The standard Jazz & Blues Pageant is again! After two years going down in various codecs because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the twenty fourth version comes with the particular taste of reuniting musicians with a big captive viewers of the competition in its mountain construction. The interval and the place couldn’t be totally different: it’ll happen through the Carnival, from February 18 to 21, in Guaramiranga, Ceará. Reveals, chats, workshops and tributes will mark this system, which shall be primarily festive, with company not solely from jazz and blues, but in addition from different genres, ingesting from their sources the richness of their interpretations.
Singer and composer from Ceará Ednardo shall be honored on the competition. On the Cidade Jazz & Blues stage, a construction erected by the occasion at every launch, he presents some songs from the repertoire of “50 anos de Sarau Vox 72”, an album that was created from a tape recorded at a farewell occasion held at his father’s document retailer earlier than his journey to Rio de Janeiro 5 many years in the past. On the present, Ednard shall be accompanied by Carlinhos Patriolino (guitar), Cláudio Mendes (keyboards and samplers), who indicators new track preparations, Luiz Miguel (bass) and Igor Ribeiro (drums). Carol Damasceno, Kellen Kristty, Régis and Rogério Soares on vocals.
Marimbanda, an ideal reference of instrumental music in Ceará, pays tribute on this version to Luizinho Duarte, one of the crucial revered musicians in Fortaleza, with greater than 500 cataloged works. The grasp composer, drummer and founding father of the group Luizinho died in April 2022, two months after his final efficiency with the group, which came about on the Rachel de Queiroz Theater in Guaramiranga through the Jazz & Blues Pageant – Particular Version. At the moment the Marimband consists of Heriberto Porto (flutes), Thiago Almeida (preparations and piano), Pedro Façanha (acoustic bass) and the most recent member Michael da Silva (drums and percussion). On this present, the group presents a repertoire that visits the discography and honors the works of the grasp with new readings and preparations by Thiago Almeida, trying to the way forward for the quartet.
Along with her highly effective voice, elegant gestures and sound that conveys the musical traditions of Mali, the nation of her origin, mixed with components of blues, jazz and digital sounds, the singer Djely Tapa, who lives in Canada, presents the repertoire “Album Barokan, a tribute to ladies and Africanism” on the competition. With this solo album, she was honored with the Canadian Juno Award for World Music Album of the 12 months and the 2020 Juno Awards. Djely Tapa shares the phrases of knowledge and vocal artistry of the griots, emblematic figures of each historical and up to date Malian society. . He comes from an illustrious line of griots; she is the daughter of the legendary Djela Bouya Diarra and Kandia Kouyaté, one of many largest singers in Mali.
If we speak about voices, one conquered hundreds of followers within the nation by collaborating within the newest version of The Voice Brasil. Makem, an artist from Ceará, started revealing his voice in 2015 in a karaoke bar in Barra do Ceará, a district of Fortaleza. In 2019, he launched ”Simplesmente Teu”, his first unique work, unique composition, textual content and melody, organized by Ananias Góis and produced by Amedício Jr. With components of R&B from the 90s, the track tells a few damaged coronary heart, but in addition an initiative of self-love. Again in 2019, Makem joined his first unbiased mission known as “SoulSin”. Right now, Makem hits the highway along with her new present “Vozes”, the place the artist subtly explores the good nationwide and worldwide voices of at the moment and yesterday. Along with his velvety voice and stuffed with references, Makem needs to convey what’s in our hearts in distinctive interpretations with this new present.
Singers Marília Lima, Jael Lia and Shirley Cordeiro, singer and keyboardist Gabriela Willis, guitarist Débora Marc, bassist Mirele Alencar and drummer Ayla Lemos are Ladies of the Blues. Collectively on stage for the primary time, they may delve into the historical past of the musical style and current “Blues Yesterday, Right now, At all times!”, a present specifically conceived for this yr’s competition. Seven feminine representatives of the glowing scene of Ceará in a mix of abilities, trajectory and musicality. Will probably be a journey by means of the beginnings of the blues, by means of the roots of the Delta and Chicago, and thru the blues influences on Brazilian music, till it arrives on the unique manufacturing of artists like those that have come collectively particularly for this present.
