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November 9, 2006

Brazilian Guitarist Eduardo Mendonca in Calgary

Written by
cindy mcleod

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Brazilian Guitarist Eduardo Mendonca
Brazil Fest
Saturday, Nov 11
Scandanavian Hall, Calgary

Calgary’s Brazil Fest Kicks-off 2nd Annual with Dinner & Music

The second annual Brazil Fest takes place in Calgary this Saturday, Nov 11 with a celebration of all things Brazilian. The evening includes a dinner of national cuisine, and a musical performance by renowned guitarist Eduardo Mendonca, along with special guests Rubim de Toledo (bass), and Mario Allende (percussion).

Brazilian born guitarist/singer Eduardo Mendonça, who now resides in the US, is more recently known for his work with the Seattle-based band Show Brazil. The artist will appear with along with Alberta greats, bassist Rubim de Toledo, and percussionist Mario Allende, of the Edmonton group Bomba!

The evening’s music will feature traditional and contemporary Brazilian rhythms including the heart and soul of its sounds, the samba-reggae.

for more information visit www.bcaab.org

Saturday November 11
Brazil Fest
Featuring Eduardo Mendonca and Show Brazil
with special guests Rubim de Toledo (bass) and Mario Allende (percussion)

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