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Jussanam / Bio

Jussanam is a Brazilian Jazz Singer from Rio de Janeiro living in Iceland from 2008 where she became notorious. She became Icelandic Citizen in 2011 due her artistics habilities and in 2013 she moved to France where she sang for the first time in "la Fete de La Poterie - in Vallauris"supported by the Tourism Office of the City,

Her first CD “Ela é Carioca” was produced by herself in Iceland with songs by Tom Jobim and released in 2009. Her musical work have been getting excelent critics.

She have been performing in all most importants Jazz Festivals in Iceland, destac for Reykjavik Jazz Festival in 2009, RIFF 2011 and in Kalmar Festival 2010-Sweden.

Her Nordic Tour 2012 (August/September), approved and supported by the Nordic Culture Fund involved: Sweden (Stockholm and Gothemburgo), Denmark (Copenhagen), Norway (Oslo), Finland (Helsink) and Iceland (Selfoss, Borganes, þorlakshöfn, Höfn) and it was well suceeded.

The CD Rio/Reykjavík is the second CD of Jussanam recorded in Iceland and produced by herself.

Her Band is composed by known and respected Icelandic Jazz musicians.

The CD RIO/REYKJAVÍK released in 30/11/2012 is bringing some songs written by herself in partnership with musical composers from Iceland, Sweden and USA, also a mix of Jazz classics from Rio-Brazil (Bossa Nova by Tom Jobim) and from Iceland ( Jazz by Jón Muli) and one Icelandic famous Pop song with Bossa Nova rythmic and Portuguese lyrics.

The CD Rio / Reykjavik recorded in live,mixing Jazz, Bossa Nova and Pop with jazz touch, the mix of Nationalities on it and her very personal interpretations makes it one that you must hear!

General Info

Band Members
Jussanam , Ásgeir Ásgeirsson (Guitar), Birgir Bragason (Double Bass) Matthías Hemstock (Drums) , Cheick Bangoura (Perc.), Haukur Gröndal(Sax),Agnar Már (Pi
Artist Name
Jussanam
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/jussanam
Genres
Jazz / Bossa Nova / Latin

Contact Info

Location
Cannes, FR

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