Carnival Kaleidoscope

Traditional Music Society

The Traditional Music Society takes students on a journey to the biggest musical parade in the world: Carnival! An annual celebration held in Rio de Janeiro, Carnival is a tradition in Brazil that coincides with Mardi Gras.


Through rhythms and songs, students learn the sounds and timbres created by instruments used in the beautiful pageantry of the Brazilian Carnival.


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at




Grade Levels: K,1,2

Fees: $653 single, $994 double / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 250

Availability: Tuesdays and Thursdays starting by 11:00 AM

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teacher Guide: Carnival Kaleidoscope TPG

Requirements: 24' x 28' performance area; dressing area--not restroom; PA system with five microphones on boom stands; large world map (or map of South America); area clean and clear of students 30 minutes before performance

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