Brazilian forró meets American jazz, folk, and bluegrass
“The joyous, ebullient music of Matuto merges the forró folkloric music of Brazil with the sounds of all-American bluegrass. Violin, accordion and a range of Brazilian percussion give this band a seductively cross-cultural appeal.” Chicago Tribune
A musical universe where oud, guitar, tabla, and dumbek can live together, argue, eat and stay good friends.
“They bring together traditional Middle Eastern melodies with Indian rhythms. The area that turns me on is that marriage. It's a pretty unique concept.” Philadelphia Inquirer