Samba has become the best known form of Brazilian music worldwide, especially because of the country's carnival. Instrumental music is also largely practiced in Brazil, with styles ranging from classical to popular and jazz influenced forms.
This colonial theater is stunning, both inside and outside, and what makes it unique, if you think about it, is that it is located in the middle of the Amazon jungle. There are free shows several evenings per week, just check their program at the entrance. I watched a nice Renaissance instrumental music performance, and a comedy show performed by local artists
If you can visit only one place in Manaus before heading to the forest, this is the one.
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