601 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast
Washington, DC 20003
Batida Diferente are a quartet that blend the tranquil sounds of traditional Brazilian music in reworkings of timeless jazz standards and other covers. The lead vocals, Kim Scudera sings with a bluesy folk-like tone that is decorated with jazzy vocal styled licks and melodies. Batida Diferente are Kim Scudera on lead vocals, Rob Orwin on keyboards and wind synth, Mark Lopes on bass and guitar and Mike Wingo on drums and percussion.