If anyone is visiting the Seattle area, try and catch a live performance of Jovino and his quinteto. Here’s a great studio performance of “Lamentos” :
I was lucky to see a live performance of Jovino’s quinteto at last year’s Earshot Jazz Festival in Seattle and it was a wonderful experience.
They perform regularly in and around the Pacific Northwest. See Jovino’s website for more information: calendar - jovino santos neto
For any Portland residents… The Jovino Santos Neto Quinteto are performing at the PDX Jazz Festival later this month: