Upcoming Events
DATE   
VENUE   
LOCATION   
PURCHASE   
NOTES   
Past Events
DATE   
VENUE   
LOCATION   
PURCHASE   
NOTES   
5/02/15 
SAT 
6:00PM   
DC9 Funk Parade!   
Washington, DC
20001   
TBA   
3/11/15 
WED 
8:30PM   
New York, NY
10019   
Brazilian Jazz/Birthday Bash!
2/22/15 
SUN 
7:30PM   
Bethesda, MD
20814   
10/05/13 
SAT 
1-4PM   
Bethesda, MD
   
Free   
09/28/13 
SAT 
5-6PM   
Reston, VA
20191   
Free   
09/25/13 
WED 
8:30PM-12:30AM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
Brazilian, Jazz, R&B
09/24/13 
TUE 
5:30-7:30PM   
National Geographic   
Washington, DC
   
No Cover   
09/20/13 
FRI 
9PM-12AM   
Chez Billy   
Washington, DC
20011   
No Cover   
Brazilian Jazz
09/13/13 
FRI 
6-7PM   
Washington, DC
20566   
No Cover   
09/11/13 
WED 
8:30PM-12:30AM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
Brazilian, Jazz, R&B
08/28/13 
SUN 
8-11PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
Doors 6pm, Samba Lesson 7pm
08/23/13 
FRI 
6:30-8:30PM   
Yards Park   
Washington, DC
20003   
Free   
08/09/13 
FRI 
8-10PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$10 @ door   
08/07/13 
SUN 
8-11PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
Doors 6pm, Samba Lesson 7pm
07/31/13 
SUN 
8-11PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
Samba Funk & Jazz, Free Samba Class 7pm
03/10/13 
SUN 
8-11PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
Birthday Party! Free Samba Class 7pm
02/24/13 
SUN 
8-11PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
Samba Funk & Jazz, Free Samba Class 7pm
02/23/13 
SAT 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
$10 @ Door   
01/27/13 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba Band
Free Samba Class 7pm
01/19/13 
SAT 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
01/13/13 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba Band
Free Samba Class 7pm
01/04/13 
FRI 
9PM   
Leesburg, VA
20176   
TBA   
12/30/12 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba Band
Free Samba Class 7pm
12/14/12 
FRI 
9PM   
New York, NY
10010   
No cover   
3 sets Brazilian & Jazz
12/02/12 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba
Doors 7pm
11/23/12 
FRI 
9PM   
new York, NY
10010   
No cover   
3 sets Brazilian Jazz
11/11/12 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba
Doors 7pm
11/08/12 
THU 
9PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
11/04/12 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Funky Samba
FB Invite
10/25/12 
THU 
8-11PM   
Baltimore, MD
21202   
No Cover   
Brazilian & Jazz
10/18/12 
THU 
8-11PM   
Baltimore, MD
21202   
No Cover   
Brazilian & Jazz
10/14/12 
SUN 
8PM   
Tropicalia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No cover   
Live Samba
Doors 7pm
10/07/12 
SUN 
3PM   
Takoma Park, MD
20912   
FREE   
10/06/12 
SAT 
8PM   
Artisphere   
Arlington, VA
22209   
BUY TICKET   
Alma Tropicalia opening for Forro in the Dark
09/15/12 
SAT 
2:30PM   
Washington, DC
20002   
FREE   
09/03/12 
MON 
8:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$12 Cover   
2 sets Brazilian Jazz
09/01/12 
SAT 
11:30PM   
Nublu   
New York, NY
10009   
   
08/24/12 
FRI 
10PM   
Black Cat   
Washington, DC
20009   
w/Alma Tropicalia opening for Elikeh
08/03/12 
FRI 
6:30-8:30PM   
Yards Park   
Washington, DC
20003   
Free & open to public   
Friday Concert Series w/Alma Tropicalia
07/31/12 
TUE 
10PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
   
3 sets, Brazilian Jazz
07/16/12 
MON 
7-9:30PM   
Fort Reno   
Washington, DC
20016   
Free & open to public   
07/03/12 
TUE 
9PM-3AM   
Washington, DC
20009   
06/15/12 
FRI 
9PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
$10 @ door   
w/Alma Tropicalia, opening for Ikebe Shakedown
06/10/12 
SUN 
2PM   
Washington, DC
   
