franais english
 Biography| Line-up| Video| Tour| Press review | Discs| Professionals

Young Agathe charms the audience with a warm and sultry voice, she has an incredible scenic presence and an impressive artistic maturity. She has been immersed from a very young age in music, and her franco-brazilian background gives her a precious musical richness.

A contemporary interpretation of brazilian music, with several classics revisited, some originals, with a répertoire based on a wide and eclectic range musical textures influenced of by 70s rock samba . Agathe Iracema has a perfect sense of rythm and melody, a deep velvet timbre and filled with a wide spectrum of emotions. Her freshness and her talent is a challenge to her musicians and her peers.

Agathe Iracema, was born in Paris, and was all ears and eyes from a tender age. And discovers jazz through tapdance and from her brazilian bass player father. At the age of 14, with the help of the american singer Sheila Jordan, she records three tunes with Vincent Bourgeyx (piano) and Juan-Sebastien Jimenez (double bass).

The following year saw the first performance of Agathe Jazz Quartet at the Café Universel Jazz Club. Her ensueing accomplishments include :Prix du public at the Festival Jazz à Vian (2009),The Opening of the Jazz Delft Festival (2010) in the Nederlands, the Trophées du Sunside (2010), sélection «Jazz à Vienne –Rezzo » (2011) for the national stepping stone of the young jazz generation. She’s been since performed in numerous jazz festivals including: Jazz à Vienne, Jazz à St germain des près, Jazz à toute heure, Orléans Jazz Festival, Orlyjazz and in several prestigious parisian jazz clubs such as the Sunside, le Baiser salé, New Morning.

In 2011, she started as well a new band: the Agathe Iracema Brazilian Music Band with the young drummer Tiss Rodriguez, dedicated to the greatest melodists of her ancestors country. Since 2012, she's been touring France with this band.

Site internet facebook Youtube Twitter