Talks & Lectures

Origins of Brazilian Music

When: Thu., Aug. 20, 5-6 p.m. 2009

Local French musician Elisabeth Blin has conducted personal research in Brazil and is sharing her experiences with her audience in Boise. The event is free, but seating is limited so registration is suggested. Blin will perform several pieces of Brazilian classical guitar and bossa nova songs and give an audio-visual presentation illustrating how music has been an instrument of social protest during 400 years of colonialism in Brazil. The show, hosted by Barbacoa, will have a no host bar available for participants. For registration and information, e-mail

Price: FREE

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