Bloco Tô Ligado Party: November

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”

Bloco Tô Ligado: October Party

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”