Dois No Choro
Julie Koidin - Flute
Concert Schedule

Dois No Choro
Sun., September 14, 2014, 2:00 pm
Dois no Choro
St. Charles Public Library
1 S. 6th Ave.
St. Charles, IL 60174
Sat., August 24, 2013, 12:00 pm
Dois no Choro with special guests Grant Ziolkowski, mandolin & Moacyr Marchini, pandiero
Brazilfest Chicago
Logan Square - Logan Blvd & Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
For more info:  Click Here
Sun., August 11, 2013, 4:00-7:00 pm
Dois no Choro
Concert & Milonga
3234 Cahaba Heights Rd.
Birmingham, Al  35243

For more info – contact Beth Nicholson:

Thurs, Aug., 8, 2013  12:30-1:45 p.m.
Dois no Choro
Tribute to Altamiro Carrilho
National Flute Association Convention
New Orleans Marriott, Salon D – 3rd Floor
555 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA  70130

For info –

Tues, Aug., 6, 2013  7:30 p.m.
Dois no Choro
House Concert
324 Vesclub Dr.
Birmingham, Al

For info – contact Carlos Pino:

Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013  2:30 p.m.
Dois no Choro 
Fermilab concert series
  Batavia, IL
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013  7:30 p.m.
Dois no Choro 
Dreihaus Museum
Erie & Wabash
  Chicago, IL
Evening includes a tango lesson, cocktail and concert
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012  8:00 p.m.
Dois no Choro with Rogério Souza (Brazil); Julian Labro (France); Dennis Lichtman (NY); Geraldo de Oliveira & Heitor Garcia (Chicago)
Chicago World Music Festival
Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts
University of Chicago
915 E. 60th St.
  Chicago, IL  60637
Free Admission
Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012  7:00 p.m.
Dois no Choro with Rogério Souza (Brazil); Julian Labro (France); Dennis Lichtman (NY); Geraldo de Oliveira & Heitor Garcia (Chicago) 
Chicago World Music Festival
Instituto Cervantes
31 W. Ohio Street
  Chicago, IL  60654
Free Admission

Sunday,  Aug. 26, 2012  12-7 pm
Logan Square Festival
  Chicago, IL  60611
Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011  6:00 -10:00 p.m.
Texas de Brasil
51 E. Ohio Street
  Chicago, IL  60611
October 8, 2010   7:00 p.m.
Film Release/Partners of the Americas
Columbia College
Chicago, IL

July 21, 2010   7:00 p.m.
Musical Offering Fund Raiser
1245 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL
February 27, 2010   7:00 p.m.
Partners of the Americas Event
Chicago, IL  
November 6, 2009  7:00 p.m.
Unity Temple Concert Series
Oak Park, IL
Sunday, July 19, 2009  2:00 p.m.
Glenview Public Library
1930 Glenview Rd.
Glenview, IL  60025
  847-729-7500 X 112
(Call for registration or register online - or just come : ))
Admission Free
Sunday, March 8, 2009  2:00 p.m.
St. Charles Public Library
One south Sixth Ave.
St. Charles, IL  60174
630-584-0076 X 240
Admission Free
Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009 3:00 p.m
Dois no Choro at Cornell University
Barnes Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Admission Free
Friday, Dec. 5, 2008 10:00 p.m.- Midnight
Dois no Choro Release Party for "Asa Branca" CD
1401 W. Devon, Chicago, Illinois 60660
Phone: 773/465-9801
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Dois no Choro
Oak Park Winter Festival
Location - T/B/A
Oak Park, IL
Admission: FREE




June-August 2014 and 2015 Julie Koidin teaches and performs at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte and the International Music Festival of Campina Grande.

August 2013  Dois no Choro performs at the National Flute Association Convention in New Orleans, LA; Julie Koidin releases her second book, "Choro Conversations:  Pursuing LIfe, Love and Brazil's Musical Identity."

September 2012 Dois no Choro plays at World Music Festival

July & August 2012 Julie Koidin teaches and performs at the International Music Festival of Domingos Martins (ES, Brazil), and at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte.

June 2012 Julie Koidin performs and presents her book, "Os Sorrisos do Choro" at the Rio Loco Festival in Toulouse, France

June & July 2011 Julie Koidin releases her book, "Os Sorrios do Choro" (São Paulo: Global Choro Music) - and does Brazil book tour (see for more details)

2010 Paulinho Garcia's solo album, "My Very Life" in finals of 2010 Grammy Awards (Julie Koidin participating on one track - Chorinho da Paula)

December 2010 Paulinho Garcia receives "Chicagoan of the Year in Jazz"

December 2008 Dois no Choro releases their 3rd CD, Asa Brana with Guest Artists: Julien Labro, accordion/bandoneon; Linda Binder, mandolin; Heitor Garcia, percussion

2007 - Dois no Choro receives their 2nd Illinois Arts Council Special Assistance Grant for the production of "Asa Branca" CD.

July 2007: Julie Koidin performed and taught in Vitoria, Espirito Santos, Brazil. Performance at Carlos Gomez Theatre with Carne de Gato, Sergio Alvares and pianist, Fernanda Canaud.

July 2007: Julie Koidin performed and taught at the First Seminar of Choruses and Orchestras in Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

March 2007: Both Dois no Choro and Tiempo Tango accepted to the Illinois Arts Council's Artstour Roster.

October 2006: Julie Koidin recieved her third Fulbright Grant (Senior Specialist) to teach and perform in New Zealand at the University of Auckland and the University of Waikato.

July 2006: Femusica Festival in Campos de Goytacazes, RJ

August 2006: Performed in the Twelfth International Cello Festival in Rio de Janiero, RJ with I Musici Montreal, Fernanda Canaud (piano-Brazil), David Johnson (violin - Cologne, Germany), Peter Marsh (violin - USA), among others.

June 2006: Julie Koidin received her doctorate in flute performance from Northwestern. Dissertation: "Benedicto Lacerda and the 'Golden Age' of Choro Flute Playing."

Fall 2005: Publication in the Flutist Quarterly.

July 2005: Femusica Festival in Campos de Goytacazes, RJ

August 2005: Performed in the Eleventh International Cello Festival in Rio de Janiero, RJ with Maria Teresa Madeira (piano-Brazil), David Johnson (violin - Cologne, Germany), Fred Pot (cello - Amsterdam), Helen Tucker (viola - Brazil), among others.
She performed Vivaldi's Concerto in D Major RV 783 with the Volta Redondo String Orchestra in the famous Sala Cecilia Meireles Concert Hall.