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Plaza Swing Series: Forroteria

Jul 23, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

| Free
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Led by guitarist and producer Marcos Vigio, the group combines the traditional forró instrumentation of the zabumba, accordion and triangle with electric guitar, percussion and rabeca (Brazilian fiddle). Forro has been compared to both folk and Cajun music and has been influenced by European and African sounds alike. Part of the Brasil Summerfest Series Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm. In case of rain, the event will be held on Thursday, July 24, at 6:30.

Details

Date:
Jul 23, 2014
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.bklynlibrary.org/events/arts-culture/

Venue

Brooklyn Public Library, Central, Plaza
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, United States