By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Saturday, August 27th, Circo Voador in Lapa will be filled with the sounds of booming brass and thundering percussion as the venue hosts the Grande Batalha Épica de Fanfarras (The Great, Epic Battle of Fanfares).
Taking place in support of the upcoming second edition of the Honk! Rio international brass band festival, scheduled for later this year on November 24th through November 28th, the Grande Batalha Épica de Fanfarras event on the 27th will feature live performances by five groups: Os Siderais, Fanfarra Black Clube, Damas de Ferro, Ataque . . .