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Artes de Cuba: Batucada for Cuba: From Brooklyn to Brazil
5/12/2018

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With an opening performance by New York-based youth drumming squad Brooklyn United Marching Band, and a full performance by the D.C.-based, Afro-Brazilian, all-female percussion band Batalá, Batucada for Cuba: From Brooklyn to Brazil pays tribute to the roots of Caribbean and Latin drumming traditions and presents a taste of Caribbean and Brazilian rhythms.

Presented as part of the Kennedy Center's "Artes de Cuba: From the Island to the World" festival. For all festival programming, please click HERE.

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