Samba Azul is a rhythm-centric, Brazilian inspired jazz outfit led by drummer Adam Osmianski bringing the spirit of Brazil to the heart of London. The band highlights many of the rich musical landscapes found throughout Brazil from Samba to Forró, Candomble, Tropicália, and MPB.

“Samba this good only comes around once in an azul moon”
Songlines Magazine ★★★★★

“…a formidably talented outfit”
-London JazzNews

“Young, innovative musicians are weaving new life into [London’s] cultural fabric. [Samba Azul] throws force behind that momentum, simultaneously adapting to the changing scene and engineering new directions.”
-All About Jazz

“The record also reflects Osmianski’s acute awareness of his audience; he taps into that culture of fun that seems so emblematic of London’s listening community these days. “
-All About Jazz

“…an ensemble of high-caliber artists”
-All About Jazz


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  • Featured on: Birnam Music Compilation 2019

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