2017 Season Sign Up!

2017 Season Sign Up!

Fill out the Sign Up Form for 2017 so we know you will be joining us! First Rehearsal is March 5th:  2 – 4 pm  @  Portland Abbey Arts.   Sign up today!   Don’t forget our very First Fundraiser this Friday! For more info visit: OUR FACEBOOK EVENT...
We are officially a non-profit!

We are officially a non-profit!

A huge thanks to Umbrella Pdx! As our fiscal sponsor, they have make us an official 501(c)3 under their umbrella and are helping us to gain our autonomy as a strong, independent non-profit. Check them out:...
2017 Season Preview

2017 Season Preview

2017, Here We Come! A new year is right around the corner and we are getting primed for another season of great music and community. We hope you can all join us again this year and bring some friends, too. Here are a couple quick things to know: 1. We will start the...
Seattle World Rhythm Fest and More!

Seattle World Rhythm Fest and More!

This week in MARACATUpdx…   NEW MATERIAL – AFOXES This week we will begin learning our Afoxes. Find the lyrics and audio on the Repertoire Page.   SEATTLE WORLD RHYTHM FESTIVAL – April 9th Have you told us you will be there? Tell us HERE. MARACATUpdx...
The Mpdx Plan – 2016

The Mpdx Plan – 2016

Woot! Woot! MARACATUpdx is gearing up for an exciting season, with new endeavors and more maracatu! We are setting out to create more opportunities for our community to experience and participate in Brazilian culture, namely maracatu de baque virado. For more on our...