Made In Brazil
Eliane Elias’ New Album
Made In Brazil

available March 31st

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Made in Brazil tops iTunes charts (4/17/2015) - Made in Brazil reaches #1 on iTunes Jazz Album chart. Congratulations to Eliane and the whole team! It also has reached #3 on the Billboard Traditional Jazz Chart & #3 on Jazz.
Jazziz Review: Back To Brazil (4/16/2015) - Back To Brazil   To say that acclaimed Brazilian vocalist Eliane Elias was feeling nostalgic as she embarked on her latest outing, Made In Brazil (Concord Jazz), is a vast understatement.  Saudade, the Portuguese word that encompasses both deep sadness and ecstatic joy, perhaps better characterizes Elias’ frame of mind at the time. In the... Read more »
Eliane Elias at Birdland: Review: Elias Revisits Brazilian Classics at Birdland in NYC (4/15/2015) - Elias Revisits Brazilian Classics at Birdland in NYC   4/10   Dressed in a black, spangly cocktail dress and black satin arm warmers, the Brazilian-born pianist/singer Eliane Elias was a sight to see at her April 7 performance at Birdland in New York. Still gorgeous at 55, Elias wasn’t seated at the venue’s Yamaha grand... Read more »
Downbeat Jazz, Blues and Beyond: Eliane Elias Made In Brazil (4/13/2015) - May 2015 ELIANE ELIAS Made In Brazil Concord Jazz 36693 Pianist Eliane Elias’ U.S. introduction was as a member of Steps Ahead on a band’s 1983 self-titled debut. Performing brilliantly with Michael Brecker, Eddie Gomez, Mike Mainieri and Peter Erskine, Elias practically became one of the boys over night. Multiple albums later, she has become a... Read more »
New York Times: Review: Eliane Elias Honors Generations of Brazilian Composers at Birdland (4/8/2015) - Review: Eliane Elias Honors Generations of Brazilian Composers at Birdland By Stephen Holden   Eliane Elias breezed into Birdland on Tuesday on the heels of a lush new album, “Made in Brazil,” which reaffirms the South American roots of this singer, songwriter, pianist and arranger, who was born in São Paulo but has lived in the United States... Read more »
AARP: 16 Must-Hear-Live Jazz Greats (4/8/2015) - 16 Must-Hear-Live Jazz Greats By John Murph, AARP, Spring 2015 April is Jazz Appreciation Month. Find out what’s new with these 50+ favorites     Eliane Elias If you were a spellbinding pianist and singer carrying the torch for sensual Brazilian jazz, you’d pose for a shot like this one, too. Elias’ new disc, Made in... Read more »
The International Review of Music: Made In Brazil Review (4/2/2015) - The International Review of Music: Made In Brazil Review 3/30/2015 Don Heckman “…the result is an album that demands nomination for the next Grammy Awards.…more than a collection of songs. It’s a rich, full-bodied, suite-like assemblage of irresistibly appealing music. And the more you hear it, the more it reaches out to reward its listeners... Read more »
Jazz Times: Eliane Elias Made in Brazil (4/2/2015) - April 2015 Eliane Elias Made in Brazil (Concord Jazz) Across a recording career now entering its third decade, Eliane Elias has often strayed from her Brazilian roots, but never terribly far. Still, it’s been a while since the sensuous vocalist and pianist has released an album quite as musically patriotic as Made in Brazil. The title refers... Read more »