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Rhythms of Resistance: Capoeira, Candomblé, and African Musical Instruments in Brazil

February 24, 2014 @ 1:40 pm - 4:20 pm

Music Building Room 214

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As part of an on-going series of guest lectures in an undergraduate course taught by  Professor Amy Chazkel,  Brazilian History and Culture through its Music, visiting scholar  Mary Olezkiewicz will talk about Rhythms of Resistance: Capoeira, Candomblé, and African Musical Instruments in Brazil. She will explore music and movement in Brazil, with a focus on the martial art-dance capoeira. Each lecture is free and open to the public.

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