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Roots Revival: panel, workshop, and concert on March 14

A day exploring and performing the music of Northeastern Brazil is coming up on March 14, beginning at 1pm.  An academic panel will discuss the forró musical tradition, followed by two workshops and a performance by Matuto Forró Band.  Read more about this very special event.

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Samba school

On August 28, musicians from Direct from Brazil gave a free samba drumming lesson. Direct from Brazil: Gilherme Oliveira and Gustavo Oliveira are bateria directors with Salgueiro. Felipe Cabral is a ritmista with Salgueiro, Portela, Unidos da Tijuca, Porto da Pedra, and Curicica.

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