The Santa Catarina Music Festival (Femusc)
For almost 20 years, every January the city of Jaraguá do Sul receives people from all over the world for one of the biggest classical music events in Latin America.
The Santa Catarina Music Festival (Femusc) brings together professionals, students and the public to exchange experiences and value Brazilian and Latin American classical music production.
One of the founders of Femusc has already won a Grammy
You know the Grammys have come to Brazilian hands a few times, right? Milton Nascimento, Gilberto Gil, Caetano Veloso are some of the award-winning names, but do you already know Alex Klein? Artistic director of Femusc, he is one of the most renowned classical musicians in Brazil.
In 2002, Alex received the Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist with Orchestra for his recording of Richard Strauss's Oboe Concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.