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Brazilian Jive - a book by Treece, David

Brazilian Jive

From Samba to Bossa and Rap

Brazilian Jive( )
Author: Treece, David
Series title:Reverb Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Reaktion Books, Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

In Brazilian Jive David Treece uncovers the genius of Brazilian song, both as a sophisticated, articulate art form crafted out of the dialogue between music and language and as a powerfully eloquent expression of the country's social and political history. Brazilian Jive focuses on the cultural struggles that music-making in Brazil represents, from the rise of samba, through the bossa nova revolution of the late 1950s, to the emergence of rap in the 1990s. It describes...
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Detailed Subjects: Music / Genres & Styles / Pop Vocal
Music / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Music / Genres & Styles / Latin
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.8 x 8.25 x 0.7 Inches

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