8 pm: Marcos Suzano Trio | Auditorium
9.30 pm: Terri Lyne Carrington | Auditorium
A drum in hand: Suzano teases the sound spectrum of bass drum, snare, and hi-hat from the Brazilian pandeiro using his thumbs, the palms of his hands, and the tips of his fingers. Employing backbeat, he fuses Samba with Funk or Jungle, accompanied by Sérgio Chiavazzoli on guitar and André Carneiro on bass.
The master of the sticks began her career on the Jazz drums at the age of ten. Her groove is rooted in the traditions of Jazz and Blues, which she laces with R&B, Indie Rock, Afrobeat, or free improvisation. One of today’s most influential drummers worldwide, she has played with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, and Cassandra Wilson.