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Videos

2016 Festival Headliners Videos Moyseis Marques   Choro Das 3   Ronaldo Andrade   Rodson Santos     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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Shows

Save the Date for Colorado Brazil Fest 2017: August 3-6

Venues:

  • August 3: Baur’s Listening Lounge (Denver)

  • August 4: Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place & Pearl St. Mall (Boulder)

  • August 5: Fox Theater (Boulder)

  • August 6: Boulder Beer Pub (Boulder)

We are still in the process of curating the artists and instructors for the festival.

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2016 Performance Program:

  • Samba Percussion and Dance Performances on Pearl Street Mall, Thursday, August 11, 7:30pm, Free event

Bateria Alegria percussion ensemble performance at Pearl Street Mall, accompanied by dance performances by Bahian Rodson Santos and local dance groups (Bella Diva, Samba Colorado and Luciana da Silva)

  • Evening concert with Choro Das Três at First United Methodist Church, Friday, August 12, 8:00pm (doors 7:00pm), Tickets @Eventbrite

This is a unique opportunity to see one of Brazil’s best “choro” groups in their only Colorado appearance. This lively music genre is the root of samba and bossa nova, and Choro das 3 will delight you with their virtuosic performance of choro standards and original compositions.  

  • “A Night in Rio” with Moyseis Marques and Ginga at Boulder Theater, Saturday, August 13, 8:00pm (doors 7:00pm, dance lesson 7:30pm), Tickets @Boulder Theater

Colorado Brazil Fest presents one of Rio de Janeiro’s favorite samba and forró singer- songwriters, Moyseis Marques. Moyseis will be accompanied by Colorado’s beloved samba band, Ginga, with additional performances by samba master Ronaldo Andrade from Sao Paulo. The show also features Boulder Samba School’s high-energy percussion ensemble Bateria Alegria, and dance performances by Rodson Santos from Bahia and local dance groups. 

  • BBQ and Samba Dance Party at Boulder Beer, Sunday, August 14, 12:00pm-5pm, Live Music at 1:00pm, Tickets at the Door ($5)

Boulder’s Ginga and special guest Ronaldo Andrade will perform samba on Boulder Beer’s outdoor patio, in the spirit of backyard samba parties in Rio! Denver based singer and guitarist Michele Castro will open the show with set of MPB and bossa-nova. We will have traditional Brazilian food provided by Little Brazil.

  • August 11-14 Workshops, Tickets available @Eventbrite

Workshops for Brazilian music and dance: As always, we will host workshops in music and dance: Ronaldo Andrade (cavaquinho and samba), Moyseis Marques (vocals), Choro workshop with Choro Das Três, Rodson Santos (afro-brazilian dance), and local dance instructors. Most workshops are beginner/intermediate level, and select workshops are available for kids.

Ticket Information:

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Schedule

Save the Date for Colorado Brazil Fest 2017: August 3-6 Venues: August 3: Baur’s Listening Lounge (Denver) August 4: Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place & Pearl St. Mall (Boulder) August 5: Fox Theater (Boulder) August 6: Boulder Beer Pub (Boulder) We are still in the process of curating the artists and instructors for the festival. Follow us on Facebook or sign up to our email list for more updates! 2016 Festival Schedule: Performance Program: Samba Percussion and Dance Performances on Pearl Street Mall, Thursday, August 11, 7:30pm, Free…

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Workshops

Save the Date for Colorado Brazil Fest 2017: August 3-6 Venues: August 3: Baur’s Listening Lounge (Denver) August 4: Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place & Pearl St. Mall (Boulder) August 5: Fox Theater (Boulder) August 6: Boulder Beer Pub (Boulder) We are still in the process of curating the artists and instructors for the festival. Follow us on Facebook or sign up to our email list for more updates!  Workshop Descriptions (2016) Please see workshop descriptions below: Orixa dance and Samba de Roda with Rodson Santos The…

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