2019 Events


Friday, January 25 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her band perform at Humberto Ramirez’s Puerto Rico Jazz Jams Festival at Teatro Tapia in Old San Juan.


2018 Events


Saturday, December 22 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs as guest artist with Philadelphia singer Liza Chavous at Punto Fijo, Bellas Artes de Santurce.


Saturday, December 15 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs as guest artist with singer-songwriter Andrea Cruz at El Picnic in Aguadilla.


Friday, December 14 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs at Ciclo-Sónico as guest artist with dancer Jeanne d’Arc Casas and percussionist Enrique “El Peru” Chavez at Punto Medio in Calle Loiza.


Saturday, December 8 @ 8:30 p.m. ~ Brenda, her band Zona de Peligro and guest artist Lizbeth Román perform at Lote 23 Anniversary.


Tuesday, December 4 @ 6:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and other female music artists talk about the experiences of women in music at “Mujeres en la música; desafíos para la equidad” at Casa Cultural Prof. Ruth Hernández Torres in Río Piedras.


Friday, November 30 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs as guest artist at Re Viento with dancer Karen Langevin at Rafael Marxuach Studio


Thursday, November 29 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs with percussionist Jayson Jordan and bass player Vanjo Giménez at Punto Medio in Calle Loiza.


Sunday, November 18 @ 6:00 p.m. ~ Brenda, her band Zona de Peligro and guest artist Cheryl Rivera perform at the Calle Loiza Culinary Fest at Calaveras Mexican Restaurant.


Wednesday, November 14 @ 7:30 p.m. ~ Artists Ana del Rocío, Nore Feliciano and Brenda talk about what it means to be a Puerto Rican, woman, musician and independent artist at Fundación Nacional para la Cultura Popular.


Sunday, October 28 @ 7:30 pm ~ Brenda and her band will be performing at the Vibrato Grill, LA’s premiere jazz and dining space conceived by nine time Grammy winning music icon Herb Alpert and managed by business partner and daughter Eden Alpert.


Saturday, October 20 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda, her band Zona de Peligro and guest artist Lizbeth Román perform at the Oktober Fest Concert @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Friday, October 19 @ 9:30 p.m. ~ Brenda performs at Ciclo-Sónico, an improvisation showdown with dancer Jeanne d’Arc Casas and percussionist Enrique “El Peru” Chavez at Punto Medio in Calle Loiza.


Saturday, October 13 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda with guest artists Cheryl Rivera & Lizbeth Román and her band Zona de Peligro perform at the Festival de la Palabra 2018 in Parque Luis Muñoz Rivera.


Saturday, September 29 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda, her band Zona de Peligro and guest artist Meli Rivera perform the music of Mecano @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Friday, September 28 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda and her band Zona de Peligro perform @El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Saturday, September 15 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her band Zona de Peligro perform @ La Buena Vida, Arecibo


Friday, August 31 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro with guest artist Lizbeth Román perform their show Brujazz @El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Saturday, August 4 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro with guest artist Millo Torres perform @ La Respuesta, Santurce


Friday, June 29 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro with guest artist Tito Auger perform for the 38 Festival Nacional de la Hamaca at Juan José “Titi” Beniquez Stadium, San Sebastián


Sunday June 3 @ 5:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda performs the music of her new album “Puentes” for the very first time with the nine guest artists that recorded on the album with her: Tito Auger, Lizbeth Román, Fofe Abreu, Cheryl Rivera, Javier “Vivanativa” Gómez, Ana del Rocío Gómez, Eduardo Alegría, Jeanne’ d’Arc Casas and Emily Gómez. Two benefit concerts titled “Puentes para Puerto Rico” to help the victims of Hurricane Maria by donating 100% of the proceeds generated by the concerts to three organizations: Casa Pueblo, Matria and PECES at Teatro Tapia.


Saturday June 2 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda performs the music of her new album “Puentes” for the very first time with the nine guest artists that recorded on the album with her: Tito Auger, Lizbeth Román, Fofe Abreu, Cheryl Rivera, Javier “Vivanativa” Gómez, Ana del Rocío Gómez, Eduardo Alegría, Jeanne’ d’Arc Casas and Emily Gómez. Two benefit concerts titled “Puentes para Puerto Rico” to help the victims of Hurricane Maria by donating 100% of the proceeds generated by the concerts to three organizations: Casa Pueblo, Matria and PECES at Teatro Tapia.


