On January 18, Bruno performed a solo show of the CD Camburi, at the auditorium of Rede Gazeta, in Vitória. The album features guest appearances by Leila Pinheiro, Filó Machado and Beth Bruno.
Trio formed by Bruno Mangueira (acoustic guitar), Marcos Souza (bass) and Magrão (percussion) met again on November 11 for a concert celebrating the 10th anniversary of the CD Azeviche, at Chorus Music’s Bebeto von Buettner Room, in Campinas.
Bruno participated in the four sessions of the show "Zizi Possi canta Chico e Edu" held at Caixa Cultural Recife (sep 21–23). Based on songs by Chico Buarque and Edu Lobo, the concert is presented in an intimate trio setting with pianist-arranger Keco Brandão.
Bruno participated in the five sessions of the show "Zizi Possi canta Chico e Edu" held at Caixa Cultural Fortaleza (sep 8–10). Based on songs by Chico Buarque and Edu Lobo, the concert is presented in an intimate trio setting with pianist-arranger Keco Brandão.
Bruno participates on Brazilian major singer Zizi Possi’s new show, dedicated to songs by Chico Buarque and Edu Lobo, in an intimate trio setting with pianist-arranger Keco Brandão. In 2017 the tour had ten shows, going through Fortaleza, Recife and Londrina.
Bruno participates in the recording of the CD "Saci" by Pedro de Alcântara and Gabriel Grossi, which will feature Bruno's Samba. And on 8/6, he plays at the concert the musicians will perform at Sesc Glória, in Vitória. Check the details on SCHEDULE
In May, Bruno participated in the II Manoca Barreto Festival, in Natal (RN). He performed in two concerts with Combo Aldeia and presented the workshop The arrangement for solo guitar in Brazilian music. See photos on Bruno's Facebook Page
Clube do Choro de Brasília
On April 29, in one of the main stages of the federal capital, Bruno presented his new project, with choros, sambas and other Brazilian rhythms, with the guitar as a soloist. The repertoire included Pixinguinha, Jacob do Bandolim and Dominguinhos, among others.
On April 7, Bruno performed in the theater of the historical 1934 building, which currently houses the Sesc Glória, in Vitoria, Brazil. It was the closing concert of the Jazz Circuit 2017. Check out the beautiful photos by Fábio Machado on Bruno's Facebook page
In February, Bruno performed at the renowned Vibrato in Los Angeles, as a special guest on Grammy nominated Brazilian singer Catina DeLuna's show. The group included pianist and arranjer Otmaro Ruiz, bassist Edwin Livingston and drummer Ana Barreiro.
Bruno performed a solo guitar concert at Galeria Vinicius de Moraes, at the General Consulate of Brazil in Los Angeles. It was a preview of his new CD, recorded in the US, in the finalization phase. The same night featured artist DCastro's exhibition opening.
BM Quartet at CCJO Jazz@First Series in Cincinnati, USA
Bruno performed at the beautiful First Unitarian Church building, in Cincinnati, OH. The repertoire featured compositions and arrangements by Bruno and pianist Phil DeGreg, also with the participation of bassist Aaron Jacobs and drummer John Taylor.
Bruno performs with the CCJO Big Band in Cincinnati, USA
In January, Bruno performed his big band compositions and arrangements with the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. The repertoire included works written over the last 15 years. Check out photos on Bruno's Facebook page