Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, 300 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06106
Special SNEAK PEEK PERFORMANCE with MENINOS DE MINAS
at the Hartford Public Library
NOON Thursday April 30th!!! (500 Main Street, Hartford)
Musical Performances, Dance Workshops, Crafts,
Brazilian Food, Games and Activities!!!
Featuring the Ivan Vilela Trio from São Paulo: (Ivan Vilela, 10-string Viola – Gilberto dos Syllos, Bass – Ari Colares, Brazilian Percussion)
Meninos de Minas from Minas Gerais, Brazil, with special guest Adriano George
Brazilian dance workshops with Ginga Brasileira featuring Efraim Silva and Thelma Ladeira (Samba, Capoeira, Maculelê)
Brazilian Jazz with Sambeleza (Isabella Mendes – Vocals/Piano – Jeff Fuller, Bass/Vocals – Joe Carter, Guitar – Tim Moran, Sax/Flute/Percussion – Ben Biello, Drums)
Trinity Samba Ensemble directed by Eric Galm
GuakiBom Jazz Salsa Ensemble directed by Ray Gonzalez
Trinity Steel Band directed by Curtis Greenidge
Samba Parade open to everyone!!!
Face Painting with Amazing Face Art
Special thanks to the Consulate General of Brazil in Hartford for their continued support!!!