Saturday, November 14, 2015
Brazilian Vocalist Maucha Adnet performed, toured and recorded with legendary composer Antônio Carlos Jobim and Banda Nova for ten years.
For this performance, she will be supported by Brazilian musicians Helio Alvez (piano) and Duduka DaFonseca (drums) and Austrian bassist Hans Glawishnig.
Jobim was the most popular composer of bossa novas and has been “considered one of the most important songwriters of the 20th century.
Adnet toured and recorded numerous albums with Jobim, including the Grammy Award winning “Antonio Brasiliero;” he called her voice “deep, rich and mysterious.”
Alvez played withJoe Henderson, Phil Woods, Slide Hampton, Airto and others.
DaFonseca mastered drums in Bossa Nova’s 1950s surge.
In Brazil and U.S. he’s played with Jobim, Astrud Gilberto, Herbie Mann,John Scofield, Gerry Mulligan, Kenny Barron, and many more.
Sponsored by Mary Ellen Copeland & Ed Anthes of Peach Press.
Tickets $20-40 sliding scale, $15 students
At door, on-line, In the Moment Records, reserved by phone.
Please call ahead for handicap access.
Vermont Jazz Center
72 Cotton Mill Hill #222
Brattleboro, VT 05301
802 254 9088