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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 5 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova & the Popular Music of Brazil by Chris McGowan & Ricardo Pessanha
    The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova & the Popular Music of Brazil - by Chris McGowan & Ricardo Pessanha

    £28.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781592139293 | ISBN 10: 1592139299

    This revised and expanded edition of The Brazilian Sound includes discussions of developments in samba and other key genres, the rise of female singer-songwriters in recent years, new works by established artists like Milton Nascimento and Marisa Mon ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tropical Truth: A Story of Music and Revolution in Brazil by Caetano Veloso
    Tropical Truth: A Story of Music and Revolution in Brazil - by Caetano Veloso

    £10.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780747568018 | ISBN 10: 0747568014

    Often described - inadequately - as the John Lennon or Bob Dylan of Brazil, Caetano Veloso is unquestionably one of the most influential and beloved of Brazilian artists and has developed a worldwide following. Now, in his long-awaited memoir, he te ... more

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  • Cover image of book Musica Brasileira: A History of Popular Music & the People of Brazil by Claus Schreiner
    Musica Brasileira: A History of Popular Music & the People of Brazil - by Claus Schreiner

    £9.95   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780714530666 | ISBN 10: 0714530662

    Musica Brasileira takes the reader through the dense and intricate landscapes of Brazilian popular music, from the cries of the cattle herders in the North East to the rhythms of the ghettos, from the television soap operas and the blare of transisto ... more

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  • Cover image of book Brutality Garden: Tropicalia & the Emergence of a Brazilian Counterculture by Christopher Dunn
    Brutality Garden: Tropicalia & the Emergence of a Brazilian Counterculture - by Christopher Dunn

    £41.50   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780807849767 | ISBN 10: 0807849766

    In the late 1960s, Brazilian artists forges a watershed cultural movement known as Tropicalia. With key manifestations in theatre, cinema, visual arts, literature and especially popular music, Tropicalia dynamicaly articulated the conflicts and aspi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Rhythms of Resistance: African Musical Heritage in Brazil by Peter Fryer
    Rhythms of Resistance: African Musical Heritage in Brazil - by Peter Fryer

    £24.99   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9780745307312 | ISBN 10: 0745307310

    African rhythms are at the heart of contemporary black Brazilian music. Surveying a legacy that encompasses over 400 years, Peter Fryer traces the development of this musical crossover and provides the first in-depth survey of the integration of Afr ... more

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