Posts Tagged 'Belo Horizonte'


Flávio Renegado mixes hip hop and samba

Exactly one year after impressing the London crowd with an amazing show at Passing Clouds, the rapper from Belo Horizonte is back to perform as part of the stellar line up of Back2Black (read more here) but also with his

Getting Relaxed and Cultural in Ouro Preto

For history lovers, Ouro Preto is a fantastic destination. The city is located in a valley in the state of Minas Gerais, and is home to some of the most beautiful natural museums in Brazil. The name Ouro Preto (Black

Interview with Rodrigo Pederneiras

Grupo Corpo are one of Brazil’s leading contemporary dance companies, renowned for their typically Brazilian creations that combine classical ballet techniques with elements from Brazil’s popular music and dance. They’re now returning to London for four nights and we have interviewed choreographer Rodrigo Pederneiras.


Luiz Gabriel Lopes @ Made In Brasil

Luiz Gabriel Lopes is one of the members of Graveola E O Lixo Polifonico, a group from Belo Horizonte that have a mesmerising way of mixing folk and MPB. He is also a singer/songwriter in his own right, releasing the


Sleepover for Brazilian street children

Happy Child, a UK charity is organising a mass-sleepover in Surrey to raise money to help street and ‘at risk’ children in Brazil – and is calling on kids to take part.

Play It Again, Solomon

Sarah de Carvalho is a brave woman and the author of a new novel called Solomon’s Song. The book is about searching for the key to the song of your life; something or someone you are meant to do or

São Paulo: the world’s street art capital

Brazilian street art takes over the walls of the prestigious MuBE Museum in São Paulo for the biggest graffiti showcase of the year

For the love of the game

JD explores the magical settings that make Brazil’s stadiums a must-see for each and every tourist “One thing is for sure,” says Oncal Vural, from Turkey. “My trip to Rio de Janeiro wouldn’t have been complete If I hadn’t gone