By Donitra Clemons, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Corea, Clarke & White, The Clayton Brothers Quintet, and Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue are among the celebrated jazz names landing in Rio, June 11th, for the BMW Jazz Festival. After last year’s standing-room-only debut, the festival returns to Oi Casa Grande in Leblon with its own distinctive mix of seasoned and rising international talent.
For those wondering how popular jazz is in the land of Samba, tickets sold out . . .