The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular Music of Brazil / Edition 1

The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular Music of Brazil / Edition 1

by Chris McGowan, Ricardo Pessanha
     
 

First published in 1991, this encyclopedic survey of Brazilian music covers samba, MPB, jazz and instrumental music, bossa nova, and tropical rock, as well as the music of Bahia, the Northeast, and neo-Afro trends. Over 150 photos, glossary, bibliography, and an extensive discography complement the author's panoramic description of the Brazil's music scene.See more details below

Overview

First published in 1991, this encyclopedic survey of Brazilian music covers samba, MPB, jazz and instrumental music, bossa nova, and tropical rock, as well as the music of Bahia, the Northeast, and neo-Afro trends. Over 150 photos, glossary, bibliography, and an extensive discography complement the author's panoramic description of the Brazil's music scene.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566395458
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 10.04(h) x 0.60(d)

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