In 1998 Ana Carolina quietly entered the pantheon of the intricate world of MPB [“Musica Popular Brasileira”: Brazilian Popular Music] singing in the local bars of Minas Gerais. A mere year later, her release, Ana Carolina, was nominated for a Latin Grammy. Today, she is one of the most important voices in Brazil and with sales of well over 5 million units; she has become one of the most remarkably popular and successful artists of the new MPB in Brazil and in the world-at-large. Influenced by a diverse set of musical icons the likes of Chico Buarque, Nina Simone, Maria Bethânia, Björk and João Bosco, Ana Carolina is a skilled songwriter who has penned all of her greatest hits and the majority of the songs in her 10 extraordinary releases.

$55 - $75

6:30 pm

Presented by:
World Music Institute