muito obrigado & thank you very much for inviting me one again to talk about my culture, música, career, projects and life. Great speaking with you Richard Stead you are an amazing geezer. Thank you Katie Turvey for connecting. This interview also will be part of BRAZIL VS ENGLAND - International Female Rugby
Talking Spirits &
Talking Spirits the band led by the amazing and multi-instrumentalist James Lascelles. The one of show happened at Seven Arts, Leeds on the 07 October 2022. The performance was made by the following musicians: Cuma (bass) Tim Herniman (Sax, violin) Claudio kron do Brazil (Percussion set, berimbau, pandeiro) special guests: Rahim and Hashid (Tablas) + The Voice choir of Leeds. Directed by; James Lascelles, piano and percussionist extraordinaire.
The dinner LADIES & claudio kron
Circa year 2000 commissioned by Creative Partnerships the Brazilian percussionist Claudio kroon has run a series of workshops in School in deprived areas in Newcastle. Working with three different schools culminating in a wonderful performance for the Georgy community.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH 22
BLACK HOSTORY MONTH 22
Ingredients; 3 x school, 25-30 children from each school, instruments to over 80 people, young students age between 6 and 10 ADD culture, music, dance and lots of rhythms.
MIX IT ALL TOGETHER
Dress the children up in bright colors; invite the parents for a blast…
The children learned and performed Samba music and Samba Dancing. They played together rhythm of Samba Reggae from Bahia Brazil. They all learned histories from the diaspora movement to celebrate BLACK HISTORY MONTH 22 – TAHNK YOU TO ALL THE SCHOOL INVOLVED.
Bywell Primary School
Manor Croft School
Eastborough Primary School
World Music Fescival
At Shambala 22
Brazilian percussion with Claudio Kron
Workshops and procession
Each workshop with the attendence of over 100 each day people learning about Brazilian music and dance culture.
Thank you for the invite! Great to meet so many like minded peoples. Thank you DANS TEAM for having me and the great audience
For over 40 years WOMAD has accommodate the best artist in the world as performers, workshops leaders. I have been blessed to be part of Womad for the past 20 years!
One of the best platform in the world for music and dance and every little bit of endeavor arts...
Thank you Womad for including me on this amazing line up of wonderful artists...
See you next year...
On the Sunday 24 September of 2022. Received by the hands of master Zoi Nacimento, Mamae and the Brazilian Consulate in Palermo. The certificate of master percussionist for my tireless working with music for over 35 year professionally. The certificate was also signed by all Capoeira master present.
Thank you & Muito obrigado fo this amazing piece of paper it means a lot to me.
Blessing until next time...
Pataxo are indigenous people from South of Bahia, precisely in Porto Seguro those indigenous were one of the first people in Brazil to meet the Europeans in 1500
The Pataxo tribe have to reeinvent themselves from the language to style keeping the tradition alive
Photo by: Alice Kohler (Rio de Janeiro)
As part of OS BAMBAS DA CAPOEIRA NA EUROPA
3 days of Capoeira, music and dance with performances and processions thought the streets of Palermo with over 300 people drumming, singing and dancing.
The event was created by Capoeira Zumbi ( Mestre Zoi) in Sicilly. Supported by Brazilian Consulate in Sicilly, Radio Boa Gente +++
Amazing to be along side so many master from Brazil and the world.
MUSIC SUPPORT FOR REFUGEES
When I got invited by Opera North to run workshops for refugees organized by Opera North. I couldn't believe my luck. As my music carrier is always based in take back to Africa what they have done to us Brazilians.
As Brazil is one of the biggest nation in the world and Bahia the place I was born is where we have the biggest population of Africans in one place, so we celebrate a lot about that in Brazil.
Working with people from Cameroon, Sudan, Eritrea, Bangladesh I was delighted as it was the platform that I always wanted to share my music and culture. Thank you...
The WAR ON DRUGS in Colombia
Teachers, students, musicians, and the community of Latino americanos getting together for a protest against DRUGS