Bossa Beleza is a Brazilian inspired group playing Bossa Nova music from Rio and other jazz numbers in that style. TBossa Beleza has been playing regularly for 8 years. Incorporating guitar, vocals, flute, sax and percussion, the trio brings together musicians who truly adore Bossa Nova and hope to bring the warmth and beauty of this music to audiences across the South West. Their new CD “Trio Vibe” will be on sale at the gig.
Mickie Ritchie loves to play guitar in various styles including jazz, classical and pop and has done so since her teens. Originally from London but now based in West Somerset, she has been performing regularly for several years and also teaches guitar.
Mike Quint was brought up playing Trad Jazz with his pianist father. He has a day job in London but aspires to being West Somerset’s answer to Stan Getz.
Hailing from the Quantock Hills, Ben Modley is a multi instrumentalist playing cajon, hand percussion and flute with the trio. He is also a very accomplished jazz guitarist and teacher and plays with various bands across the South West.