Sunday 4th August
CHORO TO THE MAX
Hanson Dyer Hall, Ian Potter Southbank Centre
33-43 Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
An exploration of Brazilian guitar music as seen through the traditional genre of choro.
Choro has its origins in late nineteenth century salon music, fused with elements of ragtime and samba. The music has seen a revival in recent years and has travelled internationally, reaching beyond its place of origin. Instruments featured in choro music such as the 7-string guitar, cavaquinho and pandeiro will be featured.
Saturday 17th August
THE WESLEY ANNE
250 High St, Northcote VIC 3070
Trio Agogo will be joined by special guest Ben Carr on saxophone and perform the music of Brazilian composers Pixinguinha, Jacob do Bandolim and Waldir Azevedo
Friday 23rd August
TOWN HALL GALLERY AFTER DARK
Hawthorn Arts Centre
360 Burwood Road Hawthorn VIC 3122