Brazilian Duo Based In Canada Deliver a Mix of Old World Folk Music and Brazilian Bossa Nova
Citadel House was established in 1996, and are based in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, they are a music production company with a roster that spans genres ranging from Folk to Rock and from Celtic to Blues, the Citadel House represents some of the finest emerging and established artists in Canada, and now have a new Brazilian addition to the roster with Ana & Eric.
Ana & Eric arrived in St. John’s, Newfoundland, just one year ago from Brazil. After performing together for many years in Folk and Bossa Nova projects, Ana Luísa Ramos and Eric Taylor Escudero have created a repertoire with the best of the two worlds. The partnership started in 2012 as Ana was featured in Eric ́s folk-rock project.
In 2016 Ana released her debut album “Um”, with originals songs written by Eric and covers of traditional Brazilian songs and a Gershwin brothers Standard Jazz. Having performed in Brazil, Denmark, Austria, Portugal, Scotland, and Canada, Ana and Eric present an unique offering that combines Folk, Bossa Nova, and Brazilian Popular Music, featuring original songs and covers in English and Portuguese.
“Ana & Eric bring a wonderfully warm and comfortable character to their music. The duo present a compelling combination of Old World Folk music along with Brazilian Bossa Nova. We look forward to working with them and bringing their music to an expanding audience” — Dean Stairs, Citadel House.