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MARACATU DRUMS BY BURITI

Lovely & light-weight, artisanal alfaias with top sound and typical northeast style ornaments made with loving details by a small company in Portugal. We are happy to welcome Buriti's bumbos de Maracatu in our north-east percussion range.

SAMBASYNDROM 2019

Berlin, 27.-30.9.2018 For more than 20 years one of Europe's largest Samba workshop weekends with a massive choice of Brazilian music and dance workshops. Rio Samba, Samba Reggae, Maracatú, Samba fusion with DJs and other exotic percussion courses are awaiting you.

KALANGO IN COBURG 2019

12.-14.7.2019 Yay! It's that time of the year again, we're all set and ready for 3 fantastic festival days in Coburg! Come visit us in our exhibition tent filled with Samba instruments and accessories and win a fancy Timbra timbal with gig bag!

10. SAMBANALE 2019

Happy Birthday Sambanale! 25.26.5.2019: 10 years of family samba encontro with great workshops for all levels and Brazilian styles far away from the hustle and stress of the cities - almost like holidays! A festival not to be missed.

AGBÊS FROM RECIFE

Now online! We are happy that we have once again discovered wonderful instruments from a small workshop in Brazil for you. Beautiful, artfully handcrafted shekerés, all unique pieces, made with expertise and love by Biano Pajeú from Olinda/Recife.

SAMBASYNDROM 2018

27.-30.9.2018 For more than 20 years one of Europe's largest Samba workshop weekends with huge choice of Brazilian music culture. Register now! Rio Samba, Samba Reggae, Maracatú, Samba fusion with DJs and other exotic percussion courses are awaiting you.

KALANGO IN COBURG 2018

13.-15.7.2018 Come visit our team at the Kalango exhibition tent at the Samba Festival in Coburg! Enjoy a massive load of Brazilian Percussion, Samba instruments, accessories and Samba equipment for all tastes. We are looking forward to meeting you!

9. SAMBANALE 2018

June 9./10. 2018 For sambistas, nature lovers and Brazilian music fans: Come join one of Germany's Samba gems tucked away in a beautiful forest glade. This small yet popular Samba festival (indoor/outdoor) offers excellent workshops for all levels and several Brazilian music styles.

SAMBASYNDROM 2017

21.-24.9.2017 - 13 top workshops for advanced, intermediate players and beginners; different styles from Rio Samba to Choro, Brazilian music for all levels including masterclasses! Modern Bahia with Marcos Santos (Bahia/Boston), Samba Choro with Rogério Souza (Rio) and many local top mestres...

CULTURA DO BRASIL 2017

18.-20.8.2017 Entering their second round - the fairly new festival star on Europe's samba sky! Rietberg - a small town in Germany, hosts this vibrant Samba festival and invites the European Samba community, all party and festival people and drummers to their gorgeous summer event!

KALANGO IN COBURG 2017

14.-16.7.2017 Come visit our team at the Kalango exhibition tent! International Samba Festival in Coburg - one weekend nothing but Samba! Like always, we will set up a big tent showcasing a massive load of Brazilian Percussion, Samba instruments, accessories and Samba equipment for all tastes!

MARACATU MUNICH

Maracatu is still kind of a rare music style, which is why we would like to give some attention to this start-up formation which has recently come up in Munich, Germany with very good energy and a bunch of engaged maracatuzeiros. New members welcome!

8. SAMBANALE 2017

June 10./11. 2017: for sambistas and outdoor fans! On a forest glade in summer, this small yet popular Samba festival in Germany invites all-level sambistas to join excellent workshops, meet international Samba stars and celebrate Brazilian music culture in this tucked away oasis. Samba de enredo, Samba Reggae, Maracatu, dance, Afro Samba, Pagode and many more..

MARACATU + PANDEIRO WITH JUNINHO QUEBRADERA

24.-26.3.2017 Music from Brazil's Northeast - Juninho Quebrada a percussion multi-talent (Olinda/Berlin), who will shower you inspiration on any instrument he picks up! 3-day workshop - book your place now!

