Sofia Rei will be touring with her trio: featuring Peruvian upright and electric bassist, Jorge Roeder, a Thelonious Monk Competition semi-finalist, and GRAMMY-nominated Colombian percussionist, Tupac Mantilla. Don't miss her at La Peña this FRIDAY! ... See MoreSee Less
Sofia Rei in Concert: Argentinian World Jazz Vocalist
October 28, 2016, 8:00pm - October 28, 2016, 11:30pm
La Peña presents: Sofia Rei
Friday, October 28, 2016 at 8pm (Door Open at 7:30pm)
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Critically acclaimed Argentine vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Sofia Rei is a contemporary musician strongly rooted in jazz and Latin American folk music traditions. She is widely considered one of the most inventive and passionate artists on the current New York City music scene.
Originally from Buenos Aires, Sofia Rei ties together diverse influences in a haunting yet uplifting program of rhythmic sophistication and melodic purity - beautiful and compelling. Since moving to NYC in 2005, she has worked with renowned musicians including Bobby McFerrin, John Zorn, Lionel Loueke, and Maria Schneider. Sofia has performed at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, Blue Note, Annenberg Center, Chicago World Music Festival, Montreal Jazz Festival, and Vancouver Jazz Festival, to mention just a few.
For this October 2016 tour, Sofia Rei will be touring with her Trio, featuring Peruvian upright and electric bassist, Jorge Roeder, a Thelonious Monk Competition semi-finalist, and GRAMMY-nominated Colombian percussionist, Tupac Mantilla.
Sofia with Tupac Mantilla: www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4U7cdUoxN4
Sofia’s solo project Umbral: www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yP7oqpsorI
Sofia with Jorge Roeder: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rl4E-XDqkWw
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