Brazilian Ensemble

Winter 2023 (4 sections)

Brazilian Ensemble
Age Adult
Event Type Class
Department Brazilian, Ensembles
Day Tue, Wed
Instructor Marcos Silva
Status inperson event

Study and perform the classic and contemporary Brazilian jazz repertoire of Ivan Lins, Dori Caymmi, Toninho Horta, Antonio Carlos Jobim and instructor Marcos Silva. Vocalists are welcome!


Audition with Marcos Silva is required. New and Returning ensemble members, please call Marcos to schedule a consultation at 925-323-2580.


Section 1: Tuesdays 6 – 7:30 pm

Section 2: Tuesdays 8 – 9:30 pm

1/10 – 3/14 (10 weeks)

Performance Date: 3/21

Section 3: Wednesdays 6 – 7:30 pm

Section 4: Wednesdays 8 – 9:30 pm

Performance Date: 3/22

Instructor: Marcos Silva (in-person), $420


Ensembles take place IN-PERSON at the California Jazz Conservatory.


About Marcos Silva


National and international performing and recording artist, composer, arranger, producer, educator; performed with Leny Andrade, Emilio Santiago, Marcio Montarroyos, Jon Lucien, Claudio Roditi; Music Director, arranger, keyboards for Flora Purim, Airto, Toninho Horta, Paquito D’Rivera, Bud Shank, Ricardo Silveira, Dori Caymmi, Nana Caymmi, Danilo Caymmi, Edu Lobo, Joyce; leader, Marcos Silva and Intersection.