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Mariana Aydar : Kavita 1

Mariana Aydar

At age 26, São Paulo-born Mariana Aydar is at a crossroads, one from which the views of the road behind and the one ahead are equally clear. Her father, producer and instrumentalist Mario Manga, a founding member of the avant-garde ensemble Premê, paved Aydar’s entree into the world of bold experimentation. Since making her professional debut at 20, Aydar has worked alongside several of the most dynamic players of her generation, rambled around Paris for a while, and discovered there was as much worth in the deep-rooted (specifically, classic samba rhythms) as the innovative.

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