2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Hi everyone,

Here’s the schedule of events for Samba Fest 2017 at Trinity College (240 New Britain Ave, Hartford, CT 06106)

Samba Fest 2017 Schedule of Events

11:00 Activities open and Hartford Hot Several

12:00 Parade around the Life Sciences Quad

12:15 Welcoming Remarks

–       Joanne Berger-Sweeney, President, Trinity College

–       Fernando Mello Barreto, Consul General, Consulate General of Brazil in Hartford

–       Eric Galm, Festival Organizer, Associate Professor of Music, Trinity College

 

12:30  Performance by Hall High School Choirs, directed by Lorri Cetto

12:45  The Bossa Nova Project

1:30    Trinity Steel Ensemble, directed by Curtis Greenidge

1:45    Karli Ortega

2:00    Maculelê Dance Workshop by Efraim Silva and Ginga Brasileira

2:30    Gideon Ampeire music from Uganda

3:00    Capoeira Dance Workshop

3:30    Ray Gonzalez and Conjunto Antillano

4:00    Activities Tables Close

4:30    Samba Dance Workshop by Efraim Silva and Thelma Ladeira

5:00    Trinity Samba Ensemble, directed by Eric Galm, with special guest José Paulo

6:00     Festival Ends

2016 Sponsors

The Center for Urban and Global Studies Arts Initative, Music Department, and Office of Community Relations at Trinity College

The Center for Urban and Global Studies Arts Initative, Music Department, and Office of Community Relations at Trinity College

Greater Hartford Arts Council

Greater Hartford Arts Council

Hartford Public Library

Hartford Public Library

Consulate General of Brazil in Hartford

Consulate General of Brazil in Hartford