Arte Projeto is a vocal jazz duo with voice & acoustic guitar. They perform a repertoire that includes songs from legendary Brazilian composers/song-writers, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfa, and others, as well as traditional jazz standards to a Latin rhythm.
Dawn Rosales (Vocalist)
Dawn graduated with a B.A degree in Vocal Performance from Columbia College Chicago. She was mentored under esteemed vocalists from William Russo's Chicago Jazz Ensemble: Carol LoVerde, Bobbi Wilsyn, & Laura Amend. After studying various styles of music; she found her voice with the sounds & rhythms of Brazilian music.
Bill Dockrey aka “Bossa Bill” (Guitarist)
Bill has studied classical guitar with Maria Sanchez from the Madrid Institute and with Julie Goldberg from North Park University in Chicago. Currently, he studies with the Brazilian master, Paulinho Garcia. Bill performed solo classical guitar at various venues in Chicago prior to joining Arte Projeto.