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Choro Borealis Presents Samba Claus: A Brazilian Holiday

Dec 11, 2023 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinner and drinks service starts 1 hour before showtimes.

Traditional to Contemporary Brazilian

Featuring unique arrangements of several holiday classics, played in a variety of Brazilian rhythms, the magic of Choro Borealis is the playful interplay among the musicians, and the many varieties of instruments they employ in bringing choro music to life for their audiences.

Pat O’Keefe clarinet

Tim O’Keefe percussion, mandolin

Robert Everest seven-string guitar, vocals

John Croarkin flute

Dave Burk cavaquinho

Choro Borealis brings together some of the Twin Cities’ finest musicians who share a deeply rooted passion for Brazilian music. Choro music is a lively instrumental genre native to Rio de Janeiro with strong European and African roots, and which developed at the same time as ragtime and jazz in the US.


Dunsmore Jazz Room
6161 Hwy 65 NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432 United States

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