The Brazilian-American Cultural Institute is Proud to Present
BRAZILIAN SAXOPHONE AND FLUTE SUPERSTAR & TRIO
Live at the Brazilian-American Cultural Institute
On Saturday, September 9, 2006
First at 7:00 p.m. and a second one at 9:00 p.m.
A Patricia Secco production
Raul Mascarenhas is a composer, saxophone and flute player from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, currently residing in Paris, France. He has recorded and played with many of Brazil's foremost recording artists, such as: Johnny Alf, Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Moraes Moreira, Maria Bethânia, Virgínia Rodrigues, Hermeto Pascoal, Toninho Horta, and many others. With Gilberto Gil, he's been working in tours around the world and recording since 1984. He has released 3 CDs: "Raul Mascarenhas", "Sabor Carioca" and "Coisa Feita", this last one, with the compositions of the great Brazilian composer João Bosco, came out in Brazil in 2005. He has co-released the CD "Pressão Alta" with great saxophone/flute player from Brazil, Mauro Senise. Living in France since 1998, has been a member of the Sporting Club of Monaco Orchestra, performing with artists like George Benson, James Brown and others. Raul has been recording and playing as well with great French bass player Jean Marc Jafet. At the moment, Raul is recording and touring with the greatest Brazilian singer in France, Catia Werneck. Raul Mascarenhas is working on his new CD that will come out in 2007.
Ticket prices (In advance):
BACI Member: $25.00 | Non-Member: $30.00
Ticket prices (At the door):
BACI Member: $30.00 | Non-Member: $35.00