Cristine Barbosa is a vocalist, pianist, and composer. Cristine Barbosa keeps very busy around the Colorado Music Scene. You can find her singing at the Famous “La Rumba” night club in Denver with Colorado’s Elite Salsa Band “Conjunto Colores”, catch her doing a show playing solo piano and vocals at “Ace Gillette’s Jazz Club” in Ft. Collins, or singing with the Latin Jazz Band “Ritmo Jazz Latino.” Cristine Barbosa began singing professionally doing local gigs in bars and night clubs in Colorado at the age of 15. At the ripe age of 21 Cristine put together her first Latin Salsa Orquestra, playing and touring the Caribbean, Europe, and Latin America.
Cristine Barbosa (Vocalist/Pianist) is versatile in many musical styles and can sing in Portuguese, Spanish, and English. Cristine Barbosa accredits this variation of many musical styles to her roots and Latin heritage. Cristine Barbosa has taught voice, piano, and music theory lessons to many.. Although she loves to teach, her heart is really in performing. She has studied voice with renowned voice instructor Scott Martin. She also took Master classes with the virtuoso pianist Eliane Elias as well as private lessons with the legendary jazz pianist Kenny Werner. She has performed on numerous recordings for local and international artists as well. Some of her local and international recordings include Gary Flori, Mac McCain, Kevin Irving, Chuck Berry (Aretha Franklins longtime pianist), Richard Kermode, John Madsen, Bill Francouer, Drucel White, Rita Dean, Kim Stone, Enrique De Almeida, John Goering, Dale Bruning, Kenny Walker, Mitchell Long, Francisco Mejias, Walter Barr, Dave Chipman, J.J. Thiret, Tony Panton, Jill Frederickson, Mel Brown, Jill Russell, Brad Upton, and many more. Whether Cristine is playing solo piano and singing with her sultry Brazilian jazz trio or quartet, playing soulful funk with a full band, she is always pleasing and entertaining!
No upcoming shows scheduled.
|January 23, 2015||Denver, Colorado Jazz@Jacks - Cristine Barbosa Band||Jazz@Jacks - Cristine Barbosa Band|
|January 17, 2015||Denver, Colorado La Rumba - Conjunto Colores||La Rumba - Conjunto Colores|
|December 31, 2014||Denver, Colorado Private Event - Rockslide Band||Private Event - Rockslide Band|
|December 20, 2014||Denver, Colorado Private Event - Ritmo Jazz Latino||Private Event - Ritmo Jazz Latino|
|December 20, 2014||Denver, Colorado La Rumba - Conjunto Colores||La Rumba - Conjunto Colores|
|December 19, 2014||Denver, Colorado Jazz@Jacks||Jazz@Jacks|
|December 13, 2014||Denver, Colorado Private Event - Rockslide Band||Private Event - Rockslide Band|
Musical Career Highlights
Performances or Tours:
Gato Barbieri, Eddie Palmieri, Luciana Souza, Jane Monheit, Robert Randolph and the Family band.
Aspen Jazz Festival
St. Lucia Jazz Festival
Cherry Creek Arts Festival
Santa Fe Jazz Festival
Taste of Colorado
Breckinridge Jazz Festival
Montreux Jazz Festival
Basalt Jazz Festival
KUVO Jazz Festival
5 Points Jazz Festival
Winterpark Jazz Festival
Aftermath Records, Kirv Recording Los Angeles, Eddie Money
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