What is samba?

This year we've switched the style of music we're playing back to samba. Find out more about samba from this article in DV Magazine, which features an interview with one of our longest-standing members, Dan Faircloth.

Drumming Surdo bass drum with beater

Samba to afoxe, samba reggae to maracatu...
Join the band!

Dancing Samba dancer

Build up a sweat to infectious rhythms...
Afro-Brazilian dance

"The band was fantastic on the day and really created that carnival atmosphere!"

Alison Drummond, Oxford City Council

Sol photos

Add your pics to the Sol Flickr group

Or tag them with 'solsamba'

"Sol Samba provide the perfect start to the Parade ... with a fantastic roar of sound and colour."

Dan Clucas, Community Development Officer, Aylesbury Vale District Council