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Boa do Samba

2010

FSR was hired by Rio360 Comunicação to adapt the project Boa do Samba to meet the criteria of the Federal Incentive Tax Law (Lei Rouanet), for the Sponsors to benefit from the mechanism where tax payments are reverted into project investment. FSR monitored financial resources arising from the incentive, managing the relationship with the Ministry of Culture Team, advising on the proper use of Federal Government logos for the Event’s promotional material, submitting an accountability report and the event’s final report to the Federal Government. BOA DO SAMBA was held in Lapa, an area of Rio most intrinsically linked to Samba. The event was held in September 2010 – from 11 am to 10 pm across 3 days. There were 50 hours of entertainment in the programme. Amongst the activities was a Photo Exhibition focusing on Samba and its connection to Rio’s history, also workshops and discussions with Samba players at Fundição Progresso Hall, with the highlight of the Event on Saturday night of a large scale concert, ope to the public held under the Arches of Lapa, uniting different styles of Samba, with artists such as Arlindo Cruz, Mart'nália, Marcelo D2 and Ivone Lara.

Obrigado pela equipe maravilhosa!
Especial não, muito especial!
Parabéns e até a próxima.

Beijos,
Marcelo Lopes
Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo

Thanks again for looking after us all so professionally and efficiently. We are very lucky to have such a brilliant company producing the conference and all the extra activity for us.

All best and thanks to all your team

Fiona Harvey
Education and Youth Ensembles Consultant
Association of British Orchestras