Made in Brazil: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and thorough introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of twentieth-century Brazilian popular music. The volume consists of essays by scholars of Brazilian music, and covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Brazil. Each essay provides adequate context so readers understand why the figure or genre under discussion is of lasting significance to Brazilian popular music. The book first presents a general description of the history and background of popular music in Brazil, followed by essays that are organized into thematic sections: Samba and Choro; History, Memory, and Representations; Scenes and Artists; and Music, Market and New Media.Considered the main Portuguese fado singer living in Brazil, the singer Maria Alcina (Alcina Maria Pinto da Costa Duarte, from ... After three months of activity on this show, she debuted her own program called aMaria Alcina: The Voice from anbsp;...
|Title||:||Made In Brazil|
|Author||:||Martha Tupinambá de Ulhôa, Cláudia Azevedo, Felipe Trotta|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-12-05|