We threw a pre-carnival ball at Projeto Tô Ligado this Sunday to provide an opportunity for the children to play in public. The children played all of the classic carnival marches and it ended up being a great party. Big thanks to everyone who came along and helped out!
This year I have been providing brass and percussion instrumental music lessons to children from Rio de Janeiro’s favelas in partnership of a local social project called Projeto Tô Ligado. The aim is to put together a “bloco” (street band) with the children to participate in Rio Carnival in March 2014. Every month we throwContinue reading “Bloco Tô Ligado Party: November”
On Sunday there was a party at Projeto Tô Ligado. The children’s carnival band, Bloco Tô Ligado, played, followed by samba band Samba de Lei. Here are the videos: And here are the photos (click the image to see the whole album): project. The children’s carnival band, Bloco Tô Ligado, played, followed by samba bandContinue reading “Bloco Tô Ligado: October Party”