Events

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Upcoming Events

  • Carnaval 2016 – April 2nd!  MOST LIKELY!! 
  • Workshops with Jorge Alabe – March 30th and April 1st 7-9pm $25

Previous Events

2015

  • March 1st: Percussion Workshop and Performance at Romona Elementary
  • Carnaval 2015 – March 28!
  • Workshops with Jorge Alabe – March 25 and 27th
  • July: 4th of July Parade Spectacular
  • September Residency with Dudu Fuentes
  • December 10th Student Showcase at SRBCC

2014

2013

  • December 14: International Family Festival, McGaw YMCA, Evanston, IL
  • November 27: 2014 Samba Enredo Listening Party and Potluck
  • October 6: Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration, McGaw YMCA, Evanston, IL
  • July 26: EEDS 10th Anniversary Party At Prairie Moon, Evanston
  • July 4: 4th of July Parade Spectacular
  • June 21: Make Music Chicago in Evanston
  • April 27:  Northwestern University Luso-Brazilian Association (NULBA) Workshop
  • April 20th: Philip Galinsky, PhD. Masterclass in Evanston – MIC East Campus, Evanston
  • April 6th: Ailton Nunes Masterclass in Chicago – 1757 N. Kimball, Chicago
  • March 16: MIC Family Day
  • February 24: DuPage Children’s Museum Performance
  • February 16: EEDS Samba Carnaval Celebration

2012

  • EEDS at Evanston 4th of July Parade
    Wednesday July 4th, 2012
  • EEDS at Make Music Chicago
    June 21st, Humboldt Park Boat House, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at Skokie Festival of Cultures
    May 20th, Skokie, IL
  • ODS and EEDS at Joseph Sears School
    May 8th, Kenilworth, IL
  • EEDS at ‘Global Village’
    April 21st, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at ‘Music in our Schools’
    March 17th, Nichols Concert Hall at the Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at ‘Carnival Celebration’ 
    March 5th, Evanston Public Library, Evanston, IL
  • ODS at ‘Odyssey Arts Festival’
    February 7th, Stevenson High School, Lincolnshire, IL

2011

  • EEDS at Chicago Children’s Museum at “Passport to the World” 
    December 1, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at Central Elementary School 
    November 4th, Wilmette, IL
  • EEDS and ODS at “Sounds of Brazil” concert with MaSamba Samba School from Dublin, Ireland
    October 16th, Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS hosts Masterclass with Simeon Smith, director of MaSamba 
    October 15th, Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago, IL
  • ODS at Westminster Place “Ice Cream Social” with guest performers from EEDS
    July 28th, Evanston, IL
  • ODS and EEDS at Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival
    July 17th, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Evanston 4th July Parade
    July 4th, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Niles Public Library
    June 20th, Niles, IL
  • EEDS at Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate
    June 19th, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Custer St. Fair
    June 18th, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at DePaul University
    June 3rd, DePaul University Concert Hall, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at Oak Terrace Elementary in Highwood, IL
    Residencies in Brazilian percussion and samba dance during months of April and May, culminating in a performance on June 3rd featuring members of Orquestra de Samba, EEDS and 4th grade students at Oak Terrace
  • EEDS at Skokie Festival of Cultures
    May 22nd, Skokie, IL
  • EEDS at Fremont Public Library Family Night
    April 28th, Mundelein, IL
  • Orquestra de Samba at “Focus on the Arts” 
    April 13th, Highland Park High School, Highland Park, IL
  • EEDS at “International Night” at Walker Elementary School 
    February 3rd, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at DEWU (Diverse Evanston Walks United)
    In Honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

    January 17th, Nichols Concert Hall at the Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, IL

2010

  • EEDS at “International Family Festival” at McGaw YMCA
    Saturday December 11th, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at “Passport to the World” at Chicago Children’s Museum
    December 2nd, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at Evanston Hispanic Youth Achievement Awards Ceremony
    October 25th, Norris Center at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Hispanic Heritage Month Festival- “Celebration of Latino Culture”
    October 29th, Evanston Township High School, Evanston, IL
  • ODS and EEDS at 2nd Annual Brazilian Music Festival at Music Institute of Chicago
    October 10th, Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave, Evanston 60201
    (Performances by Evanston Escola de Samba and Orquestra de Samba, featuring guest artist Dill Costa in a program of works by Pixinguinha, Villa-Lobos, and Jobim)
  • EEDS Fall Samba Open House
    September 11th, Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at “Drum Night” at the Chicago Children’s Museum
    August 5th, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival
    July 18, Dawes Park, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Evanston 4th of July Parade
    Representing the Music Institute of Chicago
    Congratulations EEDS for 1st place ranking in the category “Performance!”
  • EEDS Summer Samba Open House
    May 26, Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Skokie Festival of Cultures 
    May 23, Oakton Park in Skokie, IL
  • EEDS at DePaul University African Ensemble’s Spring Concert
    May 20, Depaul University Concert Hall, Chicago, IL
  • EEDS at International Night at Walker Elementary School
    February 23, Walker Elementary School, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Youth Organizations Umbrella’s Annual Dinner
    February 20, Evanston Golf Club, Evanston, IL
  • EEDS at Workshop at Northwestern University Kellogg Business School 
    January 27, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • Passport to the Arts at Willard Elementary School 
    January 22, Evanston, IL
  • Youth Organziation Umbrella’s “Diverse Evanston Walks United” 
    January 18, Nichols Concert Hall at the Music Institute of Chicago