1:45 pm - 3:10 pm
Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Edge Recital Hall Sponsored by: Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Contact: Joshua Cutchin Public Affairs Dir., HHSOM 706-542-4752
The music group Matuto presents a lecture demonstration on the Brazilian Forro genre.Employing renowned musicians across NYC’s diverse jazz, roots, and world music scenes, Matuto features violin, guitar, accordion, bass, drums, and various Brazilian percussion instruments: the alfaia (a large, wooden, rope-tuned bass drum), the pandeiro (a Brazilian tambourine), the berimbau (a single-string on a bow struck with a small stick), and the agogô (a pair of small, pitched metal bells.)The group is also performing November 12 at The Melting Point.