MARIANA ZWARG SEXTETO UNIVERSAL

 

ABOUT

Mariana Zwarg representa a terceira geração de músicos tocando e difundindo a tradição da "música universal", criada por seu padrinho, o genial músico brasileiro Hermeto Pascoal. Mariana é flautista, saxofonista, compositora e arranjadora e vem se apresentando em importantes festivais e salas de concerto em toda a América Latina e Europa com o "Itibere Zwarg & Grupo" nos últimos 15 anos.

Em 2016, formou o seu "Sexteto Universal", unindo músicos de 5 países diferentes e excursionando regularmente na Europa e no Brasil.

Mariana Zwarg represents the third generation of musicians playing and spreading the tradition of "universal music", created by her godfather, the musical genius Hermeto Pascoal from Brazil. Mariana is a flutist, saxophonist, composer and arranger and has been performing at leading festivals and concert halls all over Latin America and Europe with "Itibere Zwarg & Grupo" during the last 15 years. 

In 2016 she formed her "Sexteto Universal", uniting musicians from 5 different countries and touring regularly in Europe and Brazil.

"I'm so glad to see my goddaughter work together with her group of great musicians! I am very happy with the homage! Thank you!"

"Estou muito feliz em ver minha afilhadinha fazendo seu trabalho... juntamente com sua banda de grandes músicos! Muito feliz com a homenagem, obrigado!"

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Hermeto Pascoal

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Mariana Zwarg (BRA)  flutes, sax

Mette Nadja Hansen (DK) vocals, percussion
Johannes von Ballestrem (GER) piano
Ricardo Sá Reston (BRA) electric bass

Pierre Chastel (FR) drums, percussion
Sami Kontola (FIN/BRA) percussion

 

LIVE

2020

Due to the international travel restrictions touring with an international band has become very complicated at the moment. We are working as hard as we can to overcome these difficulties and bring you some beautiful music!

past tours

EUROPE
SUMMER/FALL 2019

14/7 Pori FIN • Pori Jazz Festival

25/10 Aix-en-Provence FR • Jazz Fola

28/10 Paris FR • EDIM (Masterclass)

29/10 Paris FR • Sunset/Sunside

12/11 Helsinki FIN • Metropolia

13/11 Helsinki FIN • Tenho

14/11 Jyväskylä FIN • Jazzclub Poppari

BRAZIL
NOVEMBER 2018

08  Rio de Janeiro • Triboz Jazz Club

09  Teresópolis • SESC

11  Rio de Janeiro • Sarau Universal

15  Rio de Janeiro • Fábrica Nômade

19  São Paulo • SESC Consolação

FINLAND
SUMMER 2018

28/6  Nilsiä • Music Camp

29/6  Nilsiä • Music Camp (Workshop)

29/6  Haapavesi • Folk Festival

2/7  Jyväskylä • Poppari Jazzclub

4/7  Helsinki • Juttutupa

EUROPE
APRIL 2018

13  Berlin DE • Zig Zag Jazz Club

16  Berlin DE • Kulturgartenhaus

18 Berlin DE • Greve Studio

19  Pohrsdorf DE • Saxstall

22  Hämeelinna FIN • Suisto

24  Helsinki FIN • Metropolia

26/27  Jyväskylä FIN • Poppari Jazzclub

29  Helsinki FIN • Tenho

EUROPE
SUMMER 2017

28/6  Berlin DE • Jazzbar Zukunft

2/7  Berlin DE • Kulturgartenhaus

7/7-9/7  Copenhagen DK • Jazz Festival

13/7  Tampere FIN • Haiharan Kartano

14/7  Seinajoki FIN • Mallaskosken Panimo

15/7  Kaustinen FIN • Folk Festival

18/7  Oulo FIN • Jumprum Patio

19/7  Jyväskylä FIN • Poppari Jazzclub

21/7  Lahti FIN • Tirra

22/7  Hämeenlinna FIN • Suisto

23/7  Helsinki FIN • Tenho

EUROPE
SUMMER 2016

24/6  Berlin DE • Zig Zag Jazz Club

3/7  Copenhagen DK • Jazz Festival

8/7  Copenhagen DK • Jazz Festival

15/7  Barcelona ES • Soda Acústic

 

ALBUM

In November 2019 we finally got together in a studio in Berlin, Germany to record our first album. We are happy and proud to finally release Nascentes!

The album features 8 of Marianas compositions, one by Itiberê Zwarg

and one by Hermeto Pascoal - both of

whom appear as special guests

nascentes cover.jpg
 

VIDEOS

 

CONTACT

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© 2018 by Mariana Zwarg Sexteto Universal. All band pictures by Teemu Matson.