Get ready for the unique sound of The Larry Stefl Group! Playing the Brazilian jazz compositions of Cartola, Baden Powell, Moacir Santos, Tom Jobim and Hermeto plus jazz standards and original compositions, this ensemble of highly accomplished Bay Area musicians will get your pulses racing and your feet tapping with their rhythmic melodies and lyrical stylings.
Composer Larry Stefl, a founding member of the Berkeley Jazz Guitar Ensemble, plays guitar and contributes the (Portuguese) vocals. He is joined by Jim Broadstreet on trumpet and flugelhorn; Jim Davidson on piano and melodica; Fred Randolph on stand up bass and Paul Yonemura on drums. www.larrystefl.com
Come to the OCA Cabaret and enjoy this evening of lush Brazilian melodies and rhythms at OCA’s acoustic sweet spot. Dance space available. Fine refreshments including wine and beer for sale. Wheelchair Accessible. $18 Advance; $20 at the door. www.occidentalcenterforthearts.org 707-874-9392.