Chorofestival 11th edition, 17 march 2024


*Afternoon ticket, presentations students and teachers €10 (15:00-18:00)

*Evening ticket, concert Wanderléa €30 (18:30-22:00 )

*All day €35

Kids till 12 all day €5

Codarts students all day €15

Epm students all day €25

*At the door +€5

Grounds administration fee everything +€1


The eleventh edition of this unique festival in Europe will again take place in the culturally rich Delfshaven district in Rotterdam! This edition we have a really special guest: the legendary Wanderléa!

The Brazilian singer, icon of Jovem Guarda, revisits the genre that marked the beginning of her career in a show of her most recent album “Wanderléa canta choros” accompanied by musicians teachers from EPM Choro School

So come and enjoy beautiful concerts, presentations by students and teachers of the Brazilian music school EPM Holanda and Capoeira Berimbau de Ouro and tasty authentic Brazilian food!

Concerts at the festival:

Wanderléa canta Choro

Album presentation “Chorando em Rotterdam” and “saudades de casa” by teachers EPM Holanda

Program Chorofestival 17 maart 2024

All day €35
EPMH students all day €25

Afternoon (ticket €10)

Program can still change!

15:00-15:20 Beginners ensemble

15:20-15:40 Intermediate ensemble

15:40-16:00 Vocal groups

16:00-16:15 Samba/bossa ensemble

16:15-16:30 Kids groups

16:30-16:35 Yasmim Brazilian art for kids presentation

16:35-16:45 bandolim group

16:45-17:00 Advanced ensemble

17:00-17:10 Minors Codarts

17:15-18:15 Teachers in Concert: album “Chorando em Rotterdam” and Saudades de Casa

18:15 break

Evening ticket €20 EPMH, €30 others

19:00-19:15 Batucada

19:15-19:40 Bossame

19:40-19:55 Capoeira demonstration

20:00-21:30 Wanderléa concert

Teachers EPM Holanda Elizabeth Fadel (piano), Udo Demandt (percussion), Alvaro Rovira Ruiz (guitar), Rafael Pereira Lima (sax), Angelo Ursini (flute and clarinet), Kees Gelderblom (guitar), Juliano Abramovay (guitar), Hassan Ait Moumad (cavaquinho/bas/guitar), Marijn van der Linden (cavaquinho), Magda Mendes (vocals), Ronald Veerman (bandolim) Yasmim Flores (art for kids) Leonor Parreira (flute for kids) and Zé Malandro (percussion)


Choro Festival is organized by the Brazilian music school EPM Holanda in collaboration with GROUNDS and it was made possible in part by the Municipality of Rotterdam, Elise Mathilde fonds, Stichting Volkskracht, Berimbau de Ouro Capoeira School, the SKVR, Codarts, Jeugd Cultuur Fonds, Mesa de cultura, Withagen Media and Creative Flavors.



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