Wednesday January 31, 7pm
Panorama Brasil presents: Brazil's Modern Poets
Featuring Jacqueline Gawler, Diana Clark, and Doug de Vries
From the earliest days of samba, Brazil has produced lyricists capable of social insight, cutting wit and subtle beauty. From the protest songs of the dictatorship eras, to the intimacy of bossa nova, Panorama Brasil presents incredible songs from some of Brazil’s greatest modern poets, including Chico Buarque, Fernando Brant, Vinicius de Moraes and Edu Lobo. Bookings strongly recommended. Presented by the Melbourne Recital Centre
Second Sunday of each Month
Trio Agogo at the Brunswick Green
4-6pm in the garden
Trio Agogo are back at the Brunswick Green for a summer of music. Join us in the garden on the 2nd Sunday of each month for two sets of choro. 313 Sydney Rd, Brunswick.
Friday February 16, 7pm
Dany Maia at the Paris Cat
Dany Maia returns to the Paris Cat with incredible samba, bossa nova, forro, and more. Dany is from Salvador da Bahia - the centre of Afro-Brazilian music and culture - and she'll be singing some incredible songs from her homeland. Music from Baden Powell, Cartola, Jobim and more. Doors open 6:30pm Bookings strongly recommended.
Thursday March 22, 8:30pm
Alastair Kerr Quartet at the Paris Cat
Featuring Paul Williamson (trumpet)
One of Australia's leading trumpeters, Paul Williamson, joins the new edition of this quartet. With young guns Daneil Mougerman (piano) and Jordan Tarento (bass), this group explores jazz inspired by rhythms from Brazil and Cuba, creating a distinct sound in the Australian jazz scene.