Fri, January 26, 2018
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2018-01-26 7:00 pm
Raquel Cepeda: Jazz And Bossa Nova at Emporio Brazilian Grill
Houston Jazz singer and songwriter Raquel Cepeda curates and performs a Jazz and Bossa Nova Series at Empório Brazilian Grill, bringing the best of Brazilian Jazz to West Houston accompanied with a rotation of the best players of the Houston Jazz Scene.
Based in Houston, Raquel Cepeda is originally from Venezuela. She has recorded 2 CDs, "Juegos de Playa" (2001) and her solo CD "I'm Confessin’” (2013), and has participated in projects with other artists including the CD “The Fountainhead” by american trumpet player Kenneth Easton (2014) and "Vogue Samba Jazz" by Brazilian pianist Marvio Ciribelli (2017). Raquel was the winner of the first place of the “Ucevista Voice Festival” in Venezuela in 1995, has toured Brazil with her band Brazil Samba Jazz, writes her own original compositions, and has sang with important figures in jazz including legendary american jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis.
More info: www.raquelcepeda.com
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Emporio Brazilian Grill, 12288 Westheimer Rd.