The streets will be shaking with the sounds of the surdo in Leimert Park.
Viver Brasil, in partnership with KAOS Network in Leimert Park and through funding from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural of Affairs, is in residence Saturdays and Mondays, March 12 – April 24th.
Led by Viver Brasil artists: Kahlil Cummings and Luiz Badaró- drumming; Laila Abdullah, Rachel Hernandez and Linda Yudin, the 12 session workshop introduces you to the funky rhythms of samba reggae, a staple in roots Carnaval of Bahia, Brazil.
Saturday April 2nd 12:30pm
Saturday April 9th 12:30pm
Monday April 11th 5:30pm
Saturday April 16th 12:30pm
Saturday April 23rd 12:30pm
This workshop is FREE and open to the public. Please bring a drum if you have one and come prepared to sweat. Wear shoes with some spring, cause we are gonna get it!
Oh yeah…the April 24th? YOU WILL SAMBA IN THE STREETS. We’ll share the love with the neighborhood of Leimert Park, taking everything we learned out to the people. Come be a part of this community healing party.
This workshop is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs