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Carmen Souza

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Carmen Souza


Often called the Cape-Verdean Ella Fitzgerald, CARMEN SOUZA is a reference in the Cape-Verdean music and a female pioneer writing, recording and performing her own successful formula of World Jazz, all over the globe. An award-winning singer-songwriter and instrumentalist with a critically acclaimed solid career, in both the World Music and Jazz scenes, spanning over more than a decade, several tours around the world and 9 CDs. Souza, together with her longtime musical partner, Theo Pascal, have managed to imprint ethnicity to Jazz in their signature 'World Jazz' and get it closer to its African roots. The duo electrifies the soundwaves in this intimate performance of their beautiful collection of original compositions and covers. Using innovation and technology they renew the energy of their songs. A feast for the senses.