Paradise Jazz Festival

The Trio Smiles presents Joyce

12th Paradise Jazz Festival poster
12th Paradise Jazz Festival poster

Friday 29th of July 2011


This year`s musical celebration will start on Friday 29th of July at 9.30 pm with the ‘Trio Smiles’ accompanied by Polish singer Gabriela Kozyra and flutist Eleonora Rousou.
They will be performing a tribute to the great music of JOYCE (who is one of the great musical treasures of Brazil. Combines Brazilian rhythms, jazz harmonies, and intelligent lyrics).
Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger, and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted by the greatest names in Brazilian popular music: Elis Regina, Gal Costa, Maria Bethânia, Milton Nascimento, Ney Matogrosso, Edu Lobo, Emilio Santiago, Boca Livre, Nana Caymmi, Zizi Possi, Elizeth Cardoso, Simone, Leny Andrade, Mônica Salmaso, and many others. Beyond Brazil, Joyce’s work has been recorded by Annie Lennox, Wallace Roney, Omara Portuondo, Black Eyed Peas, David Sanchez, Jon Lucien, Claus Ogerman, Gerry Mulligan, Till Brönner, and Flora Purim, to name a few…Trio Smiles are consists of Rodos Panagiotou on drums, Andreas Rodosthenous on electric bass, and Stelios Papazoglou on guitar.

The Trio Smiles presents Joyce

Η έναρξη του φεστιβάλ θα γίνει την Παρασκευή 29 Ιουλίου ώρα 9.30  με τους ‘Trio Smiles’ οι οποίοι θα εμφανιστούν στην σκηνή μαζί με την Gabriela Kozyra από την Πολωνία στη φωνή και την Ελεονόρα Ρούσσου στο φλάουτο. Το Τρίο δημιουργήθηκε το 2003 από τον κιθαρίστα Στέλιο Παπάζογλου, τον ντράμερ Ρόδου Παναγιωτου και τον μπασίστα Αντρέα Ροδοσθένους. Μεταξύ άλλων θα μας παίξουν και ένα αφιέρωμα στην JOYCE (μια από τους μουσικούς θησαυρούς της Βραζιλιάνικης μουσικής που συνδυάζει τους βραζιλιάνικους ρυθμούς με Τζαζ αρμονίες και εύστοχους στίχους).

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Since its establishment in 1999, Paradise Jazz Festival has become a household name for music and profoundly jazz lovers all over the island and even internationally. Each year we take pride in presenting our unique selection of jazz melodies and uniting jazz lovers from all over the beautiful island of Cyprus in moments of harmony and happiness.
We thank them all, musicians, our fantastic audience, and our sponsors who without their psychological help and financial contribution in these difficult times, our events would no longer exist.
Another great-great thank you goes to all volunteers who each one of them is helping us with their own way to organize this event in its finest way. Their help is touching our hearts and is boosting our creativity.
"We're an expanding group of friends with respect to nature and love to music who gets together once a year in a place full of inspiration, sunsets, moons, breeze, and sea, with the mood to celebrate and share quality timeless moments … Everything happens with a simplicity that is hard to find".

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