ZSOS make waves at Startup Weekend Zürich 2017. Oh yeah! #zurichsamba #swzh2017


After an incredible workshop during the day with the most excellent Mr. Cedric Veillard of Unidos de Genève, (more postings on that soon!), we dropped in to Startup Weekend Zürich to bring some extra mojo! If you’ve got entrepreneurial intentions… check SUW Zürich’s Facebook Page.

Last call for Samba Groove Workshop with Cedric from Unidos de Genève! 11.11.17

Join our fantastic Samba Groove Workshop with Cedric from Unidos de Genève! Check it out and RSVP via Meetup! meetu.ps/3fjgj5


No Schnupperkurs on Thursday the 21st September…

No Schnupperkurs this Thursday the 21st September.
We’re back in action for beginners on the 28th September!! So come on down and get your rhythm on!  

ZSOS at Caliente 2017 – Saturday 8th July

So yes, this year we’re gonna smash it at Caliente! It’s gonna be funtastic! 😉

Be there or be somewhere else, no seriously… be there. You’ll have a great time.

We’ll be playing in Helvetiaplatz on the street at circa 16:00… here’s some pics from our latest photo shoot by AJ of www.ajbuenviaje.com. Massive shout out to AJ! Thank you!

Smashing Session!!

Big welcome and thanks to Carolina (Recife), Antonio (Olinda), Salvatore (Sicily) and Sebastian (Lyon). Wonderful vibes! Great to have you with us!!

Practice Cancelled 16th and 23rd of June

Please be aware that practice has been cancelled for the next two weeks. There will be no Zürich School of Samba night on the 16th or 23rd of June.

Beste Grüsse,

The Team.

Samba Batucada Workshop – 28th May ’16

Batucada Workshop with Clarissa

Check out the details on the on Facebook:



Clarissa performed with Portela at the Rio Carnival 2016. Before, she also rehearsed with Vila Isabel, Mangueira and Salgueiro, among others, during various stays in Rio.

She leads Samba School Baturim in Vienna, Austria and is one of the Mestras vom Bloco Coração (intl. Samba-Project). www.baturim.at

She is travelling through Europe (while she isn’t in Rio) to play with samba groups at festivals and carnavals (e.g. France/Paris- Sambatuc, Misto Quente, Aquarela, Lyon-24h de Samba, Tours – Alegria, Germany/Berlin – Sapucaiu, Hamburg – UdHH, Paderborn-Querschläger, Great Britain/London- Paraiso at Notting Hill Carnaval and with Bloco X to Hungary, Germany, Poland, Serbia ……) Rio Samba is her favourite Hobby.