Hamilton de Holanda is again on the Guaramiranga competition, a mandolin participant who, along with many awards, has captivated audiences on tour all over the world. He, pianist Salomão Soares and drummer Huge Rabello type the Hamilton de Holanda Trio, which presents the present “The place Choro meets Jazz”. The repertoire contains hymnal pearls reminiscent of “Um Tom para Jobim” (Sivuca and Oswaldinho), “Chega de Saudade” (Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes), “Chorinho for Him” (Hermeto Pascoal) and classics from the mandolinist’s unique repertoire. like “Tamanduá”, “Nasceu o Amor” and “Saudades do Rio” and a few unreleased ones like “Endelessly”, a partnership with Snarky Pet bassist Michael League, and “Flying Rooster”, the tentative title of his new mission.
Guitarist and composer from Ceará Cainã Cavalcante additionally presents instrumental music with a jazz contact on the competition. The artist has a profession spanning over 20 years, which started on the age of ten when he gained his first classical guitar competitors in São Paulo, the place he presently lives. He has a number of live shows in Brazil, Latin America and European international locations reminiscent of Germany, Austria, Holland, France, Latvia and Sweden, and 7 launched albums, two of them in 2021, “Paracosmo” in collaboration with Ricardo Bacelaro and ” Sinal dos Tempos – Cainã touches Garoto’, a partnership with Paulo Braga and Guto Wirtti that brings to life the work of Garoto, a local of São Paulo, one of the crucial well-known composers of his time. Seven many years after his dying on the age of 39, Garoto is studied, revered and his musical treasures recorded by notables reminiscent of Baden Powell, Bola Sete, Guinga, João Gilberto and Yamandu Costa. It’s this work that Cainã will current on the twenty fourth Jazz & Blues Pageant.
Trombonist and composer from Espírito Santo, Joabe Reis, involves the competition with a wealthy sound background that makes him one of the crucial revered names in up to date Brazilian instrumental music. Joabe Reis produced and in 2020 launched his first self-titled album “Crew in Church”, the title of which refers to his relationship with the gospel musical references added to hip-hop and his experiences within the metropolis of São Paulo, the place he lives, and concrete music. There are 9 tracks the place jazz is worshipped, extremely influenced by hip-hop, neo soul, funk and pop. His compositions spotlight components of Afro-Brazilian music and R&B and produce collectively vital names in instrumental music reminiscent of Toninho Horta, Nelson Ayres and London trombonist Elliot Mason. Joabe Reis has labored as a trombonist, arranger and/or producer for names reminiscent of Bob Mintzer (USA), Anitta, Robin Eubanks, Hermeto Pascoal, Ivan Lins, Toninho Horta and the Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo.
Vanessa Moreno and Salomão Soares, essentially the most outstanding Brazilian jazz duo of at the moment, additionally take to the stage of the competition on this version. Winner of the Brazilian Music Professionals Award in 2017 and 2018 within the class “Singer” and in 2021 as “Singer” and “Creator”, Vanessa stands out as one of many largest musical revelations in Brazil. Pianist, arranger and composer Salomão Soares has already recorded or shared the stage with nice artists of Brazilian music reminiscent of Hermeto Pascoal, Hamilton de Holanda, Toninho Horta, Leny Andrade and Toninho Ferragutti (with whom he recorded a duo album), amongst others. One of many revelations of the Brazilian piano, Salomão is the winner of the MIMO Instrumental Award 2017, finalist of the piano competitors on the Montreux Pageant 2017 – Switzerland, winner of the Novos Talentos Award on the Savassi Pageant 2018. As a duo, Vanessa and Salomão have launched two works: “Chão de Flutuar” (2019) and “Yatra-Tá” (2021). The repertoire contains composers reminiscent of Joyce Moreno, Luiz Gonzaga, Djavan, Hermeto Pascoal and Tania Maria, one of many major influences of the duo, which impressed the title of this second document.
