DUO ROCHA GÂNDARA
João Rocha (piano)
Paula Gândara (voice)
The Duo Rocha Gândara works mainly within the Universe of Songs. João and Paula's compositions capture and mix the Brazilian Songbook elements, while influenced by Classical Music lyricism and expression. The Duo Rocha Gândara features their first album, "Reflexion of Time," released after their first European Tour during the Summer of 2019.
Join us as we live-stream this virtual concert on our YouTube channel on Friday, May 14, from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
JOÃO ROCHA: Regarded for his eclecticism and innovative programming, João Rocha has been establishing himself as an exciting conductor, composer, arranger, and pianist in demand with orchestras and musicians in Brazil, the USA, and Europe. He is the founder, music director, and conductor of the Oxford Chamber Ensemble (OCE) and also serves as the Assistant Conductor to the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra (UKSO).
PAULA GÂNDARA: A published author, poet, dancer, and singer, Paula Gândara is a multifaceted artist from Lisbon (Portugal) living in the USA since 2000. Dr. Gândara is a Professor of Lusophone Studies at Miami University (Oxford, OH).
Learn more at their website: www.duorochagandara.com