Join us for a great night of jazz guitar from New York to Brazil.
Steve Cardenas has been an integral part of the jazz community in New York since 1995. Steve was a longstanding member of Paul Motian's Electric Bebop Band and Octet as well as Charlie Haden's Liberation Music Orchestra. Among the groups he plays with currently are Steve Swallow's Quintet, Jon Cowherd’s Mercy Project, the Ben Allison Band and the John Patitucci Electric Guitar Quartet. He has toured the world extensively performing at countless international music festivals and clubs. Steve also leads his own trio and has released four recordings as a leader. His most recent album, Melody in a Dream, is on Sunnyside Records.
Originally from Rio de Janeiro and based in the Bay Area, guitarist/composer Ricardo Peixoto is among the top representatives of Brazilian guitar in the US today. His fluid melodic style and keen compositional sense explore Brazil’s rich and diverse traditions, both in his original work as well as in arrangements of Brazilian classics. His recording and performance credits include Claudia Villela, Flora Purim and Airto, Bud Shank, Dom Um Romão, Sivuca, Claudio Roditi, Raul de Souza, Toots Thielemans, Dori Caymmi, Guinga, Arturo Sandoval, Spok, Jovino Santos Neto, Marcos Silva and Terra Sul. He has performed throughout the US, Europe, Canada, Japan and Brazil.
DOORS AT 6:30PM, SHOW AT 7PM
$15-25 Sliding Scale
** No refunds or exchanges are permitted. **