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2017 Festival Headliners Videos Colorado Brazil Fest 2017 Promo Video: Ronaldo Andrade   Previous Festival Videos Highlights from Colorado Brazil Fest 2015: Highlights from Colorado Brazil Fest 2014:  Alessandro Penezzi Live at Colorado Brazil Fest 2014: Bateria Alegria and Ginga performing “A Novidade” by Gilberto Gil:

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Colorado Brazil Fest 2017: August 3-6


Ticket Sales:

  • Brazilian Jazz Night at Dazzle (Aug 3, 7:30PM): ($15/$20) available at Dazzle’s Website
  • Sambalegria Show at Fox Theatre (Aug 5, 7:00PM):  ($15/$22) available at Fox Theatre Website
Festival passes, all-concert passes, workshops and other concert tickets available at Eventbrite:


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Schedule: Shows: Thursday Aug 3, 7:30PM: Brazilian Jazz Night with Dexter Payne Quintet and Michele Castro Quartet, Dazzle at Baur’s, 1512 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202 Friday Aug 4, 7:00PM: Samba Percussion and Dance Performances on Boulder’s Pearl Street Mall.  Bateria Alegria, Dandha da Hora, Samba Colorado, Bella Diva and Capoeira Canavial. Location: Boulder’s Pearl Street Mall (between 13th and 14th St.), Boulder Friday Aug 4 9:00PM: Choro and Forró Night with Ronaldo Andrade and Ginga, Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place,  2027 13th St Boulder, CO 80302 Saturday Aug…

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  Workshop Descriptions (2017): Orixas movement with Dandha da Hora The gods of the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé religion are called Orixás. Dance, drums and song are the basic elements in its religious ceremonies. These rhythms and dance movements are used in dance lessons, stage performances and other non-religious contexts, and are used regularly in folklore events in Brazil. Afro-Brazilian Dance with Dandha da Hora The Afro-Brazilian dance incorporates Afro-Brazilian roots and the rhythms of samba in the tradition of the famous blocos afros (carnaval groups) from Salvador, Bahia. Samba Reggae…

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