Performing Ethnomusicology Series kicks off with Jovino Santos Neto Trio

13 Jan

A January 14 concert and workshop by Brazilian-born multi-instrumentalist Jovino Santos Neto and his trio kicks off the School of Music’s Performing Ethnomusicology Series, running through Winter Quarter 2011.

The series of lectures, seminars, concerts and workshops, organized by the school’s Ethnomusicology division, will focus on musical traditions from around the world and will bring to the University of Washington campus leading scholars and performers in those genres.

January 14: Jovino Santos Neto Trio

Brazilian-born Jovino Santos Neto worked as a pianist, flutist and producer with the legendary Hermeto Pascoal from 1977 to 1992. Since moving to Seattle in 1993, he has continued to perform with internationally renowned musicians and has received three Latin Grammy nominations.

* 12:30-1:20 p.m., Brechemin Auditorium: The Jovino Santos Neto Trio blends contemporary harmonies with traditional Brazilian grooves. FREE

* 2:30-4:30 p.m., Music 213: Workshop. FREE



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