5. INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL: DAY OF THE SAMBA REGGAE BARCELONA 2015
SAMBA REGGAE IN BARCELONA - SPAIN! 25.-26.7.2015 Alex Rosa (Ilê Ayê) and Barcelona´s Afro Samba community invites you to their beautiful city and international percussion-, dance- and Brazilian culture festival!: Afro Brasil, Samba Reggae, Maracatu, Brazilian beats - 11 workshops, 5 mestres, concerts, parade, parties.. come and join us!
Every year Barcelona organizes the Day of the Samba Reggae. The event was originally created by Alex Ros (percussionist at Ilê Aiyê and director of the percussion- and dance formation Ketubara) with colaboration of the culture centre Espai Jove Bocanord in order to bring interested people from Barcelona and all over Europe closer to Afro-Brazilian percussion like afro Samba and dance from the region of Bahia.
COURSES AND WORKSHOPS - MASTERCLASSES - CONCERTA - REHEARSALS - PARADE - DANCE
One weekend full of courses, masterclasses, concerts, rehearsals, training with your instrument, the big parade where all percussionists and dancers from different groups and from all over the world can participate. We are looking forward to a great weekend with fantastic professional mestres from Bahia in Brazil who will pass on their knowledge about Afro-Brazilian rhythms.
AFRO-BRAZILIAN RHYTHMS - SAMBA REGGAE - AFRO SAMBA - MARACATU
Rhythms with Jair Mendes 11h-13h (2h)
Percussion: Repique with Ramnsés Santos 12h-13h (1h)
Percussion: Maracatú - intermediate with Jabú Morales 11h-13h (2h)
Percussion: Dance with Ramsés Santos 13h-14h (1h)
Percussion: Maracatú - Beginners with Jabú Morales 13h-14h (1h)
Percussion: Caixa with Alex Rosa 13h a 14h (1h)
Percussion: Dancing with your instrument, with Alex Rosa 15h-17h (2h)
Percussion: Timbal - Beginners with Jair Mendes 15h-16h (1h)
Percussion: Timbal - Advanced with Jair Mendes 16h-17h (1h)
Dance: Samba Reggae and Samba Afro - Beginners with Tati Campêlo 11h-12h (1h)
Dance: Samba de Roda with Tati Campêlo 12h-13h (1h)
Dance: Orixás with Tati Campêlo 13h-14h (1h)
Dance: Samba Reggae and Samba Afro -Advanced intermediate Tati Campêlo 15h-17h (2h)
On Saturday all courses and masterclasses for percussion and dance take place. We have invited professional musicians as our mestres, such as Jair Mendes, Jabu Morales, Ramnsés Santos from Ilê Aiyê and Tati Campêlo, choreographer and dancer who has especially come from Brazil to be with us.
Brazilian food - feijoada - for lunch for all participants! At night there are concerts from different groups and European percussion bands:
21h Sambaloelek from France
21:40 Tim'bodé from France
22h Ketubara from Barcelona
23h Roda de Samba
23:45 Session with DJ Wet
On Sunday we are all off to the great parade in the city center, where all percussionists and dancers with take part with their mestres and present what they have learnt.
Free entrance to all events for participants of the workshops, for guests it is 6€.
25. + 26. 7.2015
40 € including:
- 2 hours of course
- Final rehearsal on Saturday 25.6. from 17h till 18h
- Brazilian food + drink on Saturday 25.6.
- Festival T-shirt
- Entrance to the concerts
- Participation at the parade
- You can of course book as many courses as you want, any extra course is 13€ extra.
Blocos, bands and groups and sambistas are welcome to register and join us for the event!