Brazilian Jazz group ORIGEM returns to The Jazz in the Garden concert series at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden begins its 15th season on May 27, 2016, with weekly performances on Fridays through August 28. The free concerts feature local and nationally acclaimed musicians who perform a wide variety of musical styles—blues fusion, Brazilian, be-bop, salsa, Latin, and Afro-Cuban—every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:30 in the Sculpture Garden, located between 7th and 9th Streets along Constitution Avenue NW. www.facebook.com/NationalGalleryofArt.
Please bring a folding chair or blanket for seating. In the case of inclement weather call 703-324-7469 (1hour before show time).www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances
The Jazz in the Garden Series begins its 14th season in May.This is one of the highlights of Origem's outdoor performances . The free concert series features jazz artists performing a wide variety of styles—salsa, blues fusion, xylophone, Afrofunk, and more—every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:30 in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden.
Origem performs for the kids at Highland Middle/High School. We are joined by some amazing musicians; Campbell Charsee on keyboards, Lucas Ashby on percussion, and Ben Roseth on saxophone.
As a part of the DC Jazz Festival, the Hill Center presents a concert featuring Brazilian Jazz band: Origem When: Tue, 06/24/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Cost: $15 Advance; $20 Day of purchase ticket here: http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=buy.event&eventID=191C0484-F93F-0008-59C441BDC1739CE4 Sax: Godwin Louis Keyboard: Campbell Charshee Bass: Leonardo Lucini Drum: Alejandro Lucini Watch their Kennedy Center performance: http://www.kennedy-center.org/explorer/artists/?entity_id=10836&source_type=B DC Jazz Festival is celebrating their 10th Anniversary with performances citywide June 24-29. 2014. Check out their full schedule at www.dcjazzfest.org. Origem has performed in many local and national music festivals and venues such as The Kennedy Center, The Sculpture Gardens at the National Galley of Art, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Folk Life Festival, Blues Alley Jazz Club, The Carter Baron Amphitheater, The Rosslyn Jazz Festival, Lake Anne Jazz Festival, Taste of DC Festival, Montgomery College World Arts Festival among others. Awarded and internationally recognized musicians have performed with Origem such as: Frederico Pena, Gregoire Marett, Benito Gonzales, Alex Brown, Alex Han, Vince Evans, Leo Gandelman, Raul Mascarenhas, Dan Reynolds, Peter Fraize, among others. The group performs a variety of Brazilian music styles from the Southeast and Northeast regions of Brazil such as Samba, Bossa Nova , Forro, Afoxe and Maracatu, mixed with jazz, funk, rock, and other styles to create a unique blend like no other.
Manager: Lucini Music
Brazilian music group Origem has been performing in the Washington Metropolitan area for over 15 years. The group's mission is to bring awareness of Brazilian culture through music.
Origem has performed in many local and national music festivals and venues such as The Kennedy Center’s Millen...See Full Bio
Leonardo Lucin - Bass
“The Lucini brothers are the nexus of a growing Latin jazz scene in Washington... spreading the rhythmic gospel of their homeland.”