“The Brazilian musician Adriano Trindade is Jazz Brazil”
Brazilian musician Adriano Trindade plays Jazz/Brasil (from Brasil). Going through several countries including the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Scotland, Switzerland, Uruguay, England, New Zealand, Denmark, Germany, Czech Republic, Sweden, Norway, Austria to name a few, one can already say that Adriano is a citizen of the world.
Considered the precursor of samba-rock in New Zealand and Europe, where he lived since 2007, Adriano Trindade has always been ahead of samba jazz and samba-rock movement that swept London and Paris for a few years, where the shows took place at the renowned Favela Chic and Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club , known playhouse worldwide.
Adriano Trindade has done shows in 54 countries, in general summary. The beginning was with a winning season 1 year, playing in the biggest festivals in Oceania (Jambalaya Festival and Axe Weekend) and has gone through several cities in New Zealand. Adriano participated in big festivals in Europe as Glasgow Festival, Prague Jazz Festival, Love Box (London), Mont Blanc Festival, Munich Festival, Brazilian Festival and Royal Albert Hall Festival, Jazz Festival Prague, Brno Festival, and has played in houses like Ronnie Scotts Jazz Dock, Reduta Jazz, Full Jazz, North Sea Jazz (Amsterdam), Rio Scenarium (BraziL), U Jazz Club, Dr. Gabs, Favela Chic, Florianopolis, Hot Club de Lyon, Monument Jazz (Sarajevo), Jazz Dock, Reduta Jazz (Prague) Mostar Jazz Festival (Bosnia), Jazz Skopia (Macedonia), North Sea Jazz (Amsterdam), B Flat (Berlin), 38 Riv (Paris), among others. In Italy Adriano did a beautiful partnership with the Italian singer Lisa Marone, recording together a job that mixes jazz with bossa nova. Also released 2 albums, SOTAQUE BRASIL and LADO B, both by the Italian stamp GB Music, based in Rome.
In 2008 he recorded a solo album by the German label “German Company” released in Germany, South Korea and Australia, which has its own compositions.
From August 2012 until January 2013 Adriano made a long tour in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Sweden and Denmark, releasing their third cd, entitled “LIVE IN CERNOŠICE” recorded in the Club Kino in Cernošice (CZ). Trindade did 38 shows alongside the most famous jazz musicians from the center of Europe, Los Quemados Jazz, with its repertoire, a fresh and imposing blend of MPB and Jazz.
“Whether in Brazil, Europe and Oceania, your presentations are always marked by the infectious beat of samba rock, swing, and also MPB mixing with Jazz, in addition to his charisma going away, crossing borders and conquering the world”
In 2015 Adriano recorded the dvd “LIVE IN PRAGUE” and the 4th cd of his career “NUMBER FOUR”, both in Prague (Rep.Tcheca), with the support of the Los Quemados Jazz, and is played in all of Europe’s Jazz and Latin Jazz radio-stations. The dvd was released by the label Loop Records from Brazil. In 2016 Trindade visited 28 countries in Europe, 130 concerts in 97 differents towns. Countries like Latvia, Lituania, Eston, Kosovo, Bosnia and Croatia was included North Sea (Amsterdan), Ronnie Scott (London), Kongsberg Jazz Festival (Norway), Jazz Dock (Praga) Monument Jazz (Sarajevo), Mostar Jazz Festival (Mostar), Igor Butman Jazz (Moscow), Favela Chic (Paris), Glasgow Jazz Festival (Glasgow), Kotrynos (Vilnius), Alchemist Jazz (Kiev), Vladimirov Jazz (Minsk), Porec Jazz Festival (Croácia), Jazz Buffet (Sófia), plus interviews for France television, Macedonia television, Belorus television, Tchech television, and Sérvia Television.
“BALANÇANDO O JAZZ” is available on 54 digital platforms in many countries in Europe, and is cd number 5 in his career. This cd will be followed by a second dvd “BALANÇANDO O JAZZ LIVE”. Adriano Trindade is still touring all over Europe, and is playing at many jazz festivals and jazz clubs in countries like the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Lithuania, Latvia, Spain, Estonia, Slovakia, Czech Republike, France, Luxembourg, Hungary, Áustria, Slovenia, Poland and Switzerland. On occasion, Adriano is accompanied on his tour by Francois Lima, the famous trombone player from Brazil.
Nowadays Adriano Trindade lives in Berlin and connects from here to all the parts of the world.
Adriano Trindade just started a tour around world with a new cd and dvd, “FREE BRAZILIAN JAZZ”, launched by Loop Records again from Brazil. Adriano Trindade shows all rhythmic plurality, with jazz, swing, shuffle, samba jazz, funk, african styles and samba rock. The promo has been started on january 2020, this is the cd number 6 and dvd number 2. Trindade visited many countries in 2020 to show “Free Brazilian Jazz”, Germany, Poland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Austria, Scotland, Czech Republic and France.