Default lineup: 6 members
6 piece band: female vocals, male vocals/guitar, keyboard, bass, drumkit & sax/flute.
* Larger line ups also available, add: congas, trombone, trumpet.
Formed in the late 80's, award winning group Carnival Do Brazil are the UK & Europe's longest established Brazilian/Latin band. They bring together a glittering array of the best International performers & talented Brazilian artists.
They pride ourselves in being an exciting stage & recording band that can augment the basic sextet to include keyboards & horn section. Get the real carnival experience by adding extra percussionists forming our own independent 'bateria'.
Raise the bar further & include our beautiful dancers & capoeira artists to complete the show. They present only the best Brazilian performers available in Europe.
They have appeared in and recorded many TV broadcasts over the years and have extensive experience playing festivals, functions and clubs, University Balls and all the top hotels in the UK and have also performed in United Arab Emirates, France, Italy, Germany, Algeria, Armenia, Sweden, Denmark and Singapore. Engagements include the Bahrain Formula 1 event 2012 and entertainment for the Brazilian national football team's games.
They have also been chosen to play private functions for such names as Mick Jagger, Madonna, Jamie Oliver and Versace. Band members have recorded with such diverse artists as Basement Jaxx, Alcione, Airto, Stevie Winwood, Quincy Jones, Shakira, Michael Bublé, and Ed Motta to name but a few. We have also recorded 5 CD's: Pra dançar, Tribal, Real Sounds of Brazil, Brazuka Beats & Brazuka Reimagined.
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