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Sergio Mendes and Eliane Elias at The Music Center at Strathmore

Sergio Mendes and Eliane Elias ruled the stage Friday night as part of Strathmore’s Jazz Samba Project festival, celebrating Brazilian bossa nova music. Both Elias and Mendez performed some early bossa nova with greater emphasis on how the genre quickly morphed into the more free-wheeling jazz/samba embraced by american jazz musicians. According to Dr. Bryann […]

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