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Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:15pm
Lincoln Hall, B20
Dept of Music, 101 Lincoln Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4101, USA
Midday Music: Prof. Steve Pond discusses samba’s aesthetics and the music’s diasporic connections sub-Saharan West Africa. Aided by members of Cornell’s Brazilian music ensemble, Deixa Sambar, Steve’s lecture-demonstration will introduce you – hands-on – to this exciting national music of Brazil.