Tools and Resources for Choro Musicians

  • Instruments

    Curated Brazilian instruments used in rodas de choro and samba: 7-string guitars, cavaquinhos, bandolins, pandeiros and rabecas. Maybe some other fun stuff.

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  • Books

    Choro repertoire is vast, but like any other genre there are best-known tunes. These choro and choro-related books can help you explore, learn your favorites and participate in virtually any roda.

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  • Downloads

    We offer downloadable resources for both accompanists and soloists. For accompanists on guitar, cavaquinho and pandeiro: our Choro Accompaniment Series. For soloists: audio backing tracks.

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