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Rogerio Boccato, Gili Lopez & Vinicius Gomes / Brazilian Jazz

$15

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Date:
September 1
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$15
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TERRAZA 7
40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States
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Phone:
+01 347-808-0518
Website:
terraza7.com

Rogerio Boccato, Gili Lopez & Vinicius Gomes / Brazilian Jazz
Presented by Terraza 7 Outdoors
Thursday, September 1st, 2022 at 7:00 pm.

$15 Cover charge for Patio
$20 Suggested donation.

Featuring:

Rogerio Boccato / Percussion
Gili Lopes / Bass
Vinícius Gomes / Guitar

About Rogerio Boccato:
Brazilian percussionist and educator Rogério Boccato plays/recorded in projects led by some of today’s leading jazz artists, among them Maria Schneider, John Patitucci, Fred Hersch, Brian Blade, Kurt Elling, Danilo Perez, Renee Rosnes, and many others. He has also collaborated with top-ranking Brazilian artists, such as Toninho Horta, Moacir Santos, Zé Renato and Vinicius Cantuária.
He is featured on three Grammy-award winning albums: Kurt Elling & Danilo Perez‘s “Secrets Are The Best Stories“, “The Thompson Fields”, with the Maria Schneider Orchestra, and on Billy Childs’ “Rebirth”. He is also featured on multiple Grammy-nominated albums, among them: Kenny Garrett’s “Beyond The Wall”, John Patitucci‘s “Remembrance“ (alongside Joe Lovano and Brian Blade), and on Alan Ferber’s “Jigsaw“.
As a longtime member of the “Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo”, Rogério Boccato has played with Antonio Carlos Jobim, Hermeto Pascoal, Milton Nascimento, Egberto Gismonti, João Bosco, Joe Zawinul, among many others.
Rogério Boccato has been a faculty member of the Manhattan School of Music , NYU and of the Percussion department of The Hartt School (University of Hartford) teaching Brazilian Music and Ritmica.

About Gili Lopes:
Born in 1983 in Porto Alegre, was introduced to music through the sounds of Brazilian folklore. At the age of 14, he started playing the bass self-taught and soon started playing with local bands around his state. In his early twenties, he moved to London where he obtained a bachelor degree in jazz studies at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a session musician in the United Kingdom for a decade after that.
He has performed alongside with highly inspiring musicians such as John Crawford, Duduka Da Fonseca, Marcos Valle, Gregory Generet, Fred D’Oelsnitz, Noe Reinhardt, Misha Piatigorsky, Nicholas Folmer, Dom Salvador, Heidi Vogel and over the years has performed in 28 countries in venues such as Queen Elizabeth Hall, London Jazz Festival, Seoul International Jazz Festival, Jazz a Juan, Festival A to Z in Bulgaria, Nice Jazz Festival, SummerStage in Central Park, Frederic Chopin Philharmonic, Sono Centrum Brno, Casino Estoril in Portugal, Jazz at the Lincoln Center, among others.

About Vinicius Gomes:
Guitarrista, violonista e compositor, lançando em 2017 seu primeiro álbum inteiramente autoral, “Resiliência”, dedicado a fundir o universo brasileiro ao jazz moderno.
Tem se apresentado com importantes compositores e intérpretes, como Zizi Possi (com quem atua como guitarrista e arranjador no show “À Flor da Pele”), Rosa Passos, Jane Duboc, Arthur Verocai e Oswaldinho do Acordeon, além de nomes da música instrumental como Toninho Ferragutti (com quem gravou o disco “A Gata Café”, vencedor do Prêmio da Musica Brasileira 2017), Thiago Espirito Santo, Robertinho Silva e Mestrinho. Também tem trabalhado com orquestras como OSESP e Jazz Sinfônica de SP.
Possui mestrado pela ECA/USP, onde escreveu o trabalho “Helio Delmiro – Composições para Violão Solo”, vencedor do PROAC 2015 na categoria música instrumental.
Vem participando de diversos trabalhos autorais na música instrumental brasileira com músicos como Daniel de Paula, Guilherme Ribeiro, Rafael Abdalla e Alexandre Silverio, além de ser um dos líderes do grupo KVAR.
Já se apresentou em festivais como: Festival Internacional de Jazz de Buenos Aires (ARG), Festival de Jazz do Capão (Chapada Diamantina – BA), Jazz a La Calle (Mercedes – Uruguai), Bourbon Street Festival (Paraty – RJ), FIMUPA (Belém – PA) Festival de Jazz de La Plata (ARG), Festival de Garanhuns (PE), SESC Jazz & Blues (SP). Também se apresentou na Finlândia, Suécia e Colombia.