Saranaide Delivers A Magical Warm Breeze Of Bossa Nova

Bossa Nova is a unique genre associated with jazz. The music forever linked to the country of Brazil. There is a beat you can hear and feel. When you do hear it, you know it right away. A swaying samba that imbues subtle beauty. Subtle beauty is what we were treated to last night as […]

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Jazz In Town: Live Stream An Evening Of Bossa Nova

(Photo Credit: A photo of Saranaide by Alana Adetola Arts Photography, LLC who will be appearing in the Live From Premier Cabaret Lounge Live Stream Series this Friday.  The photo also appeared in this week’s Gusto of the Buffalo News.) Most, unfortunately, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has hit us hard here in WNY.  […]

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Saranaide Gives Us A Delightful Summer Night Of Bossa Nova

The skies, sun, pinkish sunset, and the eventual summer starry night aligned for a beautiful evening on Friday, July 31. What made it all the better was the air being filled by the mesmerizing music of the multi-talented Saranaide and her trio of superb musicians. Taking us on a trip to Brazil and the music […]

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Summer Jazz Series at Providence Social

Next up is The Lindsey Holland Duo with Holland on vocals and Jared Tinkham on guitar. The Lindsey Holland Duo performs all your favorite Jazz and Bossa Nova songs, but with modern touches. Holland takes you on a journey in each song, exploring the various melodic landscapes and emotions conveyed by the lyrics. Holland and […]

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João Gilberto: 10 Bossa Nova Songs We Love

The beloved Brazilian artist João Gilberto died at the age of 88 on Saturday, July 6. Leaving behind a forever-lasting genre of music that is loved the world over – Bossa Nova. The style of music Gilberto pioneered in the 1950s launched a wave of music from Brazil to the United States and beyond. Influencing […]

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The Jonathan Hughes Quintet

The Jonathan Hughes Quintet (featuring Mike DiGiacomo (sax), Tim Clarke (trumpet), Harry Graser (piano), Jonathan Hughes (bass), and Rob Lynch (drums) will play songs from Hughes’s 2018 release, “Luna”, and songs from his upcoming release that blend bossanova, neo soul, and modern jazz styles. Learn more at www.jonathanhughes.com Get Luna on iTunes, Amazon, or https://jonathanhughes.bandcamp.com […]

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JazzBuffalo And MusicalFare Theatre Present Quiet Nights: The Music Of Jobim And Bossa Nova

On Friday, October 23rd at 8pm JazzBuffalo and MusicalFare Theatre (Premier Cabaret Lounge) are teaming up again to bring to you a special night of jazz, bossa nova, and jazz samba.  On this evening, the tribute performance Quiet Nights: The Music Of Jobim, Gilberto, Bossa Nova, and Jazz Samba will take place in the Premier […]

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