Brazilian star Chico Cesar will be performing Friday September 5th at the Culture Room in Ft. Lauderdale. Doors open at 8 pm. Cesar will provide a night of Northeast Brazil’s rootsy party music – forro and frevo. Chico Cesar is one of Brazil’s most compelling singers and composers. the concert is produced by The Rhythm Foundation and South Florida Jams
3045 N. Federal Hwy (at Oakland Park Blvd), Ft. Lauderdale 33306
Advance tickets $22 in advance through Ticketmaster or in person at Via Brazil, Central do Brasil, Mercado Brazil, Books & Books Coral Gables and BASE August 22nd. Or call (305) 672-5202.
Other world music concerts scheduled by The Rhythm Foundation:
BUIKA, September 9th, Gusman Theater, 174 E. Flagler Street, Miami
OLD MAN BEBO film screening to benefit WDNA 88.9 FM Serious Jazz
September 13th, Artime Theater, 900 SW 1 Street, Miami
MILTON NASCIMENTO and THE JOBIM TRIO
Sat. October 4th, Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Miami
BAJOFONDO, Tues. October 14th, Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater
Festival Miami: PABLO ZIEGLER: New Tango Trio
Thur. October 30th, University of Miami Maurice Gusman Hall
JUAN CARLOS FORMELL, Thur. November 13th, Artime Theater, Miami
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.