Brazil Project with EPM Holanda


From 2 to 17 of September Ivy was in Rio with the teachers of Escola Portátil de Música Holanda to visit EPM Rio, two play in two concerts in Casa do Choro, to play in the Dutch Consul’s house for the Paralimpic Games Reception and to teach at Mangueira at the project Estrela da Favela. The trip was a great success! Now the second part of the project will consist in receiving the teachers of EPM Rio in The Netherlands for the Choro Festival in Grounds on the 6 of November 2016. This project is supported by our Sponsors Kubus Opslagruimte and Fonds voor Cultuurparticipatie.



Next Events:

22 September 2016 / EPM Holanda Live at Radio West –

24 September 2016  / Ivy at New Skills

9 October 2016 / Vatapá at Café De Kroon – Nijmegen –  More details click here

6 November 2016 / Choro Festival

11 December 2016 / Opening Exhibition of Ivo van der Bent in Studio Seine in Rotterdam


Our beautiful Biennial Festival: A unique celebration of Brazilian Music in the Netherlands! It is an honor to us to receive those great musicians and friends in our school: Luciana Rabello (Cavaquinho), Cristovão Bastos (Piano), João Camarero (Guitar), Antônio Rocha (Flute), Marcus Thadeu (Percussion) and Rogério Souza (guitar). For more information please write an email to:


Ivy Lemos & Hermeto Pascoal – Forro numero 1 – Juli 2016

Interview Radio West  – October 2016.

Choro Festival Rotterdam – November 2015.

Choro Night – Grounds March 2016

Breda Jazz – May 2016

Dizzy Brazilian Sessions – Dizzy August 2016

Dizzy Brazilian Sessions – Dizzy August 2016

Participation in the video of Rotterdamse Philarmonisch Orkest – Rotterdam 2016