Singer, guitarist, composer, drummer, and percussionist, Vinicius Cantuaria is a well-known Brazilian musician in the sphere of bossa nova and jazz. Leader of the rock band “O Terco”, he released six albums in Brazil in the 80s and with his album “Sol na Cara” (Grammavision), was a pioneer of the neo-Brazilian music in 1996. He then became one of the most important downtown New York figures, multiplying collaborations with artists as eclectic as Brian Eno, Laurie Anderson, Brad Mehldau, Arto Lindsay.
2011 saw the release of the brilliant and multi-rewarded album «ÊLagrimas MexicanasÊ», a duet with Bill Frisell, and his newest album «ÊIndio De ApartamentoÊ» goes even further in brevity and purity, while maintaining an exemplary singularity toward the bossa nova world.
Saturday, June 30 at 1:00pm
Allen Theatre, Playhouse Square
1407 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115