By Nathan M. Walters, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Cris Delanno and Power Samba Jazz are carrying the torch of the musical tradition in Brazil. Delanno and company are finishing a highly-anticipated new album ("Nosso Quintal"), and will make their live debut this Friday at Vizta in Leblon.
Delanno is a veteran of music scene in Rio. The songstress started her career singing with Luiz Carlos Vinhas, one of the most influential pianist in bossa nova movement of . . .