Joana Espadinha is a portuguese singer-songwriter whose first record “Avesso” came out in 2014.
She attended classes in the Hot Clube de Portugal Jazz School and graduated in Jazz by the Conservatorium von Amsterdam. She’s also a law student graduate by the Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
Having recorded several records with different musicians she has also written lyrics for their songs examples of which can be found in “A bolha” by João Firmino, “Terra Concreta” by Afonso Pais, “Whatever it is you’re seeking, won’t come in the form you’re expecting” by João Hasselberg, and “Ponto de partida”,by André Santos.
Joana currently teaches at the Universidade de Évora Jazz Degree, ESTAL, and the Hot Clube de Portugal Jazz School.