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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Secrets of Bossa Nova

Rio de Janeiro, BrazilPart of Airbnb Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Cecelo

90 mins
Up to 10 people. Private groups available for up to 100
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in English, Spanish, Portuguese

What you'll do

I will tell you the history of Bossa Nova. Telling you about Brazilian special music and Rio de janeiro social behavior. I will play nylon string guitar, showing you the Bossa Nova rhythms and history. I've been doing this experience in my studio in Ipanema for the last 3 years with lovely comments and feedbacks.
Great for groups, Great for team-building.
Contact me for a new date.
The schedulle that you want for your group.

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Cecelo can host private groups of any size, up to 100 guests. Private group rates start at G$16,098.
  • Request availability
    Can’t find a date that works? Cecelo can schedule and customize an experience based on your preferences.
From G$2,013
/ person
Thu, Nov 26
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
Join 3 other guests
G$2,013 per person
G$2,013 per person
Thu, Nov 26
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
This time is popular
G$2,013 per person
G$2,013 per person
Tue, Dec 1
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
G$2,013 per person
G$2,013 per person

Meet your host, Cecelo

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 74 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I’m a professional guitar player, who has worked with some of the most important artists of my generation, including Fagner, Baby Consuelo, Carlos Lyra, Marcos Valle, and many others. I love the flair of the Ipanema lifestyle, from the beat of the streets to the birds and waves that made bossa nova famous and adored worldwide.

I,ve been doing my experience a live for three years with more than 250 five stars reviews.
I love music and love to talk about Brazil and his music.
Great for groups
Great for team-building.
Contact me for a new date.
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Rated 4.92 out of 5 from 74 reviews.

Aura
November 2020
Fantastica esperienza! Grazie Cecelo, è stato molto bello scoprire aneddoti e curiosità sulla storia della Bossanova e ascoltarti suonare e cantare. Molto piacevole e divertente; super consigliato!!
Helen
November 2020
Cecelo made my Friday evening. This experience transported me from cold and snowy Chicago to Brazil...what a treat! He was funny, brilliant, and a beautiful musician. Our time was a seamless mix of storytelling, history, and music. At the end of the time he even made some classic American tunes into Bossa Nova, making it even more personal. Cecelo makes an effort to get to know each participant at the beginning of the event and then incorporates aspects of each person throughout the time...a skill that makes everyone feel heard and welcomed. What a gift. I would definitely recommend this experience!
Cecelo made my Friday evening. This experience transported me from cold and snowy Chicago to Brazil...what a treat! He was funny, brilliant, and a beautiful musician. Our time was…
Katarzyna
November 2020
It was a beautiful journey through the music, time and culture. Cecelo is a great musician that tells about music and plays the music with his heart, it was a pure pleasure to spent this time with him :)
Joanne
November 2020
I learned a lot about Bossa Nova. This is a lecture punctuated by snippets of Cecelo playing. Cecelo's personality is engaging and the lecture style fresh and lively. I like how he tailored the last 1/2 hour to audience input.
Katherine
October 2020
Cecelo took me through the wonderful journey of Bossa Nova. I already liked Bossa Nova before but came out with a new understanding and stronger appreciation for the music. Highly recommended!
Hilary
September 2020
This was a wonderful and unique experience that allows you to learn about bossa nova music in the intimate setting in which is was born!

Choose from available dates

48 available
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  • Thu, Nov 26
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
    Join 3 other guests
    G$2,013 per person
  • Thu, Nov 26
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
    This time is popular
    G$2,013 per person
  • Sat, Nov 28
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
    This time is popular
    G$2,013 per person
  • Sun, Nov 29
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
    G$2,013 per person
  • Mon, Nov 30
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
    G$2,013 per person
  • Mon, Nov 30
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
    G$2,013 per person
  • Tue, Dec 1
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
    G$2,013 per person
  • Tue, Dec 1
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
    G$2,013 per person

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.