Music

A Brazilian Instrumental Music Group

A Brazilian Instrumental Music Group

By Marcus Ottoni (Brazilian) ~ Trivial is a Brazilian Instrumental Music Group from Belo Horizonte. The musicians are Augusto Cordeiro (guitar), Pedro Gomes (bass guitar) and Paulo Fróis (drums). They are young musicians and now are considered more than promising.  They are in fact a good representation of the Brazilian music. In their concerts it’s […]

An Artistic Reference – Kristoff Silva

An Artistic Reference – Kristoff Silva

By Marcus Ottoni (Brazilian) ~ Born in Passaic, USA but having lived since childhood in Belo Horizonte, Kristoff Silva is an artist with enormous prestige with both musicians and the public. In his interview on the radio show “A Hora do Improviso,” on “Rádio Inconfidência 100.9fm,” he was introduced as being an influence to 9 […]

Forro Fest

Forro Fest

By Natália De Paoli (Brazilian) ~ What is Forró? The cultural movement known as Forró emerged in the Northeast region of Brazil and it is a mixture of various cultural manifestations. By the way, there is no clear origin of Forró. Even the etymological definition of the word “Forró” has many stories.  The most popular […]