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Brazilian Art Song Recital with Tenor Renato Cordeiro
6 September 2015
Normansfield Theatre, Langdon Down Centre, Middlesex TW11 9PS
Discover the richness of Brazilian classical music with Brazilian Tenor Renato Cordeiro and Riccardo Serenelli from Villa InCanto through art song, its vibrant rhythm and exquisite melodies. Brazil’s rich cultural variations from the north to the south create a fascinating selection of music in the classical tradition but with a regional and distinctive twist.
Music by villa-Lobos, Claudio Santoro, Jayme Ovalle and others.
Brazilian Capoeira changing the lives of children in conflict zones
9 September 2015
Garden Room, Museum of London, 150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN
A team of researchers and charity workers in Middle Eastern conflicts zones have found evidence that Capoeira is having a life-changing impact on the lives of children and young people.
The research, by charity Capoeira4Refugees and the University of East London, is to be made public at this special event. The launch event starts at 4pm and ends at 6.30pm. There will be a live Capoeira demonstration, networking time, and refreshments.
Amaia Azcona & Morgan Szymanski
18 September 2015
St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
Soprano Amaia Azcona Cildoz and guitarist Morgan Szymanski will be performing the acclaimed Modinha | Bachianas brasileiras No. 5 by Heitor Villa-Lobos, among other pieces by renowned Spanish and Latin-American composers, in this recital promote by ILAMS - The Iberian and Latin-American Music Society.
Cello Passion: Diego Carneiro and Eralys Fernandez
20 September 2015
Omnibus Arts Centre, 1 Clapham Common North Side, London SW4 0QW
Join the Brazilian virtuoso cellist Diego Carneiro with Cuban piano accompanist Eralys Fernández for a passionate performance of works for the cello. From Schumann’s adagio und allegro to Piazzolla’s Le Grand Tango, this truly international concert promises to delight. With Russian and Brazilian pieces adding variety to the mix of pace and mood the Sunday afternoon concert will be a remarkable celebration of the cello by one of it’s most intense and committed performers.
Rio + film festival 2015
24 - 27 September 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
The rise and rise of Rio de Janeiro is something exciting to behold, as it appears Increasingly in the global spotlight, hosting major world events like the 2014 Fifa World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games. This season showcases outstanding titles from Brazil’s film history that give a rich sense of the city, everything from sun-soaked poverty to the hardscrabble energy of an emerging nation.
Juliana Areias | Bossa Nova Baby Tour
8 October 2015
Ronnie Scott's, 47 Frith Street, London W1D 4HT
With over a year of consecutive sold out concerts around Australia, Juliana Areias celebrates the success of her first original album Bossa Nova Baby with shows in Sydney, Amsterdam and London. Band composed by: Juliana Areias (vocals), Carlos Franco (guitar), Carl Hudson (piano) and special guests.