This is a Brazilian Choro piece that I wrote a few years ago.
Thats me and my previous ensamble practicing for a show.
Brazilian Choro (also known as Chorinho) is a unique style that incorporates African rhythms and western melodies and harmonies. It started to take it's shape in the early 20th century, when freed slaves from the agricultural north of the country came to the big cities, such as Rio De Janeiro, Sao Paulo ,etc.. , to find employment. previously those cities had seen only European descendants. the mixture of the two cultures led to the creation of the popular Brazilian music styles we know today,