Project - Berimbao Workshop

Project Name: Berimbao Workshop
Location: New Haven/Kingston
Supported by: Capoeira Alafia/GCC-J
Implementation period: April 2007
Project Description: Ten students from the New Haven community received a Berimbao Workshop, teaching them how to build and handle the main instrument used in Capoeira. After a hike to the close by hills where the needed material was acquired the instruments were build during several hours at the New Haven trainings facility. Finally the participants received training in the handling and playing of their instruments.