What does Forro in The Dark mean?
Forro means it’s time to party and
have a good time.
When did you form the collective? Are you all from Brazil?
We started playing together around 2002, and yes, we are all from Brazil, but Jake will be playing bass with us Thursday, he will be the gringo in the band.
What instruments does everyone play?
Mauro Zabumba, Davi triangle, Guilherme guitar, Felipe accordion and Jake bass.
How would you describe your music style of Forro?
It’s a ballroom dance style of music. It’s meant for people to either dance together or just open their ears and enjoy the beautiful melodies and driven rhythms.