Free   
06/02/12 
SAT 
9PM   
Washington, DC
20001   
w/Alma Tropicalia, opening for Hank & Cupcakes
06/01/12 
FRI 
9PM   
Baltimore, MD
21201   
$10 @ Door   
04/20/12 
FRI 
8PM   
Washington, DC
20005   
Buy Ticket   
03/24/12 
SAT 
8:30PM-12:00AM   
McLean, VA
22102   
No Cover   
Brazilian Jazz Trio
03/18/12 
SUN 
9:30PM-1:30AM   
Utopia   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
Brazilian Jazz Trio
03/17/12 
SAT 
4-8PM   
Fairfax, VA
22031   
No Cover   
Brazilian Jazz Trio
03/02/12 
FRI 
8PM   
Mt. Rainier, MD
20712   
Buy Ticket   
02/17/12 
FRI 
6-9PM   
Bethesda, MD
20814   
NO COVER   
Brazilian jazz
01/28/12 
SAT 
8PM   
Artisphere   
Arlington, VA
22209   
Buy Ticket   
w/Alma Tropicalia, Elikeh & Bellevederes
12/30/11 
FRI 
9PM   
Black Cat   
Washington, DC
20009   
Buy Ticket   
w/Alma Tropicalia, opening for Bio Ritmo
12/23/11 
FRI 
6:30-9:30PM   
Behesda, MD
20814   
No cover   
Brazilian jazz
12/03/11 
SAT 
7PM   
Washington, DC
20001   
$15 @door   
w/Alma Tropicalia, opening for Chopteeth
12/02/11 
FRI 
7:30PM   
Richmond, VA
23220   
$5 @door   
11/18/11 
FRI 
7PM-9PM   
New York, NY
10002   
$10 @door   
11/03/11 
THU 
5-8PM   
Artisphere   
Arlington, VA
22201   
No Cover   
Jazz Happy Hour Series
10/27/11 
THU 
8:30PM   
IOTA   
Arlington, VA
22201   
$15 @ door   
10/20/11 
THU 
7:30PM   
Fairfax, VA
22031   
No Cover   
10/06/11 
THU 
7:30PM   
Fairfax, VA
22031   
No Cover   
10/02/11 
SUN 
1PM   
Washington, DC
20374   
Free   
10/01/11 
SAT 
10PM   
Black Cat   
Washington, DC
20009   
$12 in advance   
09/10/11 
SAT 
9PM   
Artisphere   
Washington, DC
   
08/27/11 
SAT 
11:30AM-3:30PM   
New York, NY
10025   
No Cover   
Brunch - 3 sets
08/22/11 
MON 
6-7PM   
Kennedy Center Atrium   
Washington, DC
20566   
No Cover   
Happy Hour 5:30-8pm
08/18/11 
THU 
10PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
08/14/11 
SUN 
9:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
08/13/11 
SAT 
8PM   
The 8X10   
Baltimore, MD
21230   
   
w/Alma Tropicalia
08/07/11 
SUN 
9:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
08/04/11 
THU 
10PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
07/21/11 
THU 
5-8PM   
Washington, D.C.
20024   
No Cover   
07/21/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, D.C.
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
07/14/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, D.C.
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
07/08/11 
FRI 
7-10PM   
Sala Thai   
Bethesda MD
   
No Cover   
3 sets
07/07/11 
THU 
9PM   
Washington, D.C.
   
   
w/Alma Tropicalia
07/07/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, D.C.
20009   
No Cover   
3 sets
07/02/11 
SAT 
10PM   
Black Cat   
Washington, D.C.
20009   
$25 @ door   
w/Alma Tropicalia
06/30/11 
THU 
5-8PM   
Washington, D.C.
20024   
No Cover   
06/23/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
   
3 sets
06/18/11 
SAT 
11:30AM   
SMOKE   
New York, NY
10025   
No Cover   
3 sets 'til 3:30PM
06/16/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
   
3 sets
06/11/11 
SAT 
10PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 Cover   
w/Alma Tropicalia
06/10/11 
FRI 
10:30PM   
Washington, DC
20002   
$10 Cover   
w/Alma Tropicália
06/09/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
   
