More Info: trifecta.brownman.com
A 3-part series featuring the Canadian jazz icon on flugelhorn with 3 world-class vocal divas & 3 elite Brazilian jazz bands!
Fri Sept 15 - featuring JANELLE MONIQUE
The Trane Studio
964 Bathurst St. (1 1/2 blocks north of Bloor @ Follis)
$10 adv. / $15 door / all shows start @ 9:30 pm
This week featuring urban vocal diva JANELLE MONIQUE, best known as the lead singer with latin electronica outfit PLAN C and often appearing with urban funksters METHODOLOGY. Her knowledge and abilities in the Brazilian music spectrum are extreme.
Week 1 - Sept 01: with Eliana Cuevas & COHESION
Week 2 - Sept 08: with Aline Morales & PERMUTAÇÕES
Week 3 - Sept 15: with Janelle Monique's BRAZILIAN NIGHTS
Most acclaimed for Latin-jazz playing & compositional brilliance amongst his singularly diverse range, Trinidadian-Canadian trumpet icon Nick "Brownman" Ali demonstrates his strong roots in Brazilian jazz as well; the great Claudio Roditi being one of his mentors.
This three-part series will witness NOW Magazine's 2005 Jazz Artist of the Year playing exclusively flugelhorn and teaming up as musical director with three of Canada's most acclaimed world-jazz vocal divas leading three all-star ensembles comprised of the country's pre-eminent players.