NANNY ASSIS: Brazilian Music

Dec 15, 2023 7:30PM


Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center - 10150 Bonita Beach Road

Cost $35 General Admission


Nanny Assis and Friends, featuring vocalist Dani Assis, performing at the Blue Note, NYC


Don’t miss an electrifying live performance by Nanny Assis, a renowned musician, and percussionist extraordinaire! This intimate concert promises to be a feast for the senses. Join Nanny and his amazing ensemble on a soulful jazzy journey through the rhythms of Brazil and beyond.

New York-based percussionist, singer-songwriter, and guitarist Nanny Assis was born in Salvador, Brazil, and has played with well-known artists such as Janis Siegel, Vinicius Cantauria, Eumir Deodato, Joao Donato, and Paul Simon. He is a teacher of Brazilian jazz, Afro-Brazilian music, and other folk sounds of his native land. He has a great capacity for Brazilian Jazz, Bossa Nova, Forro, and a series of Afro-Brazilian sounds.

In 2011 Nanny Assis received the prestigious Best Singer of the Year Award from the Brazilian International Press.

Friday, December 15, 2023; 7:30pm
Center for Performing Arts, Moe Auditorium & Film Center
10150 Bonita Beach Road
Tickets: $35 General Admission

Spanish Translation

¡No se pierdan la electrizante actuación en vivo de Nanny Assis, un reconcido músico y extraordinario percusionista! Este concierto íntimo promete ser una fiesta para los sentidos. Únanse a Nanny y su increíble conjunto en un viaje conmovedor de jazz a través de los ritmos de Brasil y más allá.

Nanny Assis, percusionista, cantautor y guitarrista radicado en Nueva York, nació en Salvador, Brasil, y ha tocado con artistas de renombre como Janis Siegel, Vinicius Cantauria, Eumir Deodato, Joao Donato y Paul Simon. Es profesor de jazz brasileño, música afrobrasileña y otros sonidos folclóricos de su tierra natal. Tiene una gran capacidad para el jazz brasileño, la bossa nova, el forro y una serie de sonidos afrobrasileños.

En 2011, Nanny Assis recibió el prestigioso premio a Mejor Cantante del Año de la Prensa Internacional Brasileña.

Sábado, 19 de Agosto de 2023; 7:30pm
Centro de Artes de Bonita Springs, Moe Auditorio & Centro de Cine
10150 Bonita Beach Road
Entrada: $35 Admisión General