Brazil's percussion group Ylê de Egbá to join RASPO for Notting Hill Carnival

CultureMix will welcome Brazilian percussion ensemble Ylê D’Egbá to join RASPO at Notting Hill Carnival.

2018 sees CultureMix join Arts Council England as a National Portfolio Organisation (ACE NPO).  To celebrate this momentous occasion CultureMix will present an international Carnival of the World project with artists in residence marakatu percussion ensemble Ylê D’Egbá direct from Pernambuco in NE Brazil.

To ensure the widest engagement for this opportunity CultureMix is inviting all ages to join RASPO Steel Orchestra for a reunion tour of performances for Carnival of the World in Reading and at London Notting Hill Carnival.

Ylê D’Egbá will join the orchestra to compete in the Notting Hill Carnival UK National Steelband Panorama Championships on Saturday 25 August 2018.