Nanny Assis



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.

Jim Greiner

Hands-on! Drumming®

Mark Carson


Daniel de los Reyes

Zac Brown Band

Rodrigo Villanueva

Rodrigo Villanueva Jazz Quartet

Kevin Ricard

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