Guinga Meets Berklee
December 12, 2013
As part of the Signature Music Series at Berklee, Brazilian composer and guitarist Carlos Althier de Souza Lemos Escobar – aka Guinga – comes to Berklee on Thursday, December 12th. Beyond being known for incorporating multiple musical styles in his compositions, including choro, samba, baião, foxtrot, blues, jazz, and classical, Guinga’s works have been recorded by such artists as Sérgio Mendes, Paulo César Pinheiro, Elis Regina, Cauby Peixoto, Lela Pinheiro, Turíbio Santos, and others. Tickets are $18 in advance (discount applied at check out), $24 day of show, reserved seating.
The Signature Music Series at Berklee takes place at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston. Purchase tickets at berkleebpc.com, by calling 617 747-2261, or at the Berklee Performance Center Box Office. Visit berkleebpc.com for a full list of events. The venue is wheelchair accessible.