Luciana Souza: Brazilian Duos featuring Romero Lubambo
Brazilian Duos is a project Luciana Souza has maintained with Romero Lubambo for almost 15 years, with a repertoire as varied and beautiful as the Brazilian landscape, including works by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Cartola, Gilberto Gil, and Toninho Horta. Her Brazilian Duos recordings (Brazilian Duos, Duos II, and Duos III) were all Grammy nominees for best jazz vocal record.
“Over the years I have had a lot of opportunities to perform in this format,” says Souza, “traveling the world, and each time understanding more about the dialogue between voice and guitar, and the inevitable clarity and intimacy. [This project comes] from the desire to peel away the layers of artifice and get to the core of each story, each sound.”
Grammy winner Souza is one of jazz’s leading singers and interpreters. Born in São Paulo, Brazil, in the late 1960s, she grew up in a family of Bossa Nova innovators—her father, a singer and songwriter; her mother, a poet and lyricist. Her work as a performer transcends traditional boundaries around musical styles, offering solid roots in jazz, sophisticated lineage in world music, and an enlightened approach to new music.
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This performance will be live streamed on https://wellesley.edu/live
Generously supported by the Marjorie Copeland Baum Memorial Fund and the Florence Jeup Ford ’22, Mary M. Crawford ‘22, and Virginia Ford ’48 Artist in Residence Endowment Fund.
Apr 6, 2–4 PMCarillon: Spring Recital and Open Tower
Guest carillonneurs will perform on the Wellesley College carillon. Wellesley College Guild of Carillonneurs carries on the tradition of bell ringing, which began when the carillon was first installed in 1931. Guest carillonneurs will perform.Event Date:Saturday, April 6, 2019 -2:00pm to 4:00pm
Apr 30, 7:30 PM
Apr 28, 12–5 PM
May 5–May 9, 2 PMChamber Music Society Spring Concerts
Come enjoy an evening of chamber music in a comfortable setting!Event Date:Repeats every week every Sunday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday until Thu May 09 2019.Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 2:00pmTuesday, May 7, 2019 - 2:00pmWednesday, May 8, 2019 - 2:00pmThursday, May 9, 2019 - 2:00pm