Tag: JAZZ ROOM
With a Talented Quartet, Duda Lucena Tours “The Music of Brazil” with Raucous, Upbeat, & Sensuous Surprises Along the Way
The 80-minute “Music of Brazil” set included a wide assortment of Braziliana by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Caetano Veloso, Djavan, and Lucena himself – and it could be accurately judged by the title of the Quartet’s one non-Brazilian excursion, the Gershwin Brothers’ “‘S Wonderful.”
Saxophonist Steve Wilson has an extensive discography. This past month in the JAZZ ROOM, “a most enjoyable show,” Steve and his group of musicians tackled original material with aplomb. This review by All About Jazz shares it all.
Charlotte has a wealth of talented musicians and a vibrant music community. Some local leaders would like to make Charlotte a music destination. Here’s what a few, including JazzArts Charlotte, had to say.