Columbia University in the City of New York
Close
Search our site

Hit enter to search or ESC to close

Jazz

Luciana Souza & Vince Mendoza

Storytellers with All-Star Big Band
Saturday, October 15, 2022, 8PM
Miller Theatre at Columbia University

Brazilian-born Luciana Souza is one of the most important singers of her generation, and “her voice traces a landscape of emotion that knows no boundaries” (Entertainment Weekly). She joins forces with Vince Mendoza—one of the most versatile composer/arranger/conductors of the last two decades—for Storytellers, a special collaboration featuring beloved songs by Brazilian composers such as Antônio Carlos Jobim, Chico Pinheiro, Guinga, and Gilberto Gil, performed with a big band of extraordinary musicians.

Luciana Souza 960x1446
Luciana Souza by Kim Fox

Brazilian-born Luciana Souza is one of the most important singers of her generation, and “her voice traces a landscape of emotion that knows no boundaries” (Entertainment Weekly). She joins forces with Vince Mendoza—one of the most versatile composer/arranger/conductors of the last two decades—for Storytellers, a special collaboration featuring beloved songs by Brazilian composers such as Antônio Carlos Jobim, Chico Pinheiro, Guinga, and Gilberto Gil, performed with a big band of extraordinary musicians.

“Mendoza is one of those arrangers who has introduced new, subtle voicings, and Souza is one of the few singers who has ably moved between both symphonies and contemporary jazz orchestras.”

— Downbeat Magazine
Sub Save

Subscribe
and Save 20%

  • Save 20% off single-ticket prices
  • Enjoy free ticket exchanges if your plans change
  • Get priority access to the best seats
  • Hear about next year's programming first
Subscribe & Save

Stay Updated

Be the first to hear about new initiatives and programs, including announcements about our free Pop-Up Concerts.

Sign Up

Support Us

Every gift—large or small—helps us realize our mission of bringing exceptional, unique artistic projects to our stage.

Make a Donation