This weekend's picks from my friends gigs, reflecting my weird tastes running from R&B, to world, to hip-hop and other stuff.
By the way, you've got to email me about your gigs if you want me to list them, firstname.lastname@example.org
My piano teacher and world class jazz musician Jovino Sanios Neto, is busy as usual this weekend. If you haven't caught one of his gigs, it's your loss.
Friday, March 11 from 9PM to midnight at Serafina Restaurant (2043 Eastlake Ave. East in Seattle, 206-323-0807) - Duo with vocalist/percussionist Samia Panni. He will be playing a wide variety of great Brazilian tunes in a casual and relaxed atmosphere. No cover, all ages.
Saturday, March 12 from 8 to 10 PM at Slavonian Hall ( 2306 N 30th St, Old Town Tacoma, WA)The Jovino Santos Neto Trio with Chuck Deardorf (bass) and Chris Stromquist (drums) will perform as part of the Tacoma Old Town Jazz & Wine Festival. For more info and tickets, please call (253)759-2518.
Tuesday, March 15 from 5 to 8 PM at the IKEA Store in Renton (600 SW 43rd St, Renton, 98055 - (425) 656-2980) - Jovino Santos Neto Trio with Chuck Deardorf (bass) and Mark Ivester (drums). No cover, all ages.
Paula Maya, the other part of the Brazilian contingent, is also busy:
THIS FRIDAY MARCH 11TH solo,
@ Ipanema Brazilian Grill,
8 - 11PM No cover.
1225 1St Ave Seattle, WA 98101
THIS SATURDAY MARCH 12TH
2-4PM @ KBCS 91.3fm
Spinning the radio show Raizes