Brave Combo EXCLUSIVE BROADCAST

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Brave Combo

Folkal Point presents the exclusive broadcast of a never-before-seen Brave Combo show recorded for this occasion.

Trying to describe Brave Combo’s music requires a pretty extensive vocabulary – at least when it comes to musical styles. For the past three decades the Denton, Texas-based quintet has perfected a world music mix that includes salsa, meringue, rock, cumbia, conjunto, polka, zydeco, classical, cha-cha, the blues and more. They are America’s Premier Dance band and a rollicking, rocking, rhythmic global journey — offering what one critic recently wrote, “Even if you come for the party, you’ll leave with something of a musical education.”

Brave Combo’s catalog of recordings ranges from Japanese pop to Latin American dance tunes, to the orchestral classics to rock and roll at its finest. The band has recorded with the late Tiny Tim and were the band Talking Head’s David Byrne chose for his wedding reception. From festivals and fairs of all varieties across the globe, rock clubs big and small, colleges, roadhouses, dances, cultural centers (including the annual Midsummer Night’s Swing at Lincoln Center in New York City) Brave Combo has charmed countless listeners and won avid devotees. The band has won two Grammy Awards and been nominated for their work 7 times.

Brave Combo’s vivid music can be heard in the films David Byrne’s True Stories, Clive Barker’s Lord of Illusions, Late Bloomers, Fools Rush In, Envy, The Academy award-winning The Personals. They appeared at Oktoberfest in the beloved American burg of Springfield on an episode of “The Simpsons” and in 2008 Brave Combo provided the musical score for PBS’s first-ever animated series, “As the Wrench Turns” which resulted in an “Annie” nomination from the International Animated Film Society. Their music has also been featured on ABC’s hit series “Ugly Betty”, and Fox Television’s “Bakersfield P.D.” They have also contributed original music for ESPN and The Big Ten network.

Streaming cost is $5
Donations are welcomed.

Upcoming Events

Sat, June 1, 3:00 PM

Estrella Classical Guitar Concert Series: Sean Brennan

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Estrella Classical Guitar Concert Series: Sean Brennan

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Thu, June 6, 7:00 PM

Andrea Brachfeld Tribute to Duke Pearson

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Thu, June 6, 7:00 PM

Andrea Brachfeld Tribute to Duke Pearson

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Fri, June 7, 7:00 PM

Kahil El'Zabar // David Murray Duo: Friends for Life Tour

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Fri, June 7, 7:00 PM

Kahil El'Zabar // David Murray Duo: Friends for Life Tour

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Fri, June 7, 8:30 PM

Kahil El'Zabar // David Murray Duo: Friends for Life Tour

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Sat, June 8, 8:00 PM

A Night of Classic Broadway Hits with Nicholas Bavani and Alexander Conte

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Sat, June 8, 8:00 PM

A Night of Classic Broadway Hits with Nicholas Bavani and Alexander Conte

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Sun, June 9, 3:00 PM

Roots Cafe: James von Lenz & Geoffrey Himes

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Roots Cafe: James von Lenz & Geoffrey Himes

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Sat, June 15, 3:00 PM

Hao Liu, classical piano recital

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Hao Liu, classical piano recital

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Sun, June 30, 4:00 PM

Brian Kooken Trio "Groovin' On" CD release concert

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Brian Kooken Trio "Groovin' On" CD release concert

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Sat, July 13, 8:00 PM

Nick Sjostrom "1rregardle55" album release show

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Nick Sjostrom "1rregardle55" album release show

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Wed, July 24, 7:00 PM

Stephen Philip Harvey Octet Double Live Tour

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Stephen Philip Harvey Octet Double Live Tour

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Quarantine Concert Series_#115: Carl Cornwell Quartet

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Quarantine Concert Series_#116: Bill Heid Trio Three-peat

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Quarantine Concert Series_#117: Wolf/Patrick/Jackson

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Quarantine Concert Series_#118: Greg Thompkins and Olde SkooL Band

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Quarantine Concert Series_#119: Cellist Sydney Bennett

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Quarantine Concert Series_#121: Renee Tannenbaum Trio

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Quarantine Concert Series #47: Bill Heid Trio

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Quarantine Concert Series_#122: Amit Peled: Beethoven's 250th Celebration

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Quarantine Concert Series #48: Lafayette Gilchrist & Kevin Pinder

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Quarantine Concert Series_#123: Gabrielle Goodman and Friends

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Quarantine Concert Series #49: Ronn McFarlane, lutenist

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Quarantine Concert Series_#124: Eric Kennedy and Joel Santiago

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