Hillside Club Concert Series
Welcome to The Berkeley Hillside Club Concert Series. Our goal is to provide a superb venue for musicians and listeners to experience the joy of live music performance. Come join us in our historic and acoustically excellent hall and see why artists and audiences are raving about our Concert Series.
Our concerts are open to the public and generally begin at 8:00 pm (Sunday concerts usually start at 7:00 pm) but please check the individual concert listing for the exact time. Our doors usually open about an hour before show time.
Unless otherwise indicated, tickets for our concerts are only available at the door on the evening of the performance. We have no advance ticket sales or reservations. We accept cash or checks but NOT credit cards. Please check the individual listings, below, for the admission price on specific events.
Our hall is wheelchair accessible and our restrooms are ADA-compliant. We do not have off-street parking but parking in the neighborhood in generally not too difficult, and we are about seven-tenths of a mile from the Downtown Berkeley Bart station.
Fabiana Cozza Trio
featuring Douglas Alonso and Ricardo Peixoto
Brazilian Jazz and Samba
Friday 6 March 2020 at 8:00pm
The Berkeley Hillside Club
2286 Cedar Street
Admission: $20 general, $15 seniors & students, $10 Hillside Club members
The Berkeley Hillside Club is delighted to present a wonderful program of Brazilian music featuring award-winning Brazilian vocalist Fabiana Cozza, percussionist Douglas Alonso, and guitarist Ricardo Peixoto. The repertoire of modern and classic samba songs as well as compositions from Fabiana’s most recent albums will certainly captivate the audience. Don't miss this rare chance to see these remarkable artists performing in an intimate setting in our historic and acoustically-excellent hall.
Fabiana Cozza — vocals
Douglas Alonso — drums & percussion
Ricardo Peixoto — guitar
About the Concert:
Visiting from Brazil, Fabiana Cozza and Douglas Alonso present the exciting music of their native land in a repertoire that includes modern and old sambas plus songs from Fabiana’s most recent albums. They are joined by guitarist Ricardo Peixoto.
About the artist:
Fabiana Cozza, a vocalist whose unique style fuses Brazilian and African traditions, has built an impressive and award-winning career in the past 20 years as one of the most relevant singers of Brazilian contemporary music. She’s been recognized by music critics, top
Brazilian artists such as Maria Bethânia and João Bosco, and audiences for her extraordinary voice, and has performed in music festivals around the world. The singer has recorded 7 albums and 2 DVDs, and her album “Ay, Amor” won the Best Foreign-Language Album award in the 2018 Brazilian Music Awards.
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