WHEN: Saturday, August 17, 7:30 PM forró lesson. 8 PM dance & concert.
WHERE: Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore, Maryland 21224
Fast-rising Matuto draws on Northeastern Brazil’s forró and maracatu folk rhythms and reaches into deep Americana—from bluegrass to spirituals to swampy Louisiana jams—creating unexpected and fun Pan-American dance music. With special guest Brazil’s own Rosie Moraes who with the band Samba Travao stars in CA’s annual Viva Brazil! dance party.