Music teachers

Latin America

Kulttuuriyhdistys Tambor Vivo ry

The Cultural Association Tambor Vivo organizes the teaching of capoeira Angola and Brazilian rhythms and dances in Helsinki and elsewhere in Finland. In music education we focus on teaching a number of Afro-Brazilian rhythms and songs, such as samba de roda, tambor de crioula, coco, jongo. Our head teacher is Brazilian José Santos, nicknamed Bom Cabelo. He has over 15 years of experience teaching both adults and children in Brazil and Finland.

Luis Alberto Risso

Drumming instruction of different music styles (latin, pop, jazz) to students from ages 12 and up. Improvisation, note reading and everything drumming related. Luis Alberto Risso has teaching exprience from various conservatories, Kumpula youth centre and Oulunkylän yhteiskoulu.


RUMBA-AKATEMIA, the best and only music school in Cuban music and dance in Finland, has been teaching for over 10 years!
Rumba-Akatemia offers private and group tuition, as well as intensive courses for both children and adults.

In our music school you can study songs and percussion, tres-guitar or other son music instruments as well as dancing.

Sambakoulu Império do Papagaio

Banda Reggae Papagaio teaches Afro-Brazilian rhyth and dance courses.

World Music School Helsinki

Music Lessons & Instruction · Helsinki