"a sizzling contemporary style with traces of jazz, samba, soul and pop"  Music Connection Magazine
"a funky, sexy masterpiece of sambatronix" Worldbeat Canada 

Brazilian Soul Trio perform Mondays throughout April at Casa Del Mar in Santa Monica, California.

Carla Rigolin Hassett

Carla is a Los Angeles based session singer, guitarist, live performer, backup singer, bandleader, recording artist, vocal arranger, producer, and music educator. Though a go-to player in the Brazilian music scene, Carla's wide range stretches from singing with Billy Idol to Caetano Veloso; jingles to soundtracks; solo guitar & voice to leading a full band; arranging and producing studio vocal sessions.

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As an up and coming songwriter and composer for TV and film, Carla's songs have appeared in the Feature "I Do" and in the Brazilian telenovela "Amor E Ódio." Carla has composed for jingle houses The Lodge and Ear To Ear/AudioBanks. She is currently earning a Professional Certificate in Producing Music for Film and Television and a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Music Production from Berklee College of Music.

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