Canto da Ema, Sao Paulo

Canto da Ema, Sao Paulo

Dedicated to forró, a form of music which originated in Northeastern Brazil, Canto da Ema is named after a famous song from the genre. Guests gather here each night to enjoy the traditional music and dancing of the style and also to sip the official cocktail named the xiboquinha, a beverage made with cachaça, lemon, honey, cinnamon, and ginger. Canto da Ema accommodates a maximum capacity of up to 700 guests, and regularly sees performances by notable artists on the forró scene, including Jackson do Pandeiro, Dominguinhos, the Northeastern Trio, Elba Ramalho, and more. Canto da Ema also offers forró dance lessons to those who are interested.

Operation Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10.30 pm – late; Sunday: 7 pm – late

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Sight Name: Canto da Ema
Sight Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sight Type: Disco/Nightclub
Guide(s) containing this sight: West Zone Nightlife 1  

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