Travel to Salvador, Bahia with master Afro-Brazilian percussionist Dende Macedo
Dates: June 22nd - July 6, 2019 (one or two week sessions available)
Join master Afro-Brazilian percussionist on a journey to the cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, Salvador, Bahia. Over a one or two week period, spend your days studying intensively with Dende and other guest master teaching artists, enjoying the beaches and Afro-Brazilian cuisine. Spend your nights taking in shows of bands like Olodum, Ile Aiye and Dende's alma mater Timbalada. Attend a candomble ceremony during the Festa do Caboclo, visit the city of Cachoeira and perform together with Samba Fugueirao during the Festa de Sao Joao!
Register now by clicking the link below. Rates include hotel stay at the Grande Hotel da Barra and daily ground transportation to and from classes in the Pelourinho. Alternate packages are available.
Pricing: $950 for one week, $1900 for two. Pricing is based on double occupancy and does not include airfare. Payments can be made via Square or check.