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Bloco Afro

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

4

... Eugenia, and “Eternamente” in Konga Roja. She contracted with RCA Victor and recorded with Orquesta Gigante de Chucho Zarzosa, Juan Garcia Esquivel, and her brother Pablo Peregrino. Further Reading Larry Crook. Brazilian Music:...

Surdo

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

4

... Larry Crook. Brazilian Music: Northeastern Traditions and the Heartbeat of a Modern Nation. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2005....

Zabumba

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

6

... Reading Larry Crook. Brazilian Music: Northeastern Traditions and the Heartbeat of a Modern Nation. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2005. Larry Crook. “Northeast Brazil.” In Music in Latin America: Regional Traditions, edited by John M. Schechter, 192–235. New York: Schirmer Books, 1999....

Cuíca

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

2

...A cuíca is a Brazilian friction drum with a thin bamboo stick embedded into a single goat-skin head. It is known by a variety of names including puíta, tambor onça, and roncador. Cuíca is found throughout Brazil where it is used primarily...

Tamborím

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

2

...The tamborím is a small (five to six inches in diameter), single-headed drum of wood or metal used in various folk and popular musical traditions in Brazil, especially those associated with samba. Technically a frame drum, the instrument...

Baião

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

4

... Further Reading Larry Crook. Brazilian Music: Northeastern Traditions and the Heartbeat of a Modern Nation. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2005. Bryan McCann. Hello, Hello Brazil: Popular Music in the Making of Modern Brazil. Durham and London:...

Cavaquinho

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

2

...The cavaquinho is a Brazilian instrument of the lute family with four steel strings that is used in a wide variety of popular and folk music traditions throughout the country. Derived from the slightly larger cavaco (essentially the same...

Pandeiro

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

2

...The pandeiro, a type of tambourine (a single-headed frame drum with metal jingles), is a versatile Brazilian percussion instrument played with the thumb, fingers, and palm of the hand. Used in hundreds of local and regional musical...

Frevo

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

4

... harmonic resources, and improvisatory performance practices reminiscent of the role of the requinta players of an earlier era. Further Reading Larry Crook. Brazilian Music: Northeastern Traditions and the Heartbeat of a Modern Nation....

Axé Music

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013

Scholarly Books

4

... Tchan. Further Reading Larry Crook. Brazilian Music: Northeastern Traditions and the Heartbeat of a Modern Nation. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2005. Chris McGowan and Ricardo Pessanha. The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular...