Houston will be illuminated with the lively rhythms of Brazilian Music and the grandiose voice of Margareth Menezes presenting her music and art. Described as the “Brazilian Aretha Franklin” by the Los Angeles Times, Margareth’s concert will showcase her latest released DVD “To Gil and Caetano”, honoring the two greatest Brazilian musicians, Gilberto Gil and Caetano Veloso, and also the best hits of her career that marked the Brazilian popular music's history.
A true energetic and beautiful presentation directly from Bazil. Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-nominated, Margareth is an awarded Brazilian pop star with international recognition, having toured with David Byrne and recorded several albums released worldwide, which have been lauded by such publications as Billboard and Rolling Stone magazines. In her 29 years of career, her amazing voice covered all continents with 21 international tours, 14 CDs/LPs and 3 DVDs.“The charismatic performer is the memorable centerpiece of 'Brazil Night' at the HollywoodBowl.” Don Heckman – Los Angeles Times.
The concert is part of the cultural program from Brazilian Foundation; a nonprofit organization based in Houston whose mission is to foster cultural exchanges between Brazil and UnitedStates. To learn more about the Brazilian Foundation, visit www.bffoundation.org
The event is produced by BRZ Productions and Next Brazilian Productions, two premier event companies that work together with the Brazilian Foundation, with more than 15 years in the market dedicated to bring the best of art and Brazilian culture to the United States. Their goals are to promote quality, impactful events where Brazilian culture is exposed to others.