Monday, October 16, 2017

Helios on the Clearwater Jazz Holiday - Oct. 20!

The Helios Jazz Orchestra plays on the Clearwater Jazz Holiday on Friday, October 20 from 4:15 - 5:15 PM. Jamie Perlow is our featured singer and the program includes "The Way You Look Tonight", "Too Close for Comfort", "I'll Be Seeing You" and many more!  See

Monday, October 5, 2015

O Som Do Jazz at the Winter Garden Music Fest - October 9

O Som Do Jazz performs at the Winter Garden Music Fest on October 9 at 8:30 PM at the Lakeview Stage.  For more information about this free concert, see .

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Rio Bossa at the MFA on July 18


Led by Rio de Janeiro vocalist Andrea Moraes Manson, this quartet presents the very best of Brazilian bossa nova, sultry samba, and música popular brasileira wrapped in an intimate sound. Julie Garisto has praised Ms. Moraes as “dynamic and subtly passionate” in Creative Loafing. When: Friday, July 18, 2014 6:30-9:30pm Where: Museum of Fine Arts 255 Beach Dr NE St Petersburg, Florida 33701

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

"A Kiss for Rio" - CD Release Concert on June 20!

Brazilian jazz group O Som Do jazz celebrates the release of their second CD, "A Kiss for Rio" at the Palladium Theater Side Door on Thursday, June 20!

The 7-piece band is fronted by Rio de Janeiro singer Andrea Moraes Manson and includes Alejandro Arenas (bass), Alfredo Rivero (guitar), Mark Feinman (drums), David Cubillos (piano), Austin Vickrey (sax) and David Manson (trombone). The group explores Brazil's rich palatte of rhythms and styles including Baiao, marcha, Bossa Nova, samba-jazz, chill, samba-funk and MPB in Portuguese and English.

Enjoy real Brazilian jazz in the cabaret environment of the Side Door! Admission is $15 general. The concert begins at 7:30 PM. Location Side Door at the Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Monday, July 23, 2012

O Som Do Jazz at the MFA - August 3

O Som Do Jazz Capturing the spirit of 1960s Brazilian Bossa Nova, samba-jazz and MPB, this international group draws inspiration from the Great Brazilian Songbook of Tom Jobim, Edu Lobo, Marcos Valle, Antonio Adolfo and others.

Dinner & Jazz Series Featuring some of the best local jazz in Tampa bay area! Celebrate the beginning of your weekends in style in the most spectacular downtown setting St. Petersburg has to offer, as you overlook the bay in our two-story Conservatory. Plan to dine on our exquisite cuisine as you enjoy the smooth sounds of jazz all summer long.

Museum members, $5 Non-members, $10 Admission includes the exhibitions in the Hazel Hough Wing. The MFA Café will also be open for dinner. Reserve your table by calling the MFA Café at 727.896.2667, ext. 258 or 727.822.1032.