Fernando Ebano is putting together an ongoing percussion workshop in Los Angeles that will become a regular performance ensemble in the same style as MONOBLOCO:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V8tXIVdyQY&feature=related
First workshop/class will be Wednesday, January 14 at 7PM
1307 N. Vista St. near Fountain, 7 blocks west of La Brea
West Hollywood, 90046
There's limited space, so please contact Fernanado to let him know if you're interested.
Write him at "Fernando Godoy" <[address removed]>
Fernando ?bano started his career at the age of 15 as a singer and
percussionist. He has been a composer and main singer (interpreter) for
samba schools in S?o Paulo, Brazil, and was a member of several samba bands with whom he recorded albums and played in popular clubs while in Sao Paulo. He now resides in Los Angeles and has performed in local Brazilian events, and teaches samba and pagode classes regularly together with Carlinhos Pandeiro de Ouro. He participated in California Brazil Camp in August 2008, and was a leader of the nightly pagode jams.
See a sample of Fernando Ebano's percussion playing athttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRlo93MAsuY