Saturday, October 5, 2019|7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Duduka da Fonseca Trio

"The universal appeal of Brazilian jazz is how measured, melodic emotion is energized from within by subtle, invincible rhythm. Da Fonseca may be the best in the world at motivating and sustaining that special vital pulse.” Thomas Conrad, JazzTimes. Join Brazilian percussionist Duduka da Fonseca for a weekend of trio with Helio Alves on piano and Peter Washington on bass.

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Duduka da Fonseca


Born in Rio de Janeiro, Duduka Da Fonseca is a 3-time GRAMMY Award Nominee Drummer. He has appeared on over 200 albums alongside American Jazz icons as well ...

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Helio Alves


Helio Alves was born in São Paulo, Brazil, in 1966 and started piano lessons at age 6. Following his early immersion in playing the pop standards and classical ...

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Peter Washington


Perhaps the most recorded bassist of his generation, Peter Washington has also played an integral part in two of the most important and highly praised jazz trios of ...

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