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Cascabulho

Inspired by coco excel at Jackson perform Pandeiro, Cascabulho was celebrated by many artists being a well-succeeded initiative of bridging the distance between Pandeiro’s music and the modern world music. The neighborhood name comes from of the assorted mixture of fruits skins and different hulls directed at pigs. The group …

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Brazil and Beyond

Dynamic in Southeast Michigan’s music picture since 1998, Brazil and Beyond (simplified from the original handle Affluent K: Brazil and Beyond) is definitely a quartet of players involved with musical performance, program function, and music education. The group’s jazz-influenced Brazilian and globe music can be faithful towards the Brazilian custom, …

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Pena Branca & Xavantinho

Pena Branca e Xavantinho were probably one of the most artistic and first duos from the modern “caipira” (hillbilly) world. These were also innovative by including within their repertory items by metropolitan composers like Djavan, Caetano Veloso, and Milton Nascimento. The grade of their interpretations was recognized by performers like …

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Pierre Aderne

Brazilian singer/songwriter Pierre Aderne was created in France but relocated to Brazil, his mother’s homeland, while even now an infant. Residing in the town of Brasilia throughout his adolescence, Aderne required his first creative steps early, influenced by a innovative family filled up with stars and music artists, his mother …

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Olga Coelho

Brazilian-born Olga Coelho began her singing career at age 3 when, whilst travelling with her parents by boat in the Amazon River, she wandered apart and used using a German band singing the “Merry Widow Waltz.” From that starting, she appeared destined to take pleasure from a long profession in …

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Trio Nagô

Having as its main training course a repertory of Northeastern and folk music, the Trio Nagô acquired its biggest strikes using the baião “Mulatinha Sarará” (Walter Tourinho/Isaías Ferreira) as well as the toada “Aquarela Cearense” (Valdemar Ressurreição); the latter getting re-recorded with the trio in 1954 being a samba, once …

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Quarteto de Brasília

The Quarteto de Brasília, a string quartet of classical formation that also interprets popular music, comes with an emphasis in Brazilian music. It had been commissioned by UNESCO to provide the string quartet “Ainsi la Nuit” (Henri Dutilleux) on the Brazilian premiere. The quartet continues to be executing in Brazil …

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Gretchen

Relying in her dizzying curves and hot dance design, the Carioca vocalist Gretchen (sister of Sula Miranda’s, with whom she held within their teens the short-lived group As Melindrosas) premiered in the past due 70’s by Mister Sam, soon executing around Brazil using the group Záccaro. After her Television debut …

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Época de Ouro

After spending the ’50s documenting accompanied by an orchestra as well as the Regional do Canhoto, Jacob do Bandolim inserted the ’60s looking for an accompaniment formula even more suitable for his personal taste. The Época de Ouro had been his option. A local (little radio ensemble, regular from the …

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Adriana Maciel

Having researched music (flute/tone of voice) on the Condition College or university of Brasília (Government District), Adriana Maciel shifted to Rio de Janeiro in the mid-’80s, where she proved helpful in a number of musicals by Oswaldo Montenegro, such as for example Os Menestréis certainly (being a support vocalist and …

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