“Dance of Time is so far one of the best Brazilian-rooted albums of the year” says World Music Central
ELIANE ELIAS CELEBRATES HER ROOTS
USA-based Brazilian pianist and vocalist Eliane Elias has become of the most familiar names in the world of Brazilian-rooted jazz. Her new album Dance of Time takes Eliane back to her Brazilian roots in a brilliant manner.
Dance of Time was recorded in Brazil and the result is a truly exquisite recording. There is not a weak track on this album. Eliane Elias effortlessly balances her talent as a pianist and singer-songwriter,
London Evening Standard calls Eliane ‘Legend of the Bossa Queen’ and gives her a 4 star review
Eliane Elias, review: Legend of the bossa queen
Elias proved she’s an artist at her peak, says Jane Cornwell 4/21/17
Spectacular playing: She’s told it before but she’ll tell it again: Eliane Elias was just 17, leading her trio at a gig in Sao Paolo, when she spotted Joao Gilberto and Vinicius de Moraes, the creators of bossa nova, seated down the front.
“As close as you are now,” said the New York-based virtuoso,
The London Times give Eliane’s live performance 4 stars!
The Brazilian singer-pianist Eliane Elias must occasionally glance at the tour schedule of Diana Krall (two nights at the Albert Hall) and wonder why her star hasn’t risen quite so high. They are two glamorous women playing jazz with a breezy hipness. Elias’s voice is characterful if small compared with Krall’s, but as an improvising pianist she puts the Canadian in the shade.
Still, six sold-out shows at Ronnie Scott’s is no small achievement and Elias arrived trailing accolades for her new album,
Dance of Time debuts on Billboard at Number 1!
Congratulations to Grammy-winning pianist/singer/composer/arranger Eliane Elias as her new album, Dance of Time, debuts at #1 on Billboard’s Traditional Jazz Albums and World Music Albums Charts!
Eliane’s Dance of Time is featured on Keyboard Magazine
Eliane Elias Celebrates the Samba on Her New #1 Album Dance of Time
Eliane Elias is on a recorded roll. Following the success of her Grammy-winning 2015 release Made in Brazil, the famed pianist, composer and vocalist is back with her new album Dance of Time, just released on the Concord Jazz label. A salute to both the 100th anniversary of the Brazilian samba, as well as Elias’
Dance of Time debuts at #1 on the iTunes Jazz album chart!
Dance of Time is #1 on the iTunes US Jazz Chart on release day in the USA, Brazil, Germany and France!
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The Guardian gives ‘Dance of Time’ 4 stars
Eliane Elias: Dance of Time review – sultry vocals, scintillating piano
Spontaneity … the Brazilian singer and pianist Eliane Elias
As a vocalist, the Brazilian Eliane Elias radiates as much starry smooth-jazzy hipness as Diana Krall, but as an improvising pianist she’s in a different league: a wellspring of polished bebop lines and skittish flourishes. Jazz hardliners might shy away from the purr of her sultry vocal sound,
Eliane Elias Celebrates Samba With ‘Sambou Sambou’: Exclusive Premiere
Billboard kicks off Carnival with an exclusive premiere of a track from the Brazilian jazz pianist and singer’s upcoming album.
Eliane Elias’ new album Dance of Time celebrates the centennial of samba — and the rhythm of Brazilian carnival.
“Samba is the most authentic and contagious dance rhythm of Brazil,” says the celebrated jazz pianist and singer. “And there is no better place in the world to capture this music. I just had to be in Brazil to make Dance of Time.”