Luna Cohen's Brazilian Jazz Night
Entry Requirements: Under 18s to be accompanied by an appropriate adult
Originally from Belo Horizonte in Brazil, Luna Cohen has been making quite an impact in the UK and world music scene. Luna initially settled in Spain in the early 2000's and over the following 10 years has gone to on establish herself as a Brazilian singer of considerable note within the Spanish musical community. However, looking to broaden her artistic horizons she relocated to London in 2014, which was definitely to our gain. Her smooth but powerful vocals have been heard in a variety of high profile venues across the UK. An excellent singer who has already recorded four albums under her name for the well respected Spanish label Temps Records, tonight Luna will be accompanied by a brilliant Anglo-Brazilian combination from the finest exponents of Brazilian music in the UK. The band’s musical repertoire will combine original songs by Luna Cohen with covers from masters of Brazilian music. Featuring Luna Cohen on vocals, Sam Watts on piano, Matheus Nova on bass and Marius Rodríguez on drums.
The quartet’s musical repertoire covers the Brazilian standards of such masters as Joao Gilberto, Jobim, Djavan, Ivan Lins and Jao Donato, as well as original compositions from the band members themselves with some exciting rhythmic improvisations