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October 2014
Logo NV show

Sing for people: Brazil’s festival of song

16th October 2014
@ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Coutyard Theatre,
Bowling Green Walk 40, Pitfield Street, London N1 6EU
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Ticket Price - £8

The 1960s was a historic decade for Brazil, when a powerful surge of social reform and creative energy was interrupted by the military coup of 1964, ushering in a 21-year dictatorship. The Music and Song Festivals of that era, many of them viewed by millions on TV, were an important artistic expression of the popular desire to create a new, democratic Brazil. The Festivals were a unique platform and showcase for the country’s best musical talent, bringing together songwriters, instrumentalists,…

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September 2015
cantar

Launching Singing Project “CANTAR” event

25th September 2015
@ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brazilian Embassy,
14-16 Cockspur St SW1Y 5BL
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Nossa Voz show – “Singing for the people”, followed by drinks reception. Please email info@cantar.org.uk to book your place. “CANTAR” is a Singing Project lead by a creative team in which a series of singing workshops culminates in two public performances. It aims to bring together singers of diverse backgrounds and nationalities to explore Brazilian music. By embracing a varied range of musical genres from classical, contemporary to regional and exploring historical relevance, it will provoke interest in Brazilian history…

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