Austin, February 15th, 2011.
ANNE SIMONI ON KEYE - WE ARE AUSTIN LIVE TV
Click HERE to see Anne Simoni and The Austin Samba School performing live on CBS -KEYE.
Austin, January 28th, 2011.
ANNE SIMONI WILL PERFORM AT AUSTIN CARNAVAL BRASILEIRO ON FEB. 5th !!!
Anne Simoni will lead thousands of Carnaval revelers down the rabbit hole when she debuts an original song, "Alice in AustinLand" for Acadêmicos da Ópera, The Austin Samba School.
Carnaval Brasileiro, Austin's 34-year-old Samba party, happens Saturday, February 5 at Palmer Events Center, at 9:00 p.m.
It's the first time Acadêmicos da Ópera has an original Samba Enredo for their Carnaval performance with 100 dancing and drumming members. Samba Enredo translates from Portuguese roughly as "Theme Samba." The lyrics of the song coincide with and develop the Carnaval "Alice in Wonderland" theme.
With vocals, music and lyrics by Simoni, the song also includes Russ Scanlon on Cavaquinho and guitar, and on percussion Tio Jacaré, Noah Mosgofian, Lee Clippard, Devin Winegar, who are Members of Acadêmicos da Ópera, The Austin Samba School.
ANNE SIMONI IS PRE-SELECTED FOR BRAZILIAN PRESS AWARDS AND SONGLINES MUSIC AWARDS!!!
Anne Simoni was pre-selected for two other important music awards this year! The Brazilian Press Award is the number one institution recognizing Brazilian talents in the USA. The Songlines Music Awards aim is recognize and celebrate the wealth of outstanding musical talent from across the world that has been reviewed in Songlines. YOU can help Anne by voting for her at www.pressaward.com and at www.songlines.co.uk/press-awards/index.php. Thank you for your support!
Austin, October 10th, 2010.
GREAT RECENT NEWS!!!
20TH LOS ANGELES MUSIC AWARDS -
In a voting party at Whiskey A Go Go in West Hollywood on October 7, Anne Simoni was voted the recipient of the Triple A Artist of the Year Award!!! She will be in Los Angeles for the red carpet event on November 18th, at the Paramount Studios Theater!! Stay tunned for more information soon!
Austin, September 24th 2010.
Anne Simoni's debut CD reviewed by Songlines Magazine in the UK!
Minas Terra get's 3 stars in a review by Brendon Griffin from Songlines Magazine in the UK. Click to read the entire review.
Philadelphia, June 11th 2010.
Anne Simoni is nominated for the 20th L.A. Independent Music Awards !
Anne will be showcasing at the famous Whisky a Go Go in West Hollywood, LA in July 29th 2010! Her CD Minas Terra was selected between thousands of entries for this competition!
Anne Simoni at Jazz 91.9 FM in San Antonio, TX March 20th, 2010.
Cafezinho Do Brasil -
Saturdays | 9 - 11 am
A Brazilian jazz show, hosted by Tio Jacare, will have Anne Simoni performing live this coming Saturday March 20th at 10 am. To listen to this live performance go to www.krtu.org
Anne Simoni at JB-FM Rio - March 6, 2010.
Anne's song ESTE SENTIMENTO is being played at JB FM in Rio de Janeiro. To listen to Anne's song on the radio, go to www.jbfm.com.br and place a request!
Anne Simoni is the FIRST PRIZE WINNER of the USA- Songwriting Competition - 2009!!!
Anne Simoni won the FIRST PRIZE - WORLD CATEGORY and THIRD PRIZE - OVERALL of the 14th USA SONGWRITING COMPETITION. Her winning song "Pagagaio" will be on the USA Songwriting Competition's compilation CD next year. The USA Songwriting Competition is the world's leading international songwriting event honoring songwriters, composers, bands, recording artists everywhere. Winners are selected by a Blue Ribbon committee of music industry judges including record label publishers, producers from SONY Music, Warner/Reprise Records, etc. For more information, go to www.songwriting.net/winners/.
Philadelphia, December 26th 2009.