3 sets
06/03/11 
FRI 
10:30PM   
COMET   
Washington, DC
20008   
$10 Cover   
w/Alma Tropicalia
06/02/11 
THU 
10:30PM   
Washington, DC
20009   
   
3 sets
05/19/11 
THU 
10:30pm   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
2 sets
05/12/11 
THU 
10:30pm   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
2 sets
05/06/11 
FRI 
7-11pm   
Arlington, VA
22202   
No cover   
w/Matvei Sigalov
05/05/11 
THU 
10:30pm   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
2 sets
04/07/11 
THU 
10:30pm   
Washington, DC
20009   
$5 @ door   
2 sets
08/11/10 
WED 
7:30-10PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY
10009   
FREE   
3 sets
08/06/10 
FRI 
8PM   
Framingham, MA
01702   
2 sets
07/28/10 
WED 
7:30-10PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY
10009   
FREE   
3 sets
07/24/10 
SAT 
11:59PM   
Iridium   
New York, NY
10020   
Sat midnight show
06/02/10 
WED 
7:30-10PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY
10009   
FREE   
3 sets
05/19/10 
WED 
7:30-10PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY
10009   
FREE   
3 sets
04/20/10 
TUE 
7:30-10PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY
10009   
FREE   
3 sets
04/12/10 
MON 
8:30-11:45PM   
New York, NY 10012
   
$12 @ door   
2 sets
03/17/10 
WED 
8:30-11PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY 10009
   
FREE   
3 sets
02/23/10 
TUE 
8-10:30PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY 10009
   
FREE   
3 sets
02/14/10 
SUN 
12:30 & 2:30PM   
Blue Note   
New York, NY 10012
   
$24.50   
Includes brunch + drink
01/25/10 
MON 
8-11PM   
10 Degrees   
New York, NY 10009
10009   
FREE   
Jobim Birthday Tribute
01/11/10 
MON 
8-11PM   
10 Degrees   
New York, NY 10009
10009   
FREE   
Very chill hang!
01/06/10 
WED 
8-10:30PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY 10009
   
FREE   
3 sets
12/28/09 
MON 
8:30-11:45PM   
New York, NY 10012
   
$12 @ door   
2 sets
12/09/09 
WED 
8-10:30PM   
Esperanto   
New York, NY 10009
   
FREE   
2 sets
10/06/09 
TUES 
7:30PM   
Colors RED   
Tamuning, Guam
   
   
2 sets
10/02/09 
THU 
9PM   
Tamuning, Guam
96913   
   
1 set
09/26/09 
SAT 
8PM   
Birthday   
Matsue, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/25/09 
FRI 
7:30PM   
Chove Chuva   
Osaka, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/24/09 
THU 
8PM   
La Boemia (ex Urbana)   
Nagoya, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/23/09 
WED 
9PM   
Soul Branch Cafe   
Aomori, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/22/09 
TUE 
8PM   
Copo do Dia   
Tokyo, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/21/09 
MON 
7:30PM   
Rakuya   
Tokyo, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/20/09 
SUN 
6PM   
Kentiru Bijyutukan Hall   
Okayama, Japan
   
   
1 set
09/19/09 
SAT 
7:30PM   
Moco & Songs   
Fukuyama, Japan
   
   
1 set
09/18/09 
FRI 
7:30PM   
Creole   
Kobe, Japan
   
   
2 sets
09/13/09 
SUN 
3PM   
Edgewater, NJ
07020   
Free & Outdoors   
Raindate Sept 20
08/22/09 
SAT 
8PM   
Framingham, MA
01702   
Or Call 508-405-2787
08/20/09 
THU 
10PM   
Beehive   
Boston, MA
02116   
No Cover   
We play 'til 1:30am
08/18/09 
TUE 
8-11PM   
10 Degrees   
New York, NY
10009   
No cover   
Wine & Cheese Bar
08/03/09 
MON 
8, 10PM   
Oakland, CA
94607   
2 sets
08/01/09 
SAT 
8PM   
Pacific Union Club   
San Francisco, CA
94108   
private event   
07/22/09 
TUE 
8PM   
San Salvador   
El Salvador
   
