By Don Heckman Brazilian singer Katia Moraes has been using a complimentary quotation of mine in her publicity material for a while now. So when I saw that she was performing at Vibrato Grill Jazz…etc. on Thursday night, I thought it might be a good time to check in with her again, to see if… Read More Live Jazz: Katia Moraes and Sambaguru at Vibrato Grill Jazz…etc.
By Don Heckman Any performance by Kátia Moraes and Sambaguru is a gripping tour through the seemingly infinite rhythms and far reaching passions of Brazilian music. And their appearance at Vitello’s Friday night offered all that and more. Moraes has been one of the Southland’s most dynamic singer/dancers since the ’90s. A frequent star of… Read More Live Music: Katia Moraes and Sambaguru at Vitello’s