Through the cultural economy, particularly the area of music production, creation and consumption, we promote artists from Minas Gerais and Brazil, we assist artists in their career development and formation in the local and global market and we organize an annual international fair for producers, musicians, cultural activists and policy-makers.
Art in Exchange
Meet Minas Gerais music. Listen to a great selection of contemporary music of Minas Gerais state in Brazil. All the artists on our catalog are ready to tour in the world for professional concerts representing the diversity of our state and fully interested in cultural interchange. Listen to our play list selection:
Embaixada Cultural offers trainings and volunteering opportunities in international festivals.
Benjamin Abras is a multimedia artist and dancer. He is disciple of the traditions of Candomblé Ilê Ogunfunmilayo – directed by Babalorixa Erisvaldo Ogun, and also professor and disciple at the Capoeira Angola group “Eu Sou Angoleiro” – directed by Master João Angoleiro. Benjamin is a writer, actor, art director, performer and singer.
Estivemos no Primavera Pro em 2016 para conhecer participantes de todas as partes do mundo que trabalham com música indie, rock, folk e apresentar algumas iniciativas musicais de Minas Gerais. A partir da experiência no evento, resolvemos montar um mapa para cartografar as oportunidades que encontramos e que estão abertas à música do Brasil. Sinta-se…