MARACATU WITH MESTRE HUGO

1.10.-10.11. Authentic beats, professional instruction and pernambucan vibes - Mestre Hugo Leonardo from Nação do Maracatu Leão Da Campina and Coco de Besoura Maganga will be in Europe sharing his huge musical energy - few schedules availabe!

SAMBASYNDROM 2016

Kalango Festival booth! 22.-25.9.2016 Registration is still open! 16 top workshops for advanced, intermediate and beginners, different styles for all levels including a master class! The SaSy is unique in Europe - get together!

CULTURA DO BRASIL 2016

Kalango festival booth! 19.-21.8.2016 A bright new star amongst Samba festivals - love to detail and a fantastic Samba programme if you enjoy partying, drumming and Brazilian music! Come visit us at our booth & lounge!

SAMBA REPERCUSSION 2016

22.-24.7.2016: An extraordinary festival with fantastic programm all about Rio Samba, Samba Reggae and Maracatú, Brazilialn art & culture, top concerts and special performances - 3 days Repercussion in Monléon-Magnoac..

KALANGO IN COBURG 2016

8.-10.7.2016 Kalango Brazilian Percussion at the Samba Festival in Coburg - a big tent full of Samba percussion, accessories and everything a sambista's heart desires is awaiting you! Part of our team - Juninho Quebradera! Como visit!

CARNIVAL OF CULTURES BERLIN 2016

13.-16.5.2016 4 days music from all over the world, dance, street festival and the grand and colourful parade with loads of Samba, Samba Reggae, Maracatu, but also many other international music styles parading through Berlin for 9 hours!

7. SAMBANALE 2016

June 11./12. 2016: sambista get-together, Kalango with festival booth, beautiful outdoor festival and loads of workshops for all levels: Samba de enredo, Samba Reggae, Maracatu, dance, Afro Samba, Pagode, Timbal Special, Samba Funk..

NOITE DOS TAMBORES SILENCIOSOS 2016

You are travelling to Olinda or Recife? The night of the silent drums is only one of the North-east Brazilian highlights. Precarnival is one of the best times to be in Brazil and it offers you plenty of opportunities to get to know music culture of many regions!

IT'S ALL SAMBA 2016

2016 - we can already feel the energy of carnival, in our minds we're festival-hopping from one Samba event to another. Write us your event - Kalango publishes a blog article for you! Invite Samba friends from all over Europe - Samba is family!

★ THE MARACATU NIGHT ★

27.11.2015 Tropical Diaspora presents another unforgettable night with the Maracatu All Stars Berlin! Live music, encontro de Maracatu and Dj sessions at the turntables promise a very fine north-east Brazilian night out in Berlin!

DUDU TUCCI PROGRAMME 2016

For 2016 Dudu Tucci has prepared a large and exciting programme for sambistas of all styles! The year starts with a trip to Salvador for percussionists and also stays colourful in the PAC Percussion Art Center in Berlin!

ALFAIA SPECIAL DEAL

Maracatu é trovão - Maracatu is thunder! 22" alfaias at a special price - goose bumps mega bass for your Maracatu group! The massive sounds of large alfaias will make the earth tremble under your feet!

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..

CARNIVAL OF CULTURES BERLIN 2015

4 days music from all over the world, dance, street festival and the grand and colourful parade with loads of Samba, Samba Reggae, Maracatu, but also many other international music styles parading through Berlin for 9 hours!
You are travelling to Olinda or Recife? The night of the silent drums is only one of the North-east Brazilian highlights. Precarnival is one of the best times to be in Brazil and it offers you plenty of opportunities to get to know music culture of many regions!

RELAUNCH KALANGO WEBSITE

New times for smartphone- and tablet using sambistas! KALANGO´s brandnew website is going online, enjoy exploring all our new features! E-commerce has strongly developed within the last couple of years, mobile online devices have conquered the world and the users have quickly adapted to all the functions that modern webshops offer. We think that equally for KALANGO the time has come to enter a in a new era.

Coburg Samba Festival 2012, - here we go again!

For the 9th time in a row we are preparing to pack our beloved little tent, various displays and tables, and above all a handpicked selection of our large assortment and jet to Coburg. We are really looking forward to all the new and well-known samba g

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