Sergio Mendes: In The Key Of Joy

Featuring a Post-Screening Conversation With Sergio Mendes & Director John Scheinfeld

The GRAMMY Museum will welcome GRAMMY Award and Latin GRAMMY Award-winner Sergio Mendes for a screening of his new documentary film, Sergio Mendes: In The Key Of Joy, followed by a conversation alongside the film’s Director, GRAMMY nominee John Scheinfeld, and GRAMMY Museum Moderator Scott Goldman. 


One of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time, Mendes is a three-time GRAMMY Award winner and an Oscar nominee for Best Original Song for “Real in Rio” from the film RIO. He has recorded more than 35 albums, many of which went gold or platinum, including the critically acclaimed Timeless, produced by His hit singles include Mas Que Nada, The Look of Love, Scarborough Fair, Night and Day, Never Gonna Let You Go, and his unforgettable rendition of Fool on the Hill.


Sergio’s enormous influence on the music industry endures even today as he continues to evolve through new collaborations and mediums. With a rich, multi-layered approach to storytelling, the film digs deep to reveal the critical life events that shaped his incredible journey.


Scheinfeld is a critically acclaimed documentary filmmaker best-known for films about iconic musicians—The U.S. vs. John LennonWho Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin’ About Him)?, and Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary.