An evening of Brazilian Jazz with Mente Clara and Paula Maya band. First Paula Maya show in Austin after her Brazilian tour, and last Mente Clara show before going on their Western US and Canada tour!
Paula Maya is a Brazilian keyboardist, singer, songwriter based in Austin, TX. Her new CD Iluminar was released on May 4th 2015, and is getting a lot of great press. A mix of Brazilian, jazz and world-pop. More info and music samples here: http://yellowhouserecords.com/press.html
Mente Clara was born out of a love for the music of Hermeto Pascoal and other Brazilian masters. They combine soaring melody with sophisticated harmony and the danceable rhythms of Northeastern Brazil. Their second album, Forrozêra releases on June 2, 2015.