The Music Of Brazil

The Music Of Brazil

by David P. Appleby, David Appleby


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292751118
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 01/01/1989
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 1,207,899
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

About the Author

David P. Appleby was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He is a concert pianist and an author in the realm of Brazilian Music. Until retirement, he was Professor of Music at Eastern Illinois University.

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Music in the Colony
  • 2. The Braganças in Brazil
  • 3. The Awakening of Nationalism
  • 4. Folk, Popular, and Art Music
  • 5. The Nationalist Composers
  • 6. After Modernismo
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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