Posts Tagged 'Elza Soares'

Making a lot of noise!

Gilles Peterson talks to JungleDrums about his latest project Sonzeira and reveals that the British always had a secret love affair with Brazil


Elza Soares @ Mau Mau

The first of two London shows for Rio samba star Elza Soares, a singer respected for over 50 years service to samba, during which she has had a number of hits including “Se Acaso Você Chegasse”, “Boato”, “Mulata Assanhada” and


Elza Soares @ Favela Chic

This is the kind of news we like! Elza Soares has been confirmed to play Favela Chic on Saturday 15th October. Elza is one of the true stars of samba, famous for a string of hits in the 60s and 70s as well as her affiliation with Rio’s samba schools. This is one rare opportunity to see Elza in London so don’t miss it!


Schedule for 3rd Brazilian Film Festival

The Brazilian Film Festival of London returns to the capital, starting on Tuesday 6th Sept with a BAFTA screening before moving to Odeon Covent Garden for four more days of Brazilian film, ending on 10th Sept.