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Minas Quintet with Larry McKenna at World Cafe Live - Philadelphia

Where

World Cafe Live - Philadelphia
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
Map
215-222-1400

When

Sat, November 17, 2018
8:00 pm

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Musicians

Patricia King
Patricia King

vocalist

Larry McKenna
Larry McKenna

sax, tenor

Tom Cohen
Tom Cohen

drums

Minas
Minas

band/orchestra

About

Minas returns to WCL for their annual November show. Last year it was the smash “Beatles in Bossa Nova”. This November, the Minas Quintet will present a tribute to Jobim and Cole Porter, two of the most revered songwriters from North and South America. Renditions of Porter’s “Begin the Beguine”, “So In Love”, “Love for Sale”, “Night and Day” and others will be presented with a Brazilian twist, while Jobim’s “Samba do Avião” (Jet Samba), “Águas de Março” (Waters of March), “One Note Samba”, and “Corcovado”, also among others, will be presented with an authentic Brazilian beat, but in a jazzy style. Completing the repertoire, Minas will perform a few compositions penned by Orlando and Patricia Haddad, which were inspired by the music of Jobim and Cole Porter....

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Orlando Haddad uploaded this event on October 22, 2018

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