Singer Cleo Corcoran, originally from Rio de Janeiro, has a great love of bossa nova and the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim. Her influences include Astrud Gilberto, Elis Regina, and Gal Costa. Cleo is backed by some of Phoenix’s finest bossa nova musicians with a repertoire that includes all the classic as well as some more obscure musical gems.
Bossa Brazil is:
Cleo Corcoran vocals
Simon Ames vocals and acoustic guitar
Frank Smith flute/sax
Jose DePontes percussion