AfroReggae String Orchestra

By Patricia Maresch, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At Vinicius' home in favela Parada de Lucas you might never hear Concerto Violin No.5 from Mozart coming out of the home stereo system. But eight-year-old Vinicius does have a passion for classical music. "All I want to do is play the violin all day long. When I'm older I hope to be a great composer," says the young boy.

He is the youngest member of the Orquestra AfroReggae Diego Frazão. Around the world Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?