The multi-artist Silvero Pereira, who has been to Guaramiranga so many occasions and took part within the conventional Northeastern Theater Pageant (FNT), returns to the mountain city, this time on the stage of the Jazz & Blues Pageant with the present “Silvero interprets Belchior”, a tribute to his countryman who crammed the viewers, so be it. It is a present that cuts like a knife, cuts deep into the soul. The songs carried out by Silver tackle the connotations of one other Latin American boy from Mombasa who banished starvation and thirst by means of artwork. The repertoire contains a few of Silver’s favorites, reminiscent of “A hora do lunch”, “Pequeno Mapa do Tempo”, “Paralelas”, and a number of other different particular songs for the artist. The band that can accompany Silver consists of musicians Caio Castelo (guitar and guitar), Dândara Marquês (bass), Joana Lima (keyboards), Rochanna Farias (saxophone) and Vladya Mendes (drums).
The singer from Ceará Lorena Nunes is again on the Jazz & Blues competition. On this version, she presents the present “Embartação” with an aesthetic, sonic and sensory construction that enables the voyage of her music, which originated within the “port” of Ceará, which is destined to essentially the most numerous ports in Brazil and on the earth. . La Mar, the writer’s third and most up-to-date album, is the centerpiece of this composition, a piece that she defines as a gypsy document that incorporates a minimalism of a light-weight load, all the time as a substitute of simplicity, the elimination of excesses. This present is a provocative expertise for the senses, mediated by music that references the traditional round gatherings across the campfire, traditionally used to share songs and tales.
Drummer Robertinho Marçal additionally comes from Ceará, who began his musical profession as a toddler, which he has been following for 28 years. He was a part of Raimundo Fagner’s band for seven years and is presently on tour with Padre Fábio de Melo. Robertinho studied with among the world’s nice drummers reminiscent of Steve Smith, Dave Weckl, Jogo Mayer and Benny Greb in Chicago, and with Dave Dicenza and Henrique de Almeida on the Berklee School of Music in Boston, United States. On the Jazz & Blues Pageant, Robertinho Marçal presents songs from his first solo album that bears his title, launched in 2019 with songs by composers from Ceará. The efficiency entails an immersion within the id of the musician, along with his versatility and virtuosity, with the mission to the touch and transfer the viewers. Robertinho Marçal invited nice musicians and pals to the frequent stage: Miqueias dos Santos (double bass), Thiago Almeida (keyboards), Rafael Maia (keyboards) and Stenio Gonçalves (guitars). The present is a celebration of affection, music, friendship and naturally drumming, his nice ardour.
On the finish of the competition, Don Zefinho’s troupe presents “Circus With out a Roof of Pierced Buffalo Canvas”, a kids’s musical comedy that depicts the story of a northeastern mambembe circus struggling to outlive, with an entertaining present for audiences of all ages. within the media.up to date world. Clowns “Bufão”, “Panfeto” and “Pafim” conduct the charanga, play unique devices dwell, create gags and play with the viewers in a stripped-down and theatrical tone. With its personal musical language and dramaturgy, combining music, theater and components of circus and road efficiency, Don Zefinho’s troupe treads a protracted and enriching path, adopted by a worldwide dialogue with inventive high quality, good humor and swing.
The twenty fourth Jazz & Blues Pageant is organized by By way of de Comunicação. Because of: Enel and Photo voltaic Coca-Cola, by means of the Regulation on State Tradition. Institutional assist: Municipality of Guaramiranga and the Authorities of the State of Ceará by means of the Secretariat of Tradition (Secult-CE).
24. Jazz & Blues Pageant: From February 18 to 21, 2023 in Guaramiranga, Ceará. Web site: www.jazzblues.com.br. Social networks: Fb [Festival Jazz & Blues (CE)] Instagram [@festivaljazzeblues]. Data: email@example.com.