Foleada is a six-piece band based in Seattle that plays forró, the rhythmic Brazilian music and the popular partner dance of the same name. Featuring the charismatic Brazilian vocalist/percussionist Adriana Giordano, […]

Sugartime Trio…. Serious Swing

Sugartime Trio is a dynamic female jazz/pop ensemble renowned for their tightly synchronized, solid swing 3-part harmony, offering a repertoire that spans from the 1930s to the present day. Caitlin […]

Kiki Valera y su Son Cubano

…one of the world’s greatest exponents of the cuatro…Valera specializes in son, the infectious call-and-answer Cuban song form, but solos like a jazz guy. THE SEATTLE TI​MES   Son Cubano […]

Chava Mirel Quartet

Chava Mirel is a unique being in the world of music and spirit, defying classifications of style or genre. A multi-award winning musician and composer whose voice was recently featured […]

Lore Filgueira Group – Tango Samba

Join us for an evening of tango, boleros, and Brazilian music from Buenos Aires-born vocalist Lore Filgueira and a group of amazing musicians familiar to NCB patrons, including Ben Thomas […]

Ben Thomas Tango Project

Eric Likkel – Clarinet Alex Chadsey – Piano Kelsey Mines – Bass   Ben Thomas New album (“Eternal Aporia”): “Flights Without Air”