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Vinicius Gomes, Vitor Cabral, Edward Perez / Brazilian Jazz  (1)
Vinicius Gomes, Vitor Cabral, Edward Perez / Brazilian Jazz  (1)

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Terraza 7

Vinicius Gomes, Vitor Cabral, Edward Perez / Brazilian Jazz (1)

This trio, led by an acclaimed guitarist-composer and featuring the renowned drummer Vitor Cabral, melds Brazilian rhythms with modern jazz. Celebrated for their album "Resilience," they've collaborated with top Brazilian artists and performed globally, leaving a mark with their innovative sound.

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Time & Location

Mar 24, 2024, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Terraza 7, 40-19 Gleane St, Elmhurst, NY 11373

About the event

Vinicius Gomes, Vitor Cabral, Edward Perez / Brazilian Jazz

Presented by Terraza 7 

Date: Sunday, March 24th, 2024

Time: 7:30 pm.

Admission: $20 Cover Charge for Mezzanine

Featuring:

  • Vinicius Gomes / Guitar
  • Edward Perez / Bass
  • Vitor Cabral / Drums

About Vinicius Gomes: 

Guitarist, guitarist and composer, releasing in 2017 his first album entirely authorial, “Resilience”, dedicated to merge the Brazilian universe to modern jazz.

He has performed with important composers and performers, such as Zizi Possi (with whom he acts as guitarist and arranger in the show “À Flor da Pele”), Rosa Passos, Jane Duboc, Arthur Verocai and Oswaldinho do Acordeon, as well as names of instrumental music such as Toninho Ferragutti (with whom he recorded the album “A Gata Café”, winner of the Brazilian Music Award 2017), Thiago Espirito Santo, Robertinho Silva and Mestrinho. He has also worked with orchestras such as OSESP and Jazz Sinfônica de SP.

He has a master’s degree from ECA/USP, where he wrote the work “Helio Delmiro – Compositions for Guitar Solo”, winner of PROAC 2015 in the instrumental music category.

He has been participating in various Brazilian instrumental music authorial works with musicians such as Daniel de Paula, Guilherme Ribeiro, Rafael Abdalla and Alexandre Silverio, besides being one of the leaders of the group KVAR.

He has performed in festivals such as: Festival Internacional de Jazz de Buenos Aires (ARG), Festival de Jazz do Capão (Chapada Diamantina – BA), Jazz a La Calle (Mercedes – Uruguay), Bourbon Street Festival (Paraty – RJ), FIMUPA (Belém – PA) Festival de Jazz de La Plata (ARG), Festival de Garanhuns (PE), SESC Jazz & Blues (SP). He has also performed in Finland, Sweden and Colombia.

About Vitor Cabral:

Vitor stands out in the Brazilian music scene as a highly versatile drummer and percussionist. His musical voyage commenced with classical piano at age 7 and later evolved into a focused pursuit of drumming, supported by a scholarship at the prestigious FASCS. Now with nearly two decades of professional experience, Vitor has shared the stage with a roster of Brazil's finest artists, spanning diverse genres from jazz to Fado and beyond.

In addition to his performance career, Vitor is an accomplished producer and musical director, bringing his keen ear and creative vision to collaborations with both Brazilian talents and international artists such as Akua Naru and Honey LaRochelle. His expertise extends into crafting evocative original scores for audiences in Brazil and abroad.

Educationally, Vitor is dedicated to lifelong learning, immersing himself for over 14 years in the study of philosophy and aesthetics with notable scholars. His academic passions enrich his roles as a music director at the elite L.A.G bistro and as a dynamic performer with acclaimed acts including Gal Costa.

Beyond the stage and studio, Vitor's commitment to education manifests in his work as a guest professor at Instituto Dasein and MAM-SP, where he merges music with philosophical inquiry. He continues to explore the depths of philosophy, particularly the work of Heidegger, under the guidance of professor Marco Antonio Casanova. Vitor also contributes thoughtfully to discussions on music and culture as a critic for notable online platforms.

About Edward Perez

Edward Perez, based in Queens, New York, is a multifaceted musician known for his work as a composer, arranger, and bassist. His compositions have been performed by notable entities like The Silkroad Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma, and his music has been heard in venues from New York's intimate clubs to the Kennedy Center. A Harvard alum, Perez honed his craft in diverse genres, from jazz to South American traditional music, collaborating with renowned musicians globally.

After enriching his experience in Peru with Afro-Peruvian legends, Perez returned to New York to delve into modern jazz, gaining acclaim in international tours with jazz and Latin jazz legends. His discography includes the Grammy-nominated "Second Chance" by Hector Martignon.

An active educator, Perez teaches at The New School and Queens College, and co-leads the Terraza Big Band in New York, blending modern jazz with Latin American styles. His dynamic career reflects a deep commitment to exploring and integrating varied musical influences.

Tickets

  • Patio

    Gain privileged access to the concert at Terraza7 Outdoors, where you'll enjoy the intimacy of a private space with seating. Immerse yourself in the melodies and rhythms, all while being in close proximity to the talented musicians.

    $20.00
    +$0.50 service fee

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