“Ticket to Brasil” is a Twin Cities-based Bossa Nova, Afro-Brazilian Samba and Latin Jazz Fusion project created around a collective love for the celebration of rhythm and for the spirit of experimentation, founded by guitarist Pavel Jany.
Pavel Jany (guitars, percussion)
Natania Martinez Kamin (vocals)
John Croarkin (sax, flute, harmonica)
Daniel Williams (keyboards, vocals)
Steven Hobert (piano)
Dan Musselman (keyboards)
Dan Weston (bass)
Josue Alfaro (drums, percussion)
Andrew Gillespie (drums, percussion)
Cesar Moran (percussion)
- The group has released four albums, has performed at a number of national and international jazz events (The Winnipeg Jazz Festival, Twin Cities Jazz Festival, Ordway World Stage Festival, Grand Marais Jazz Festival, Sioux Falls Jazz Festival, and many more), and has opened for such renowned artists as Karrin Allyson, Brazilian singer Cibelle, and Trio Brasileiro.