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Minas Presents Beatles In Bossa Nova at World Cafe Live - Philadelphia

Where

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

When

Sat, November 11, 2017
8:00 pm

Add to Calendar 2017-11-11 8:00 pm 2017-11-11 Minas Presents Beatles In Bossa Nova at World Cafe Live - Philadelphia She was from the North. He was from the South. He loved The Beatles. She loved Bossa Nova. They met in college, wrote a song together, and the rest is history.

Native Brazilian, Orlando Haddad, grew up in Brazil in the 1960s, when both Bossa Nova and the British Invasion were at their peak. Learning to sing The Beatles taught him English. Patricia King, who grew up in the United States, learned Brazilian Portuguese from listening to Sergio Mendes and singing Bossa Nova.

Throughout their career Minas has been merging opposites, north and south, jazz and samba, male and female, yin and yang. Beatles in Bossa Nova offers exactly that - British/American music tinged with Tropicalism, Brazilian music influenced by rock. Blackbird, Come Together, Day Tripper, Fool on the Hill, Eleanor Rigby, She Loves You, In My Life, Something, Within Without You, With A Little Help from my Friends, Here Comes the Sun, Get Back, and more, come to life in the form of Bossa Nova, Samba, Afochê, Baião, Partido Alto, Samba Reggae, Frevo, etc.

If you’re a fan of Minas, Brazilian music, and The Beatles, this event is a must!

Featuring:
Orlando Haddad, guitar and vocals
Patricia King Haddad, piano and vocals
Jim Stager, bass
Tom Cohen, drums
John Swana, valve trombone and EVI
Andrew Neu, saxophone
with special guest Jordan Haddad from Flightschool
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Tickets

$25

Musicians

Minas
Minas
band/orchestra
Andrew Neu
Andrew Neu
saxophone
John Swana
John Swana
trumpet
Patricia King
Patricia King
vocalist
Jim Stager
Jim Stager
bass
Orlando Haddad
Tom Cohen
Tom Cohen
drums

About

She was from the North. He was from the South. He loved The Beatles. She loved Bossa Nova. They met in college, wrote a song together, and the rest is history.

Native Brazilian, Orlando Haddad, grew up in Brazil in the 1960s, when both Bossa Nova and the British Invasion were at their peak. Learning to sing The Beatles taught him English. Patricia King, who grew up in the United States, learned Brazilian Portuguese from listening to Sergio Mendes and singing Bossa Nova.

Throughout their career Minas has been merging opposites, north and south, jazz and samba, male and female, yin and yang. Beatles in Bossa Nova offers exactly that - British/American music tinged with Tropicalism, Brazilian music influenced by rock. Blackbird, Come Together, Day Tripper, Fool on the Hill, Eleanor Rigby, She Loves You, In My Life, Something, Within Without You, With A Little Help from my Friends, Here Comes the Sun, Get Back, and more, come to life in the form of Bossa Nova, Samba, Afochê, Baião, Partido Alto, Samba Reggae, Frevo, etc....

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Brendan McGeehan uploaded this event on October 9, 2017

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