Sofía Rei plays South American folk, jazz and electronic music, singing in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
Rei's second album, Sube Azul, received the 2011 Independent Music Award in the World Beat category. She is also the singer of Aurea, a project led by pianist Geoffrey Keezer, which received a Grammy nomination for best Latin jazz album in 2010. She received the Best Latin Jazz Vocalist of 2009 Award from the Latin Jazz Corner.
Her third album, De Tierra y Oro, was released in the fall of 2012.
Sofia Rei - vocals & charango
Josh Deutsch - trumpet
Eric Kurimski - guitar
Jean-Christophe Maillard - guitar
Jorge Roeder - bass
Yayo Serka - drums
The Sofía Rei Sextet plays at Terraza 7. Feb. 23, at 10:30 pm. Admission is free, but there is a $5 cover for upstairs mezzanine seating.