Brazilian Strings Trio in Los Angeles this weekend!

Hi Friends! After a long hiatus, the Brazilian Strings Trio has two concerts in Los Angeles this upcoming weekend! West-siders, come see us at LACMA in Los Angeles on August 6th! It’s a free outdoor event.Bring cozy chairs, wine, lunch and have a picnic! Andrew Finn Magill – violinTed Falcon – violin and mandolinWesley Amorim – guitarContinue reading “Brazilian Strings Trio in Los Angeles this weekend!”

Upcoming CA Shows with LA Choro Club, Wesley Amorim and the Brazilian Strings Trio

Things are picking up in July and August! JULY 23, 2O22 LA CHORO CLUB with Ted Falcon and Friends @ the Harmony Room, Saint B’s Church. Eagle Rock $15 cover @7pm 2109 Chickasaw Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90041 The LA Choro Club is a group of amateur and professional musicians in Los Angeles that celebrateContinue reading “Upcoming CA Shows with LA Choro Club, Wesley Amorim and the Brazilian Strings Trio”

Ted Falcon and Wesley Amorim

Choro, Forró, jazz and good vibes!Ted and Wesley will play some classic Brazilian music from Jacob de Bandolim, Milton Nascimento, Luiz Gonzaga and leave you feeling good. Come join us if you’re in the Los Angeles area! 1881 Bar 1881 E. Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104 8pm – Cover is $10 cash

Farofa show at SCM – May 20th, 2022

A night of Brazilian Music with Farofa!A SCM Teacher Feature Concert. Bring your own blankets, bring your own chairs.Tickets are $10 at the door, 8 p.m.Kids are free. SCM will sell beer and wine.You can bring your own food or buy in the neighborhood. Celebrated as a pivotal new sound on the Brazilian and WorldContinue reading “Farofa show at SCM – May 20th, 2022”

Douglas Lora and Ted Falcon

An Evening of Brazilian music with Douglas Lora and Ted Falcon. Two friends jamming some original and classic Brazilian compositions in an informal environment. Come enjoy the evening with us at the 1881 Bar in Pasadena, CA. Douglas Lora, guitar and Ted Falcon, violin and mandolin https://www.facebook.com/events/309754564589393

Farofa band house concert

Hi, friends!The great band Farofa just became available for a house concert next Saturday, November 20th.We played last week in Arizona and New Mexico, and it sounded so good, I wanted to bring the show to LA.Hope you can join us and support our house concert series.Let me know if you’re interested and would likeContinue reading “Farofa band house concert”

Falling Grace by Steve Swallow

Been practicing and studying Falling Grace these past few days.. Listened to several versions including with Chick Corea and Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays, John Scofield.. It’s the jazz tune I didn’t know until Pat mentioned it his interview with Rick Beato.. I’m playing it in 12 keys on the piano and getting itContinue reading “Falling Grace by Steve Swallow”

Pat Metheny interview

Long time fan of Pat. He shares some true wisdom in this interview. I even jotted down a few things I heard for inspiration. Thought you may enjoy. The video is long but worth it. Some long lasting ideas: Do what you know is good Work on fundamentals all the time Be compulsively productive PlayContinue reading “Pat Metheny interview”