Saturday, April 28 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro perform the Amy Winehouse Remix show with guest artist Emily Gomez  @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Friday, April 27 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda her group Zona de Peligro and guest artist Eduardo Alegría perform their show Grooveando for the XI Entrega del Premio El Barco de Vapor at Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico


Thursday, April 26 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro perform the music of Janis Joplin with guest artists Rubben Emmanuelli and Mariel Viruet @ Handlebar 110 Calle Monte Rey, Gobernador Pinero, San Juan


Wednesday, April 25 @ 3:00 p.m. ~ Brenda will be the guest artist on Fofé Aberu’s show Cafetín Místico. Listen on Radio Red


Friday, April 20 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda, Jeanne d’Arc Casas and Ana del Rocio perform the flamenco-jazz show Flamencazz with her group Zona de Peligro @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Wednesday, April 11 @ 7:00 ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda is the guest artist for group Baba Gris. Together they present Audiogonia, an intimate concert-recording session @ Audio Degenerate, Guaynabo.


Sunday, March 25 @ 1:00 p.m. ~ Brenda will be participating in La Nueva Mujer Florece as part of the Taller de Arte y Salud @ Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico.


Friday, March 23 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro perform the music of Janis Joplin with guest artists Rubben Emmanuelli and Mariel Viruet @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Saturday, February 24 @ 8:30 p.m.Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro perform the music of Nina Simone with guest artist Cheryl Rivera @ Bembé Lote 23


Wednesday, February 21 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda will be part of a panel discussion on the art and life of pianist Bill Evans @ Cinema Bar in Viejo San Juan


Friday, February 16 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro perform the music of Nina Simone with guest artist Cheryl Rivera @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Saturday, February 10 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro with guest artist Tito Auger perform the concert Donde Yo Naci @ La Respuesta 


Thursday, January 18 @ 6:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda and her group Zona de Peligro with guest artist Fofe Abreu perform @ Punto Verde Al Fresco.


2017 Events


Saturday, December 23 @ 10:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda performs as guest artist with the band Fofe y los Fetiches at the Jolgorio Crash Deluxe @ La Respuesta


Thursday, December 21 @ 6:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet with guest artist Maribel Delgado perform a Christmas jam session @ Punto Verde Al Fresco.


Thursday, December 14 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Tito Auger perform @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Tuesday, December 12 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs concert with jam session included @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Thursday, November 2 @ 6:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet with guest artist Emily Gómez perform “A Portrait of Amy Winehouse” with jam session included @ Punto Verde Al Fresco.


September 16 – January 3 living with no power in the island of Puerto Rico because of HURRICANE MARIA


Saturday, September 16 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Eduardo Alegría perform a funk & soul concert @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Tuesday, September 5 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs concert with jam session included @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Tuesday, August 22 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda performs as guest artist on Lizbeth Román’s “La Otra Ruta” album release concert at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico


Saturday, August 19 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Fofé perform @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Wednesday, August 16 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet including her brother Harold Hopkins as guest artist will perform at Musas y Eventos Café Concert at Centro de Bellas Artes de Santurce, Ave. Ponce de Leon #22


Wednesday, August 16 @ 9:30 a.m. ~ Brenda Hopkins Quintet will perform at the University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras Campus graduation at Roberto Clemente Coliseum


Saturday, August 12 @ 11:00 a.m. Radio interview with Ana del Rocío on her program “España y el Mundo en Puerto Rico” on Radio Paz 810 AM


Tuesday, August 9 @9:30 a.m. Radio interview with Anamin Santiago and Eric Perez on their show Bandera Cultural en Directo WIPR Radio 940 AM


Saturday, August 5 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: “Grooveando”. Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Eduardo Alegría perform a funk & soul concert with jam session included @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Saturday, July 15 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ “A Portrait of Nina Simone”. Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Cheryl Rivera perform “A Portrait of Nina Simone” @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Friday, July 7 @ 10:00 p.m. Brenda will be jammin’ with her brother Harold Hopkins Miranda the Antihéroes @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Saturday, July 1 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda Hopkins Quintet with guest artist Emily Gómez perform “A Portrait of Amy Winehouse” with jam session included @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Saturday, June 17 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Quintet with guest artist Emily Gómez perform “A Portrait of Amy Winehouse” with jam session included @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Friday, June 9 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs @ Bodega Andreu Solé, PR-3116, km. 2.6, Ensenada, Guánica


Saturday, June 3 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: “A Portrait of Nina Simone”. Brenda Hopkins Quintet and guest artist Cheryl Rivera perform “A Portrait of Nina Simone” with jam session included @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Saturday, May 27 @ 10:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs @ La Buena Vida, #33 Calle Gonzalo Marin, Arecibo


Saturday, May 20 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Quartet with guest artist Millo Torres concert with jam session included @ Taberna Boricua, Calle Agüeybaná S/N Suite 418, Hato Rey


Tuesday, May 16 @ 10:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs concert with jam session included @ El Boricua5 Calle Saldaña, Río Piedras


Saturday, May 6 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda Quintet performs @ Bodega Andreu Solé, PR-3116, km. 2.6, Ensenada, Guánica


Saturday, April 8 @ 2:00 p.m. piano solo performance for Mujeres, Arte y Activismo at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico.


