Valtinho Anastácio

Presenting World-renowned Brazilian percussionist Valtinho Anastácio paying tribute to the musical greats: Milton Nascimento, Egberto Gismonti, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays. Sets at 8pm & 9:30pm Cover $20 at the door Featuring: Hector Martignon – Piano Leo Traversa – Bass Victor Jones – Drums & Trumpet Valtinho Anastácio – Percussion & Voice Special Guests: Alex Foster – Saxophone Michael Wolff – Piano   Born in Sao Paolo, Brasil, Valtinho’s journey as a musician started as a child, inspired by the very streets he grew up on. This young musician soon realized that his love was with the many percussion instruments that pervaded the music of one of the richest musical cultures on the planet, and slowly, he learned to master the congas, the pandeiro, the berimbau, the agogos, the abes, the caixas and more.  His voice then became the bridge upon which his craft took form. He went … Continue reading Valtinho Anastácio