Rafael Fraga - Fado meets Bossanova Music and lyrics by Rafael Fraga
With: Rafael Fraga - vocals, guitar and Portuguese guitar Aki Spadaro - piano Marko Bonarius - double bass Efraim Schulz-Wackerbarth - drums
Management: Sue van Rens Photo by Marloes Levie Artwork by Marco Silva - Mousse studio
Fado meets Bossanova blends the romantic lyricism of Portuguese Fado and the rich harmonies and rhythms of Brazilian Bossanova, in a diversified program that includes mostly Rafael's original songs and texts, along with some classics and the music of essential modern Brazilian authors such as Ivan Lins or Toninho Horta.
In a sophisticated proposal, Fado meets bossanova is an invitation to discoverthe nostalgic landscapes of Lisbon, embraced with tropical warmth. This program is also Rafael's debut as lead singer.
This program is available in different formats. Please contact us for bookings and enquiries.