“Dance of Time is inspired, deftly musical, and truly accessible to a wide range of listeners from jazz to pop to Brazilian music. It’s virtually flawless.” **** View the full review here.
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, but the smart thing about this reappraisal of her long career is that her piano spontaneity coaxes […]
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 […]
LOS ANGELES – There are two kinds of samba. There is the rough, rootsy street music of early samba greats like Cartola, from samba’s golden age between the 1920s and the 1950s, and there is the softer, lyrical and more musically complex style developed since and is constantly revolving. The undisputed master of the latter is the legendary GRAMMY-winning pianist, singer, composer and arranger Eliane Elias, whose upcoming March 24, 2017 Concord Jazz label CD called Dance of Time, reminds […]
Eliane Elias’ Made In Brazil is Grammy winner for Best Latin Jazz Album.
Eliane’s most current album, “Made in Brazil” has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the “Best Latin Jazz Album” category!
Read About the Grammy Nomination here in this article from JORNAL OPÇÃO.
Eliane’s most current album, “Made in Brazil” has been nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in the “Best Engineered Album” category!
“Made In Brazil” continues to crest, riding the wave as the #1 Best Seller on the Brazilian Music and Jazz Charts for 16 + weeks!
Made in Brazil reaches #1 on iTunes, #1 on Amazon.com and debuted at #3 On Billboard Traditional Jazz Chart, USA. It also topped the charts in France, Spain, Portugal, Brazil and other countries. Congratulations to Eliane and the whole team!