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Eliot Schoolyard Summer Concert Series

August 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Trio Let’s Vamos Trio Let’s Vamos is a unique Brazilian-American musical collaboration playing Forró Pé-de-Serra, featuring rhythms such as baião, xaxado and samba. Forró became famous in the 1940s and ‘50s with tunes steeped in the stories and culture of Brazil’s arid Northeast, the Sertão. Accordion, voice and percussion play melodies influenced by the vocal calls sung by cowboys herding cattle (aboios do vaqueiros). Trio Let’s Vamos is led by Tarciso Alves (zabumba and voice), along with Ken Hiatt (accordion) and Valeria Lima (triangle and backing vocals).

Is this a free event?

Yes

Details

Date:
August 28
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Finn Kelley
Phone:
17813636970
Email:
Fkelley@emeraldnecklace.org
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Venue

Eliot Schoolyard
24 Eliot St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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