Choro da Alegria Plays the Beautiful Melodies of Brazil

Choro de Alegria Trio

Choro da Alegria is a Portland-based ensemble dedicated to playing the wonderful melodies of Brazil. They draw much inspiration from the genre “choro” (also called chorinho) which has been loosely called “Brazilian ragtime.” Besides choro, they include classic tunes from Bossa Nova and Musica Popular Brasileira (MPB). The group will also speak about their instruments, the composers of the music, and the musics historic importance.

Target audience:

Adults, 50+

Event type:

Performances

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