   
Special Guest
07/21/09 
MON 
8PM   
San Salvador   
El Salvador
   
   
Special Guest
07/12/09 
SUN 
7:30-9PM   
PIOLA   
Arlington, VA
22209   
FREE   
Washington DC show
07/05/09 
SUN 
7:30-9PM   
PIOLA   
Arlington, VA
22209   
FREE   
Washington DC show
06/29/09 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
3 sets
06/27/09 
SAT 
1-3PM   
PK Yonge HS   
Gainesville, FL
32601   
FREE   
75-year Anniversary
06/16/09 
TUE 
8-11PM   
10 Degrees   
New York, NY
10009   
Free!   
Great wine & cheese
06/07/09 
SUN 
12:30PM   
Blue Note   
New York, NY
10012   
2 sets
05/30/09 
SAT 
5-7PM   
Felt Club   
Boston, MA
02111   
05/19/09 
TUE 
8PM-11PM   
10 Degrees   
New York, NY
10009   
Free   
Great wine & cheese!
05/15/09 
FRI 
8PM-12AM   
New York, NY
10065   
No Cover   
4 sets
05/13/09 
WED 
8,10,11:30PM   
Smoke   
New York, NY
10025   
212.864.6662 5-8pm   
3 sets
04/06/09 
MON 
7PM   
Life Time   
Shizuoka, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
04/05/09 
SUN 
7PM   
Life Time   
Shizuoka, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
04/04/09 
SAT 
8PM   
Brick Brock   
Oita, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
04/03/09 
FRI 
7:30PM   
Club "Jazzspot J"   
Tokyo, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
04/02/09 
THU 
8PM   
Star Eyes   
Nagoya, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
04/01/09 
WED 
7PM   
Mr Kellys   
Osaka, Japan
   
   
Japan Tour
03/23/09 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 Cover   
3 sets
03/11/09 
WED 
8 & 10:00PM   
New York, NY
10014   
   
Birthday Jam Show!
02/24/09 
TUE 
8PM   
New York, NY
10009   
Free   
Awesome wine & cheese bar
02/11/09 
WED 
9:30PM   
Zinc Bar   
New York, NY
10012   
   
guest appearance
02/09/09 
MON 
10PM-12AM   
New York, NY
10002   
Free   
w/Benny Rietveld
01/26/09 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
3 sets
12/15/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
3 sets
12/09/08 
TUE 
12:30-2PM   
Sony Bldg Atrium   
New York, NY
10022   
Free   
550 Madison Ave
11/21/08 
FRI 
12:30AM   
Blue Note   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 Cover
10/06/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
3 sets
08/25/08 
MON 
7:30, 9:30PM   
New York, NY
10023   
07/23/08 
WED 
8,10,11:30PM   
New York, NY
10025   
212.864.6662   
Call btwn 5 & 8pm
07/14/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
3 sets
07/02/08 
WED 
8 & 10PM   
The Kitano   
New York, NY
10016   
No Cover   
$15 min/set
06/20/08 
FRI 
8PM   
Framingham, MA
01702   
Or Call 508-405-2787
06/08/08 
SUN 
12:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
   
2 sets
05/19/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
   
3 sets
05/03/08 
SAT 
8-10PM   
Casa Frela   
New York, NY
10026   
$20 incl wine & hors d'oeuvres
04/14/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
   
3 sets
04/04/08 
FRI 
9PM   
Cambridge, MA
02139   
04/02/08 
WED 
12-1PM   
Worcester, MA
01608   
Free Concert   
WICN Brown Bag Concert Series
04/01/08 
TUE 
1PM   
Interview on WICN   
Worcester, MA
01608   
Internet Broadcast   
"Jazz New England" w/Tyra Penn
03/19-23 
 
   
Lima, Peru
   
   
03/15/08 
SAT 
5PM   
Miami, FL
33056   
30 min set
03/11/08 
TUE 
8 & 10PM   
New York, NY
10014   
Birthday Bash/Jam Session!
02/23/08 
SAT 
8 & 10:30PM   
Miami, FL
33141   
2 sets
02/22/08 
FRI 
8 & 10:30PM   
Miami, FL
33141   
2 sets
01/28/08 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 @ door   
01/19/08 
SAT 
9PM   
Tenerife, Spain
   