Thursday, April 6 @ 6:00 p.m. piano solo performance for Semana de la Farmacia at NOVA Southeastern University, San Juan, PR.


Monday, April 3 @ 6:30 p.m. Brenda Hopkins Miranda is the guest artist for the Channel 6 WIPR TV program Crónicas Sonoras. The show includes interview and live performances with her quartet. Episode also shown on:
04/04/17, 1:30 am
04/05/17, 4:30 pm, 9:00 pm
04/06/17, 12:30 pm
04/07/17, 1:00 am
04/08/17, 5:00 am, 11:00 pm
04/09/17, 2:00 am, 5:30 am, 12:30 pm


Saturday, February 11 @ 3:00 p.m. Music and Creativity Workshop by Brenda Hopkins Miranda at El Candil, Calle Unión esquina Sol, Ponce


Thursday, January 19 @ 6:30 p.m. the Brenda Hopkins Quartet performs at the Fiestas de la Calle San Sebastián “SanSe” 2017 Festival at Plaza de la Barandilla, Old San Juan


2016 Events


Friday, December 2 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet perform with guest artist Millo Torres at the Flor de Parcha Anniversary Event @ Río Piedras


Tuesday, November 22 @ 2:00 p.m. Collaboration of music, dance and poetry with artist Pedro Adorno entitled “El Maleficio de la Mariposa” at the UMET Teatro, Jayuya


Saturday, November 19 @ 8:00 p.m. Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet perform at the XXI Festival Internacional de Percusión at the Conservatorio de Música de Puerto Rico


Thursday, November 17 @ 8:30 p.m. ~ Flamencazz; a flamenco-jazz experience with Brenda’s Quartet and guest artist Jeanne d’Arc Casas (dance) at the Auditorio Haydeé Piñero Buck, Universidad del Este, Carolina


Wednesday, November 16 @ 11:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Collaboration of music, dance and poetry with artist Pedro Adorno entitled “El Maleficio de la Mariposa” at the Anfiteatro Muñiz Souffront UMET, Cupey


Saturday, November 5 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet with guest artist Emma Colón Zayas  and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Tuesday, November 1 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quintet @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Friday, October 21 @ 8:30 p.m. ~ Flamencazz; a flamenco-jazz experience with Brenda’s Quartet and guest artists Ana del Rocío (voice) and Jeanne d’Arc Casas (dance) @ Proscenium, Ponce


Tuesday, October 4 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quintet @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Saturday, October 1 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet with guest artist Millo Torres  and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Saturday, September 10 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Bodega Andreu Solé, Guánica


Tuesday, September 6 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Saturday, September 3 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet with guest artists Ana del Rocío (voice) and Jeanne d’Arc Casas (dance) and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Friday, August 19 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet @ Abracadabra, Santurce


Thursday, August 18 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet@ John Doe’s, Guaynabo


Saturday, August 6 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her brother Harold Hopkins Miranda with Los Antihéroes and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Friday, July 15 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda plays with the Antihéroes @ Flor de Parcha, Río Piedras


Saturday, July 9 @ 1:00 p.m. ~ Brenda plays with Beto Torrens’ Quartet @ Hyatt Place


Saturday, July 2 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet with guest artist Beto Torrens and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Friday, July 1 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet @ Abracadabra, Santurce


Tuesday, June 28 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quintet @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Saturday, June 25 @ 1:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet @ Club Caribe Free Concert Series, Restaurante Toro Verde, Orocovis


Saturday, June 25 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet @ La Buena Vida, Arecibo


Saturday, June 4 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropisno Quartet with guest artist Fofé and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Saturday, May 28 @ 9:00 p.m. Brenda plays with Beto Torrens’ Quartet @ John Doe’s, Guaynabo


Saturday, May 7 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Quebradijazz: Brenda and her Aeropiano Quartet with guest artist Cheryl Rivera and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Wednesday, May 11 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda playing with the Antihéroes @ Flor de Parcha, Río Piedras


Thursday, April 28 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet and jam session @ La Junta, Calle Loíza


Friday, April 29 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda playing with the Antihéroes @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Saturday, April 23 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Jazz en tu Plaza, Plaza de Rincón


Monday, April 18 @ 7:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Terruño, Luquillo


Saturday, April 2 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet and jam session @ Q Jazz Club, Lamela St. #160, Quebradillas


Friday, March 25 @ 9:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Bodega Andreu Solé, Ensenada, Guánica


Friday, March 18 @ 10:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ El Boricua, Río Piedras


Friday, March 11 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Adoquín Jamming Nights, Callejón de la Capilla, Viejo San Juan


Friday, January 29 @ 8:00 p.m. ~ Brenda’s Aeropiano Quartet @ Adoquín Jamming Nights, Callejón de la Capilla, Viejo San Juan