Mundi Trio comprises Brazilian percussionist Ricardo Stuani, guitarist Chris Dabinett and flautist, vocalist, and composer Tamara Smith.
Mundi’s music exudes joy and passion – taking you on a journey filled with global colours, grooves and influences.
Mundi have performed at many festivals and the trio members were chosen to perform an original item on the banks of Avon River with Yo-Yo Ma and Marlon Williams as part of Yo-Yo Ma’s Bach Project.
Tamara Smith grew up in rural North Canterbury and trained in classical flute before training in jazz at the Christchurch Jazz School.
Chris Dabinett graduated from Wellington Massey University in Jazz Studies.
Ricardo Stuani is a percussionist. He has a Bachelor in Percussion and a Masters in Music from the University of Sao Paulo.