Beco do Samba - Brazilian Party



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Loop

23 Meyers Place, Melbourne, Australia

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Loop is a versatile project space/bar hybrid, presenting film, audio-visual performance and creative forums

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Beco do Samba - Free Entry 9pm - Live Music Samba Zambu! School Samba Night ***O'Ziriguidum Samba School*** www.facebook.com/Oziriguidum Experience the infectious sounds of Brazil with O’Ziriguidum. An innovative percussion group that are forging new directions by mixing world rhythms, funk and hip-hop with the sound-power and street-feel of the drums of Brazil. VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ci-zNTxB8j0 ***Ballet Folklorico Fabiana Grimaldi*** https://www.facebook.com/Ballet-Folklorico-Fabiana-Grimaldi-439647212841870/?pnref=lhc Fabiana Grimaldi is a Melbourne based dancer, teacher and choreographer. She grew up dancing in Bahia where she studied afro Brazilian dance techniques as well as contemporary and classical ballet. In Australia she graduated from the prestigious National Theatre Ballet School in 1999 becoming a professional dancer and later on graduated under the Royal Academy of Dance as an accredited teacher. Her teaching and stage experience is vast. Fabiana has performed a vast variety of dance styles. Her passion is Orixá Dances from the Yorubá tradition in Bahia. She will present 2 solos from her Ballet Folklorico repertoire. ***Walla C.*** https://soundcloud.com/wallacbeats Walla C is an Dj/Producer from Rio de Janeiro, now resident in Melbourne. Producing beats since 2013, he draws from diverse influences such as jazz, funk, blaxploitation, afrofuturism, glitch, lo-fi beats, afrobeat, brazilian folk, amongst others ***MAXX R.**** https://soundcloud.com/maxxskull When Max arrived in Australia from Sao Paulo, Brazil and now he has already became one of the main Brazilians DJ’s in town after his remarkable performances in most events of its genre. Playing from popular Brazilian music such as Tim Maia, Jorge Ben and many more, Maxx covers from the classic, old school, underground and funk to the hip hop.