Just the Two of Us” Cyrille Aimée & Diego Figueiredo

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Just the Two of Us” Cyrille Aimée & Diego Figueiredo

Cyrille Aimée (pron: SUR-real M-A) is a French jazz singer based in Brooklyn known for rhythmic songs with roots in jazz and gypsy styles. She won the Montreux Jazz Festival Competition in 2007, was a finalist in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2010, and won the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Competition in 2012. She grew up in the French town of Samois-sur-Seine, in Fontainebleau, France. Her father was French and her mother was from the Dominican RepublicNew York Times music reviewer Stephen Holden described Aimée as a blend of Michael Jackson and Sarah Vaughan and wrote that the “saucy, curly-haired jazz singer with one foot in tradition and the other in electronics,” and wrote that her voice had a “tart, girlish chirp” and that her Surreal Band fused traditional and futuristic electronics with textures mixing jazz and funk.New York Times reviewer Nate Chinen wrote that she had a “sweet, girlish voice that she controls with a sniper’s precision”. Star-Ledger reviewer Ronni Reich described her sound as “instantly recognizable” with a “soft, girlish buzz with a touch of an Edith Piaf-like quaver.” Reviewer John Fordham in The Guardian wrote that she is a “subtle and articulate vocalist” who is “light-stepping, casually fluent and persuasive” and sometimes “coolly understated in a soft glide.”

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Diego Figueiredo

Diego Figueiredo , 29 year old only ,  is considetated one of the most guitar talents of the world. He is winner of several importants  competitions  like Montreux Jazz Competition, VISA Prize and some others. With  a lot of recorded albuns and wroten  books, Diego is showing now his new concert “ From the Classical to the Jazz”. It is a fusion between  Jazz , Bossa-nova and Classical music. Diego has an unique interpretation, with a lot of technique, much emotion,  and his show has been a great sucsses about to the audience.

With a variety of work already released, Diego is doing shows on the most important stages around the world enchanting and charming the public wherever he goes with his unique touch.




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Diego Figueiredo was born in Franca, Brazil, in 1980, and at the age of 4, he used to strike poses carrying his small guitar. At six, he got a mandolin, which was kept in a very special place in his house. Diego played many instruments before choosing the electric guitar when he was twelve, playing in theaters and local pubs, revealing the great art of improvising and harmonizing. At 15, he conquered theaters and nightclubs in many different Brazilian states, playing solo or with renowned musicians.
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