EDDIE GAZANI & MIKE BEVAN - THE SOUNDS OF BRAZIL
Date Sunday 5th June
Tickets $15 (+bf)
Feast in the music from the streets of Rio! Be delighted and immerse yourself in the spirit of South America along with some of the finest performers of Brazilian music in Australia, in this enthusiastic celebration of music. Eddie & Mike’s performances are one of the best examples of sophisticated Brazilian music.
Originally from Rio de Janeiro, Eddie Gazani now resides in Australia, bringing the Latin grooves of his home to audiences around the world. A gifted guitarist with a deep affinity for the Brazilian 7-string classical guitar he has performed alongside some of Rio’s great Samba and Choro veterans. Also an accomplished singer and songwriter, Eddie draws inspiration from his immense love of music, travel, culture and life itself, which resonates effortlessly as he performs with the true spirit of Brazilian passion and vitality!
Good friend and fellow musician Mike Bevan is also an amazingly accomplished guitarist. Having studied jazz guitar in New York and Boston and Brazilian music in Brazil, he has performed jazz, blues and Brazilian music locally, nationally and internationally for many years. Both have recorded numerous CDs and have performed at festivals all around the world. Joined by the common ground of their love for the music of Brazil, they are highly respected as masters in Brazilian Jazz.
Choro, Samba, Bossa Nova and Jazz are sumptuously presented with beautiful arrangements, intricate passages and beautiful melodies. They will be joined by special guest and Violin virtuoso Rebecca Karlen for a very special show. Don't miss your chance to celebrate the rich and sophisticated sounds of Brazil in a show that captures the true spirit of Brazilian passion and vitality!