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Author Livingston, Tamara Elena, 1963-

Title Choro : a social history of a Brazilian popular music / Tamara Elena Livingston-Isenhour and Thomas George Caracas Garcia.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.6409 LIV    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description xv, 254 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
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Series Profiles in popular music
Profiles in popular music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-237), discography (p. 239-243) , and index.
Contents Race, class, and nineteenth-century popular music : the modinha, the lundu, and the maxixe -- The roda de choro : heart and soul of choro -- From the plantation to the city : the rise and development of early choro in Rio de Janeiro (1870-1920) -- From the terno to the regional : the professionalization of choro -- The velha guarda in the new Brazil : choro in the 1950s and 1960s -- The choro revival -- Contemporary choro -- Choro and the Brazilian classical tradition.
Subject Choros -- History and criticism.
Popular instrumental music -- Brazil -- History and criticism.
Dance music -- Brazil -- History and criticism.
Added Author Garcia, Thomas George Caracas.
Other Form: Online version: Livingston-Isenhour, Tamara Elena. Choro. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005 (OCoLC)639673488
ISBN 0253345413 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780253345417 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0253217520 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780253217523 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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