Celia Malheiros has been a professional musician and music teacher since she was a teenager in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Her prolific work in music has taken her all over the world; you can read more about her story here.
Mestre Beiçola is the founder of Brazivedas, a cultural organization devoted to promoting Brazilian culture through dance and music. Through his role as a performer and teacher of capoeira and dance, he has traveled around the globe; you can read about him and his organization here.
Megha Makam has completed her doctorate in Biology at Stanford University, and is devoted to the study of music, language, and cultures from around the world. Her mission is to bring more music and dance into people’s everyday lives; you can read more about her projects here.