilian vocalist

Vera Mara: Vera Mara and The Brazil Quartet, featuring Cidinho Teixeira