Curimba Trio - Brazilian Night
19 Apr 2020 | 7.30pm | £13, £11, £6 under 25s
Curimba Trio is the latest project of pianist and composer Sam Watts in collaboration with guitarist Jurandir Santana and percussionist Adriano Adewale. They play a mix of traditional Brazilian music and jazz, combining wonderful foot-tapping Brazilian rhythms with virtuosic improvisation, creating a captivating live performance.
Their music features familiar samba and bossa nova combined with traditional rhythms from the north-east of Brazil (Baião, Ijexá, Frevo and more). The trio’s members are all established performers and between them have performed with many celebrated musicians, including Gilberto Gil, Gal Costa, Bobby McFerrin, Jason Marsalis and Jean Toussaint.