Vera’s Heartbeat invites you to our first House Party in a private paradise located in NOHO featuring extraordinary singer Vivian Storm bringing her beautiful voice to pop and rock classics with amazing musicians Mika Mutti on keyboards and digital percussion, Fabio Rocha on guitar/bass, and Lucio Vieira on drums.
“A blend of genders is seamlessly brought together in the soul of this great artist.”
Vivian Storm was discovered in 2009 at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh during her Masters in Educational Leadership. Taking a chance at completely owning her talents, she entered a Drag-show at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where she fell in love with the art of illusion and performance. Her quest to spread love has afforded her the opportunity to perform in some incredible, loving, and inclusive spaces.
Vera Ludmila has just arrived back from Spain with magnificent ideas: Sangria will be the cocktail of choice and Vera’s tapas will be a treat to your taste buds.
Show starts at 6pm! Free parking on the street.
Buy your ticket in advance for $50 via Venmo (Vera Ludmila Vanatko
Address will be provide upon confirmation.
Limited spaces available, book yours now!
Mika Mutti is a Brazilian musician/producer based in Los Angeles. He has worked closely with many important Brazilian and international musicians and artists including Carlos Santana, John Legend, Jamie Foxx, Will I Am, Milton Nascimento, Paul Jackson Jr., and Gilberto Gil. Mika is also a composer, arranger and producer for the legendary Sergio Mendes. His work with Mendes has led him to an Oscar nomination for Best Original Song on the animated film, Rio, in 2012 and one Grammy nomination for Best World Music Album with Mendes’ album, Magic, in 2015. Mika won the Latin Grammy Award for Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album in 2010 with the album, Bom Tempo. He was invited to co-produce the soundtrack for the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio, and to perform there as a highlighted talented artist.
Fabio Rocha is a Brazilian multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer, and producer – his main instrument is drums but he plays guitar and bass. While in Brazil he accompanied several Brazilian icons including Flavio Venturini, Saulo, Ivete Sangalo, Thalma de Freitas, Gilberto Gil, Seu Jorge, Mariela Santiago, Thathi, Carla Visi, Marcia Short and many others International artists with whom he worked included the Italian singer Alfio Console, the singer Mishcatt, The American singer Kandace Lindsey and more. He toured around the world and played in important festivals as Montreaux Jazz Festival. He is also a Latin Grammy nominated artist because of his work “Lugar Da Alegria Album” with Banda Eva in 2010. In this album he recorded drums, guitars and keyboard besides writing several songs. Nowadays he is living in Los Angeles and is producing two solo albums.
Brazilian drummer, educator and composer Lucio Vieira has never been one to sit still. He has worked as touring and session musician for famous Brazilian pop and jazz artists including Leny Andrade, Gilberto Gil, Jane Duboc, Fátima Guedes, Maria Bethânia, Elba Ramalho, Arthur Maia, Gilson Peranzzeta, Dominguinhos. Lucio has received multiple invitations to perform with great names of contemporary jazz music of the world: Cliff Korman, Larry Coryell, Allen Hinds and Frank Gambale. Lucio has been a full-time musician for over eight years in a quest to develop a new conception about Brazilian Contemporary Music. Currently living in Los Angeles.
Saturday July 13, 2019
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cover Notes: ticket inludes tapas and sangria
Los Angeles, Private Party ft. Vivian Storm band, Secret DTLA Loft Location