The synergetic Passionfruit Trio engages its audience with infectious rhythms, compelling melodies and spontaneous improvisations. Renowned for crossing musical boundaries where jazz meets Afro-Brazilian music, this electro-acoustic power trio of guitar/piano/percussion was described by John Shand (SMH) as “an electrifying group” at Wangaratta International Jazz Festival
Passionfruit Trio performance @ Riverside Theatre: “Talented, impeccably precise and passionate group of musicians. The atmosphere created resembles a lounge-room more than a theatre as the trio draws the audience in closer, allowing a bond with the music which is both captivating and uplifting“. Sandra Hattingh, The Epoch Times.
Original works by Strazz/McMahon/Hevia as well as compositions by Brazilians Gismonti,Tania Maria, Hermeto, Pixinguinha, Nascimento, and Jobim.
Passionfruit Trio has appeared at national and international festivals and venues.