Música Brasileira: A History of Popular Music and the People of Brazil

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Marion Boyars, 1993 - Architecture - 306 pages
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User Review  - bossanovaguy - LibraryThing

A well-researched and ambitious guide to Brazilian musical history, although rather dull reading. Its coverage of music after the 1970s is rather weak. For a more entertaining and up-to-date guide, I would recommend [The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova and the Popular Music of Brazil]. Read full review

Música brasileira

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This is an updated translation of a work issued previously in several German editions. The long history of Brazil's rich and diverse popular music is presented in depth, from precolonial roots right ... Read full review


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