The Artist

Nobresil is sophistication, pure energy and great melodies on stage translating in unique
arrangements of samba, bossa nova, Brazilian jazz and world music. The band Nobresil has an
irresistible sound produced by Latin Grammy awarded Brazilian bass player Leo Nobre (Sergio
Mendes, Shakira,Stevie Wonder) and enhanced by the sensual voice of 2015 Latin Grammy awarded
singer Mari Nobre (also lead singer of the UCLA Bobby Rodriguez’s Latin Jazz Big Band.)
Nobresil is a magnet for world class musicians and participated as headliner in major jazz
festivals like the Central Ave.Jazz Festival, the Levitt Pavilion Summer Concerts and the Hollywood
Brazilian Film Festival. The band also performed in prestigious venues like Catalina Jazz Club, the
Jonathan Club, The Beverly Wilshire Hotel among many others.
Nobresil sophomore album “Original” is this year the recipient of the prestigious Jazz Educator Award
as Best Music Album of the Year and the lead singer Mari Nobre has been voted among the Best
World Artists/Bands of the Year.
The award is viewable on Jazz Ed Magazine with this link:
Nobresil was also the recipient of the Akademia Music Award and nominated by the Hollywood Music
and Media Awards as best World Jazz band of the year.
Mari Nobre, Nobresil lead singer and songwriter also received in 2016 the American Songwriting Award for her song “Thank you” as best world music composition of the year.
Nobresil is now back in studio to prepare for Chrome Records Inc. a new album which will be an active collaboration between famous American and Brazilian songwriters and musicians.