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

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

by Chris McGowan, Ricardo Pessanha
     
 

ISBN-10: 1592139299

ISBN-13: 9781592139293

Pub. Date: 12/28/2008

Publisher: Temple University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592139293
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2008
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
667,860
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the Revised andExpanded Edition 
Acknowledgments 
Introduction 
1. Five Centuries of Music 
2. Samba: The Heartbeat of Rio 
3. Bossa Nova: The New Way 
4. MPB: A Musical Rainbow 
5. Minas Gerais: Musical Treasures 
6. Bahia of All the Saints 
7. North by Northeast 
8. Brazilian Instrumental Music and Jazz 
9. Tropical Rock 
10. More Brazilian Sounds 
Notes 
Glossary 
Select Bibliography 
Select Discography and Resources 
Index

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