Come and party with us this coming Saturday 22nd of October! We can’t wait to see you! Click on the images below for tickets and more information.

When you attend our Open Escolas de Samba Workshop on Saturday or one of this week’s workshop series, your entry ticket for the party will be deducted from the cost of the workshop. In other words, buy entry to the workshop, enter the party for free.

Yes that’s right folks, he’ll be here again, we’re super proud to be hosting the most amazing Mr. Gabriel Policarpo sponsored by Contemporânea Musical
Gabriel will be with us in October from the 19th the 23rd of October.

We’ve designed an exciting 4 day series of courses for you, culminating in your participation in a live bateria show on Saturday 22nd at our Jam Session & Party.

Wednesday 19thBrazilian Rhythms Workshop
Thursday 20th Escola de Samba Workshop
Friday 21st – Repique for Beginners & Repique for Intermediates & Advanced Saturday 22nd at 16:00Gabriel Policarpo – Escola de Samba Workshop (up to 70 places available!!)

Saturday 22nd 14:00 – 02:00 Afternoon & Evening Party – featuring Gabriel Policarpo & Friends, Bateria Show from Os Patos Poderosos, Samba no Pé from Celebre Samba and groovetastic sets from DJ Lívia, Brazilian Food and more…

Tickets here: Gabriel Policarpo, DJ Lívia & Friends – Jam Session & Party

Photo Credit: IG @RodrigoSimasPhoto

Workshop with DuettO

Join us this Thursday 7th July for a fantastic Brazilian Music Experience with DuettO from São Paulo…

Follow the link to register…. you’re going to love it!

Thursday 7th July 18:30 at Zürich School of Samba

We’ve got some wonderful drumming workshops lined-up for you with the inspirational Mr. Gabriel Policarpo, of G.R.E.S Unidos do Viradouro.

Sign-up here while places last or scan the code below with your mobile device…

… and if you’re feeling the love today, share some with us by checking out our posts on IG and FB. ->

Coming soon to Zürich, the legendary Gabriel Policarpo !! Offering drumming workshops to die for!!! Keep an eye on our IG and FB feeds…

Copyright: Gabriel Policarpo 2021

Gabriel is an astonishing teacher who creates a very joyful, safe-space for learning, his passion for rhythm is utterly infectious!


Article on BBC News about a British lady auditioning to be a Passista with Unidos De Tijuca… Tijuca’s theme – Switzerland

Our super hosts at vert.igo and quartierfabrik have been so welcoming and accommodating. We wanna say a big thank you to them!

First Recordings of Zurich School of Samba

Check out our first amateur recording of the last practice session of 2013!!


Zurich School of Samba – Facebook Page

For Facebook users… check out out Facebook Page and keep up to date with what’s new at the Zurich School of Samba! Check it out! 🙂