Is a Brazilian jazz singer –from baião to choro, samba, bossa, to forro-pe-de-serra and more.
Fluent in Brazilian Portuguese and based in Danbury, CT, my bands, duos and projects are available for private parties and events in the ti-state area, Boston, and some travel.
I also sing Jazz Standards from the American Songbook.
That’s where I started from. I’ve also performed with African-American Gospel Choirs and Cuban Charanga bands in NYC since 1993, including Midsummer’s Night Swing at Lincoln Center, McDonald’s Gospelfest at Carnegie Hall, S.O.B’s, Cafe Wha?, Zinc Bar, Bistro Jules, NuBlue, and more….
The basic fee is
$400 per musician for duos-t0 7 piece Brazilian jazz and funk bands! Acoustic ensembles too.
Please enjoy some of my original recordings, creations, and live performances below.
Laura Volpintesta is a Brazilian Jazz singer specializing in styles like samba, bossa nova, choro, MPB, and baiao.
She also knows hundreds of American Songbook Standards and has worked steadily with a Cuban Charanga band and Classic American Gospel Choir.
She is available in NY NJ CT, Boston, and special evens.
For bookings please email Lauravolpintesta@gmail.com
From duos to full bands, acoustic to electric,
I’ve performed at outdoor festivals such as Midsummer Night’s Swing, to jazz clubs such as Zinc Bar and Pizzeria Lauretano with amazing drummers, percussionists such as Davi Viera, George Mel, Fernando Saci, Jorge Amorim, and guitarists such as Pedro Ramos, Carlinhos de Almeida, Dionisio Santos, Joe Carter, Rick Baumer, and Jair Coelho, Gustavo Dantas, among many others.
I am currently performing locally with Studio Rio and Sambeleza.
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You can visit Laura Volpintesta channel on youtube for more samples while I create this page,
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here are my unique vocal creations over my fashion sketching process: