The Youth Orchestra of Bahia

The Youth Orchestra of Bahia performs this Wednesday 7 July as part of Festival Brazil – come and see one of the most exciting young youth orchestras in the world perform a programme of music from across the Americas. Here’s a taster:

COMING SOON, A SLICE OF BRAZIL ON THE SOUTHBANK

Bringing the vibrant, dynamic culture of contemporary Brazil to the heart of London, Festival Brazil at Southbank Centre will celebrate the country’s rich cultural heritage – including music, visual arts, dance, literature, debates and food.

Performers will include cultural icon Maria Bethânia, superstar singer song-writer Gilberto Gil, the legendary psychedelic rock band Os Mutantes and tropicália star Tom Zé. And look out for the many free performances that take over the Southbank Centre site during the Festival.

View all Festival Brazil events here

Check out the Festival Brazil vid for a taster of what’s to come…