Cláudio Rabeca is a composer, singer, teacher, music producer and luthier from the Northeast of Brazil. The rabeca (a fiddle originating in Portugal used in Brazilian forró music) is Cláudio’s main source of inspiration and musical development. He has played on stages all over the world, with Forró de Rabeca being the highlight of his career. He is preparing a new cd for 2023, which will consist entirely of instrumental Forró de Rabeca.
Forró de Rabeca features percussionist/composer Júnior Teles, produce/composer/arranger/multi-instrumentalist Rodrigo Samico, percussionist/tambourine player Negadeza, and percussionist Guga Amorim.
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Revival Bar + Kitchen | 2102 Shattuck Avenue, (510) 549–9950
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