7. PSIU! Forró Festival Berlin (24.-27.01.2019)
🎶 Opening Concert with BENIL 🎤
🎛️ DJ Dufole
Entrance: box office 10€ (or festival pass)
pre sales 10€ https://forrofestivalberlin.jimdo.com/registration/
**BENIL – Caruaru**
Benil, a native of Caruaru – PE, has musical influences familiar to radioistas and musicians, besides having grown up in one of the biggest northeastern birthplaces of artists. He is now considered one of the greatest artists of the new generation Pernambucana, being respected where he shows his work. In the year 2017 he released the work MAIS DE MIM,
5º CD by Carreira Solo, with half the repertoire of unpublished compositions, showing the versatility of the artist, re-recordings with different arrangements and an unparalleled musicality. He interpreted Raphael Moura’s song, TudoQueEuQueria, which was the most played in the year 2017.
Benil completed 10 years of Forró in 2013 and to celebrate these years, in partnership with GLOBO NE, recorded on April 20 his first DVD – Benil Forró de Todos os Tempos, a show held at the Luiz Mendonça Theater, Recife with a script composed of forró’s successes, compositions that were part of these 10 years of history and songs of own authorship and with partners of the new generation of music; this show (Especial Globo NE) was shown in January 2014 in a special on the programming of the issuer. In 2015, Benil received at the Pernambuco Music Award, the Acinpe Trophy as Best Forró Singer CD of 2014, elected by popular vote. Also in 2015, he participated in the Viva Pernambuco Tour at the invitation of André Rio, with whom he performed at one of the biggest festivals in the world (Montreux Jazz Festival), as well as concerts in Geneve, Milan, Lisbon and Porto; spreading our culture and our people in the old continent.
Repeating the partnership with Globo NE, in September 2018 Benil recorded another DVD, this time in one of the most beautiful tourist spots of our state, Serra Negra – Bezerros, completing its 20 years of career, with the show BENIL – FESTEJAR – 20 Years; where the singer presented the best of forró and carnaval music to be combined in a beautiful DVD.
🎥 Cinematographer: Eximius Filmes
✅ Sponsored by: De Cada Canto um Canto
☑️ Artistic Procucer: Beto Farias Beto
☑️ Producer & Executive Producer: Dança Frevo Kulturevents
🏫 Supported by: ufaFabrik, Internationales Kulturzentrum