Brazilian Guitarist And Singer Marcio Faraco

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Lula Music and Arts Centre, Uma Nota Culture and Small World Music Society join forces to present Brazilian-born, Paris-based guitarist, vocalist and composer Marcio Faraco.

Marcio Faraco

Though living in France for more than 20 years, Márcio Faraco stays true to the traditional music of Brazil, melding the language of the samba, bossa nova and choro in his evocative songs. While his music has drawn many comparisons with masters such as Chico Buarque, Milton Nascimento, João Gilberto and Caetano Veloso – Marcio is also adept at incorporating Portuguese fado, African rhythms, and Cuban beats. Featuring delicate and masterful guitar work, his vocals are beautiful and engaging.

With lyrics in both Portuguese and French, Faraco’s seventh release Cajueiro is "an album of monumental architecture, artistic caresses and sensuousness.” -- The World Music Report.

Marcio performed at Lula Lounge in 2013 with Philippe Baden Powell on piano. For this special concert, he returns with his quartet adding bass, percussion and accordion to his own guitar and vocals.
Visit Marcio Faraco's Website

Opening Set By Marivaldo Dos Santos
From Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Dos Santos currently resides in New York City where he is a member of the legendary STOMP dance company. As a composer, musician, percussionist and producer, Dos Santos has worked with Sting, The Fugges, Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, Pras, Joshua Bell, Steve Coleman, MD MC’S, Beetroot, Daniela Mercury, Vinicius Cantuaria, Margareth Menezes, Ogans and the Rock in Rio Madrid Festival. Marivaldo has taken his eclectic talent all over the world, traveling throughout Europe, the U.S, Latin America and Asia. His own music projects such electronic recycle, Brazil Underground and Quables, bring a vibrant mix of live and electronic new sounds and performances.

Presented with support from the Toronto Arts Council and Ontario Arts Council.
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