Jazz | Catina DeLuna & "Lado B Brazilian Project"
Saturday, Jan 28 2023, 8:00pm - 10:30pm EST. copy to my calendar, iCal export
Soka Performing Arts Center 1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, FL 92656, United States (map)

Brazilian pianist, vocalist, composer and voice actress Catina DeLuna has enjoyed a successful and varied musical career since beginning to play the piano and sing at a young age. After completing a B.A. in Brazilian Popular Music at the prestigious UNICAMP University in São Paulo, she founded two award winning groups: the vocal group Arirê, in which she was responsible for arranging, playing piano, and singing, and the group Serenata Brasileira, playing classic Brazilian songs from the 1920’s and 30’s, in full authentic costume and style. Catina currently has two independent released CDs available, Na Era de Ouro, from Serenata Brasileira, and Brazilian Accent, her solo debut featuring classic Bossa Nova standards.​

In 2015 Catina DeLuna and pianist, arranger and producer Otmaro Ruiz Joined forces to release a highly acclaimed album “Catina DeLuna & Lado B Brazilian Project featuring Otmaro Ruiz”. The record has now received an official GRAMMY nomination for the 2016 Grammys in the category of Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals.

This concert is presented in partnership with BluePort Jazz