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2017 World Rhythm Festival

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Steven Schob MARACATUpdx, Portland Samba, Hough Youth Escola de Samba
Maracatu - Rhythms of NE Brazil
Armory 3rd Floor Loft #4 4/29 12:15
Rhythm MusicMaracatu de Baque Virado’s visceral groove makes everyone want to move. From the throbbing punctuation of the syncopated bass drum (alfaia) riffs to the intoxicating swing of the snare drums (caixa), the deceptively simple parts force players to confront their understanding of music and rhythm. Known as the the music of the “turned beat”, this rural folk music will draw you in and keep you wanting more. This workshop covers the basic parts of the most common Baque (rhythm).
Brazilian, Maracatu

Escola de Samba for Youth4/28/17 01:00Armory Main Floor
Maracatu - Rhythms of NE Brazil4/29/17 12:15Armory 3rd Floor Loft #4
MARACATUpdx4/29/17 02:00Armory Main Floor
Samba de Roda, the Dance and Rhythms by Beto Guimaraes w/ Steven Schob accomp.4/29/17 04:00Fisher Pavilion
Photos: workshop


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