Marcio da Silva and Ariel Gragnani, both Brazilian born, will be joined by Bulgarian clarinettist Boyan Ivanov and percussionist Emmanuel MacDonald as they share some of their favourite ‘bossa nova’, samba, and choro numbers with us.
This evening they will explore highlights of one of the best known of Brazilian music styles have become immensely popular. If you haven’t experienced an evening of ‘bossa nova’ music before, then we highly recommend this to you. If you have enjoyed one previously, then you will find some old favourites and some new gems to delight the ears. There is no doubt that the unique style of ‘bossa nova’ is captivating to listen to – its rhythmical complexity and unusual tonality are mesmerising.