■ Patricia King’s operetta, La Giara, now has its own website. Click here.
■ Minas’ version of “The Girl From Ipanema,” with big band and strings, will be released as a single on November 8th ahead of full album
■ Coming up — “Symphony in Bossa”, CD release and concert featuring Big Band and Strings, plus many guest artists - spring 2015
■ Minas will perform “Symphony in Bossa” at Moravian College on April 19th, 2015
■ Minas on Pandora: Now log onto our own channel, Minas Radio
■ Dona Flor nominated for “Song of the Year” by Connect Brazil.
■ Minas Kicktarter campaign – a big success thanks to friends, fans and family.
■ Minas is presently recording “Symphony in Bossa” honoring arranger Bill Zaccagni, featuring The Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia—conducted by Terell Stafford, plus many guest artists and a string orchestra led by Tony Pirollo.
■ Minas + Melomanie, the baroque ensemble, collaborate on a innovative program presented at World Cafe Live. Music arranged by Orlando Haddad. Watch the video.
■ Minas collaborates with Orpheus Club of Philadelphia on a sold-out concert in Philadelphia, featuring Minas Sextet and the 80-men choir, with music arranged by Orlando Haddad. Watch the video..