90 minute set
1/4/08 
FRI 
12:30AM   
Blue Note   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 Cover
12/11/07 
TUE 
12:30-2PM   
The Sony Bldg Atrium   
New York, NY
10022   
Free Concert   
550 Madison Avenue
12/05/07 
WED 
8 & 10PM   
New York, NY
10014   
212.255.3626
11/29/07 
THU 
8:30,10:30PM   
Miami, FL
33141   
11/12/07 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 @ door   
11/05/07 
MON 
8PM   
Winter Garden Theater   
New York, NY
10019   
Private event   
10/29/07 
MON 
8-11:30PM   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 @ door   
09/29/07 
SAT 
8-10:00PM   
Casa Frela   
New York, NY
10026   
Buy Tickets
646-752-4019   
$14 incl wine &
hors d'oeuvres
09/27/07 
THU 
9,11,12:30   
Zinc Bar   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 @ door   
09/15/07 
SAT 
8-10PM   
TCAN   
Natick, MA
01760   
508.647.0097   
09/14/07 
FRI 
1-2PM   
Worcester, MA
01608   
Interview & live performance
08/30/07 
THU 
8,10,11:30PM   
Smoke   
New York, NY
10025   
212.864.6662   
Call btwn 5 & 8pm
08/27/07 
MON 
10PM   
Joe's Pub   
New York, NY
10003   
Visit Website   
1 set only!
08/20/07 
MON 
9PM-12AM   
Mannahatta   
New York, NY
10012   
No Cover   
08/08/07 
WED 
8-11PM   
The Kitano   
New York, NY
10016   
No Cover   
$15 min/set
07/28/07 
SAT 
11:30pm   
New York, NY
10023   
$10 @ door   
After Hours/1 set
07/27/07 
FRI 
11:30pm   
New York, NY
10023   
$10 @ door   
After Hours/1 set
07/26/07 
THU 
11pm   
New York, NY
10023   
$10 @ door   
After Hours/1 set
07/25/07 
WED 
11pm   
New York, NY
10023   
$10 @ door   
After Hours/1 set
07/24/07 
TUE 
11pm   
New York, NY
10023   
$10 @ door   
After Hours/1 set
07/09/07 
MON 
8-11:30pm   
New York, NY
10012   
$8 @ door   
Brazilian jazz
06/19/07 
TUE 
8, 9:30pm   
New York, NY
10014   
212-255-3626   
Brazilian Music Tribute
06/17/07 
SUN 
12pm   
Newark, NJ
07102   
No charge   
Live Interview
06/16/07 
SAT 
12-4pm   
107 ST Block Party
btwn B.way/Amsterdam
take 1 train   
New York, NY
10025   
Outdoors/Free   
06/09/07 
SAT 
8-10pm   
Casa Frela   
New York, NY
10026   
RSVP
646-752-4019   
$12 incl wine &
hors d'oeuvres
06/08/07 
FRI 
9-11pm   
Brooklyn, NY
11215   
$10 @ door   
Brazilian & originals
05/31/07 
THU 
7:30pm   
New York, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
1 set only!
05/19/07 
SAT 
7:30-10:30pm   
Beverly Hills, CA
90210   
No Cover   
310-205-8990 for resv
05/11/07 
FRI 
8:30pm   
Brooklyn, NY
11215   
$10 @ door   
2 sets
4/26/07 
THU 
7:30pm   
Brooklyn, NY
10012   
$10 @ door   
1 set only!
04/13/07 
FRI 
8:30pm   
Brooklyn, NY
11215   
$10 @ door   
2 sets
03/28/07 
WED 
8pm   
New York, NY
10012   
$7 @ door   
1 set only!
03/09/07 
FRI 
9pm   
Brooklyn, NY
11215   
$10 @ door   
2 sets
03/01/07 
THU 
7-8pm   
New York, NY
10002   
$10 @ door   
1 set only!
10/31/06 
TUE 
9:30pm, 10:45pm   
New York, NY
10010   
212.206.0440   
CD Release Party!
08/24/06 
THU 
8:30, 10:30pm   
Miami, FL
33141   
08/23/06 
WED 
1:30pm EST   
88.9FM WDNA   
Miami, FL
   
   
08/18/06 
FRI 
7, 9pm   
Denver, CO
80203   
08/17/06 
THU 
12:30pm CST   
Jazz 89 KUVO   
Denver, CO