By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In the hopes of introducing more jazz music to the favela of Cantagalo while encouraging more tourists and residents of Zona Sul (South Zone) and of greater Rio de Janeiro to travel to the community, the Tiki Hostel will host the premiere edition of the Morro do Cantagalo Jazz Festival on Saturday, June 6th.

Performers during the event will include Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer Celso Fonseca; Brazilian composer and pianist Marcos Ariel; and well-known British singer Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here