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Lions of Batucada


They turn the streets of Oregon into Rio de Janeiro at Carnival time with their marching, drumming, and singing. The Lions of Batucada perk up parades with their colorful costumes, samba style percussion, and wild dancing.

First Broadcast: 2002
Producer: Tom D’Antoni

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Joelle Smith; Sandy Gunderson; Lions of Batucada (333)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #333
Original Broadcast: May 30, 2002