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Batalá
6/12/2016

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The D.C.-based Batalá band comes to the Millennium Stage as part of the 2016 DC Jazz Festival. Part of a larger Batalá family created in 1997 by Giba Gonçalves in Salvador, Bahia in Brazil, Batalá focuses on a distinctive samba-reggae beat that has spread to include 30 Batalá groups worldwide.

Presented as part of the 2016 DC Jazz Festival Dis is ‘Da Drum series.

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