School of Music

Musicology and Ethnomusicology

Brazilian Music Institute / Schedule

All classes/workshop take place at New World School of Arts in Miami.

401 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33132 (Next to Miami Dade College - Wolfson Campus)

Class and Masterclass(9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon)
First hour (9:00 – 10:00): individual classes/workshop
Second hour (10:00 – 11:00 a.m.): master classes/participants practice

Individual Classes (first hour)
Voice class with Beatriz Malnic and Welson Tremura
b. Guitar class with Tabajara Belo
c. Piano class (two pianos) with Jim Gasior
d. Saxophone and Wind class with Vadim Arsky
e. Percussion class with Larry Cook
f. Violin and string class with Aaron Colverson

Master Classes and Topics (second hour)
May 13 Brazilian percussion and hands on drums
May 14 Harmony, improvisation and theory in the music of Brazil
May 15 Singing and performance in Brazilian music
May 16 All-faculty discussion on historical and musical styles of Brazil

Concert Rehearsals for Selected Participants
Monday (May 13) - Friday (May 17) 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Monday (May 13) - Friday (May 17) 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. (as needed)

Dress/Tech Rehearsals
Time and date to be announced

Closing Concert

The BMI closing concert, Saudades do Brasil: Longing for Brazil, will be on Friday, May 17, 2019 in the MDC Live Arts Space at Miami Dade College - Kendell Wolfson Campus

300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33132

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