Saturday, August 30, 8:00 p.m. A special concert with guitarist Alfredo Muro! www.alfredomuro.com. Milagro Theater, 525 SE Stark St., Portland, OR. Alfredo will perform his beautiful solo guitar arrangements, and together we will present songs from the brilliant song cyle, Afro-Sambas, by Baden Powell and Vinicius de Moraes. Bossa nova great, Tom Grant, will join me for some Jobim classics. With bassist Brian Healey and percussionist Todd Strait. $20; tickets on sale now at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/808272
Saturday, September 27, 7:30 p.m. A night of American and Brazilian songs with 2 of Portland’s jazz luminaries ~ singer Shira and pianist/singer Tom Grant! Classic Pianos, 3003 SE Milwaukie Ave. (503) 239-9969. Details TBA.
Saturday, October 2, 7:00-10:00 p.m. At the beautiful Heathman Hotel in downtown Portland ~ details TBA.
Venues Played Art in the Pearl Festival, Portland Jazz Festival, Jimmy Mak’s, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Aladdin Theater, Arrivederci Wine, Wilf’s Restaurant, The Heathman Hotel, Old Church Jazz Concerts, Tony Starlight’s, The Bite (Portland), Bumbershoot (Seattle), Andina Restaurant, The Allison Hotel, Duck Pond Cellars, Oregon Zoo Concerts ,The Marriott Hotel, Pistol River Concert Series, The Riverplace Hotel, Multnomah Athletic Club, Jazz at Cannon Beach, Museum After Hours (Portland Art Museum), University Club, Persimmon Country Club, Oswego Lake House, Jazz at Joe’s (Bend), Blue Heron Arts (Vashon Island, WA), King County Concerts in the Park ,Touche Restaurant ,The Ivories Jazz, Club Portland State University