|October 16, 2021|
|New York City|
|NuBlu Jazz Festival|
Brazilian Spiritual Transe Music w/ bassist Bobby Wooten III and electronic & acoustic percussionnists Davi Vieira, Gustavo Di Dalva, Mauro Refosco & Stephane San Juan
Davi Vieira was born in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, studied percussion, capoeira and dance. As a percussionist and vocalist Davi has contributed to recordings, share stage and/or toured with many great artists such as Angelique Kidjo, Carlos Santana, Richard Bona, Sergio Mendes, Sun Ra…
Gustavo Di Dalva is a percussionist, producer and singer/songwriter from Salvador, Bahia, Brazil who started playing the percussion professionally at the age of 13, joined Gilberto Gil’s band when only 16 years old, and worked with a long list of artists including Arto Lindsay, Chico Science & Naçao Zumbi, Marisa Monte, Milton Nascimento to name a few
Mauro Refosco is a Brazilian percussionist who has performed and recorded with artists such as David Byrne, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dirty Projectors, and Thom Yorke’s Atoms for Peace.
Stéphane San Juan is a French drummer/percussionist, singer-composer and music producer. He studied music in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas, Stéphane released three solo albums and toured/recorded with artists such as Amadou & Mariam, Bernard « Pretty »Purdie, Caetano Veloso, Elza Soares, The +2’s, Jane Birkin, João Donato, Manu Dibango, Marcos Valle, Wilson das Neves and many more.
Bobby Wooten III is a Grammy nominated composer, producer and instrumentalist raised in Chicago, Bobby has performed/recorded with Jennifer Lopez, Mac Miller and Jennifer Hudson amongst others. He’s also an instructor at NYU’s Clive Davis Institute