SATURDAY SAMBA SCHOOL
Saturdays, 10:00 – 11:15am
Saturday Samba School exists as a entry point for people interested in playing Samba. It’s a safe, encouraging and fun place to explore. Whether you have never played before or you just want to go deeper in what you know, Saturday Samba is the place for you!
$15 – Drop-In
$60 – 5 Class Card
Founder & Teacher
Steven Schob is a percussionist, drummer, educator and writer. With his Masters in Percussion Performance, Steven crafts authentic opportunities to build community and empower others in life-long learning. He is a sponsored REMO Educational Artist, Young Audience Performing & Teaching Artist, Director of MARACATUpdx, Director of the Hough Youth Escola de Samba, and Founder of the Portland Saturday Samba School at Center Space.
Teacher – Surdo, Tamborim and More!Renzo grew up in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and the US. He’s an accomplished player, teacher and performer with the likes of Minneapolis’ “Batucada do Norte” and Portland’s “Bloco Alegria”, “MaracaBoom”, and “MARACATUpdx.” He is both an engineer and a helicopter pilot but really not sure which. In his spare time, he likes to volunteer his time working with kids and is a geek.
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