Nanny Assis


GROUP VINICIUS CANTUARIA/EUMIR DEODATO      

Biography

Singer, drummer, percussionist, song-writer and Bahia native Nanny Assis, has played with such artists as Vinicius Cantauria, Eumeir Deodato. He is a master of Brazilian Jazz, Afro-Brazilian music and other popular and folkloric sounds from his homeland.

Nanny has performed in venues such as Palais Montcalm Quebec City, B.B.King, Blue Note NYC, Bimhuis Amsterdan, Jazz Standard, Birdland, Joe's Pub, Vortex Jazz Club London, Sunset Paris, Regattabar, Dakota Jazz Club, London's BBC, Queen Elizabeth Hall London, Blue Note in Milan, Rome Festival, Newport Jazz Festival, Fregey Theatre in Belgium, TCA in Brazil, and Chiasso Festival in Switzerland.

Rodrigo Villanueva

Rodrigo Villanueva Jazz Quartet

Kristen Shiner-McGuire

Maelstrom Percussion Ensemble

Dave Hassell

Educator

Kevin Ricard

Stevie Wonder/janet Jackson/lionel Ritchie/the Tonight Show Band

Mark Carson

Freelance