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Eliana Cuevas

When:
June 2, 2018 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
2018-06-02T20:30:00-09:00
2018-06-02T23:30:00-09:00
Cost:
$20

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Through years of touring around the world, across Canada, and collaborating with Juno Award-winning performers, Eliana Cuevas has grown into an accomplished singer-songwriter and bandleader with unlimited colours in her compositional and lyrical palette. Among her honours are the National Jazz Award for Latin Jazz Artist of the Year (2009), a nomination for Best World Music Solo Artist at the Canadian Folk Music Awards (2008), a Toronto Independent Music Award for Best World Music Artist (2007), a nomination for Best Latin Song (‘Llegó from ESPEJO) at the Independent Music Awards (2014) and, most recently, an Independent Music Award for Best Latin Album for ESPEJO (2014) and another Toronto Independent Music Award for Best World Music Artist (2014).

Eliana has release 5 albums of original music to this date and in Europe she also released an anthology of her music with Minor Music Records: Cohesión (2001), Ventura (2004) Vidas (2007), Luna Llena (2009), Espejo (2013), and most recently Golpes y Flores (2014).  She has performed with Juno-winning Latin artists Alex Cuba, Jesse Cook and Jane Bunnett. Cuevas also continues to collaborate with diverse ensembles including Caribbean Jazz powerhouse CaneFire, the Jorge Miguel Flamenco Ensemble, and Juno-nominated jazz composer Darren Sigesmund, touring venues as far as Australia and Japan.

Eliana Cuevas – vocals

Jeremy Ledbetter – piano

Mark Kelso – bass and percussion