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Buarque, Chico 1944-

Overview
Works: 929 works in 1,611 publications in 7 languages and 7,892 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Interviews  History  Biography  Psychological fiction  Satire  Love stories 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Composer, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Narrator, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PQ9698.18.O35, 778.9930556330981
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Terra : struggle of the landless by Sebastião Salgado ( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Salgado's stunning photographs of Brazil's landless rural population (estimated at nearly five million) includes an impassioned and biting preface by Saramago, three poems by Chico Buarque, and extensive captions. Ably translated. A beautiful and disturbing book"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Budapest : a novel by Chico Buarque ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Czech and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not just one of Brazil's most influential and beloved composers and musicians, Chico Buarque has won high praise as a poet, playwright, and novelist. Now he offers what Caetano Veloso describes as "the most beautiful of his three mature novels"--a darkly comic social satire and a transcontinental love story of sex, violence, and comedy
Acoustic Brazil ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains twelve acoustic selections inspired by the musical traditions of Brazil
Byebye Brasil ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hypnotically languorous road movie with an upbeat political kick. The story follows a smalltime traveling sideshow which includes Ciço, a recent addition. A poor villager with a pregnant wife, he has fallen in love with the exotic dancer Salomé. In the end, the troupe heads down dusty roads facing increasing disinterest and social change in Brazil
Spilt milk by Chico Buarque ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centenarian Eulalio Assumpcao has reached the end of his long life. From his modest bed in a Rio public hospital, as his mind falters, he grandly recounts his past to passing nurses, his visiting daughter and the whitewashed ceiling. His eccentric stories are seemingly nothing more than the ramblings of a dying man, yet as he overlaps each confused memory, they begin to coalesce into a brilliant and bitter eulogy for himself and for Brazil. Charting his own fall from aristocracy, Eulalio's feverish monologue sprawls across the last century, from his empire-building ancestors to his drug-deali
Brasileiro by Putumayo World Music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beleza tropical by David Byrne ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Portuguese and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turbulence : a novel by Chico Buarque ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The black music of Brazil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A street tour of Brazil from the ghettos of Rio to Samba schools preparing for Carnival and the African-rooted Bahia region. Includes interview with Gilberto Gil, probing the political impact of his music, and performances and conversations with other Brazilian performers. Finally there's the Capoeira dancers, performers of a unique martial arts dance which originated in Angola. Film surveys many styles of music of the country including Samba, bossa nova and others
Estorvo by Chico Buarque ( Book )
31 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gota d'água by Chico Buarque ( Book )
33 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calabar; o elogio da traição by Chico Buarque ( Book )
32 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fazenda Modelo : novela pecuária by Chico Buarque ( Book )
27 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Budapeste : romance by Chico Buarque ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Portuguese and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rough guide to the music of Brazil ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamim by Chico Buarque ( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This work by the renowned composer, singer, playwright, and recently turned novelist is a shattering rendering of the desolation of urban life. Protagonist Benjamim Zambraia thinks, feels, rebels, and screams, all within his mind, never uttering a sound. However, author reveals the inner life of this character with dexterity and refinement, elevating him to a symbolic portrayal of introspection and communication, of shyness and boldness"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
The Brasil project by Toots Thielemans ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leite derramado by Chico Buarque ( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Portuguese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Op zijn sterfbed haalt een oude man herinneringen op aan het vooroorlogse Brazilië dat nog maar net een republiek was geworden
Bossa nova ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the origins and development of the Brazilian bossa nova. Contains musical performances, as well as stories and reminiscences from leading figures of bossa nova and commentaries by musicians who trace its influence outside of Brazil
Budapest by Chico Buarque ( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
José Costa est nègre : il passe des journées bien remplies à écrire toutes sortes de textes signés par d'autres. Il garde le secret absolu sur son travail et sur ses commanditaires. Lors d'un congrès à Budapest, il est fasciné par le hongrois et par une Hongroise qui deviendra sa maîtresse et son professeur. Sa famille lui devient étrangère et il trahit alors son secret professionnel
 
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Alternative Names
Barque, Chico, 1944-
BUARQUE CHICO
Buarque, Chico, 1944-
Buarque de Holanda, Chico.
Buarque de Holanda, Chico, 1944-
Buarque de Holanda, Francisco.
Buarque de Holanda, Francisco, 1944-
Buarque de Hollanda, Chico.
Buarque de Hollanda, Chico, 1944-
Buarque de Hollanda, Francisco
Buarque de Hollanda, Francisco, 1944-
Buarque de Hollanda, Francisco 1944- Wirklicher Name
Buarque, Francisco, 1944-
De Holanda, Chico Buarque.
De Hollanda, Chico Buarque.
De Hollanda, Chico Buarque, 1944-
Holanda, Chico Buarque de.
Holanda, Chico Buarque de, 1944-
Hollanda, Chico Buarque de.
Hollanda, Chico Buarque de, 1944-
Hollanda, Francisco Buarque de
Hollanda, Francisco Buarque de, 1944-
Буарке, Чико, 1944-
Холланда, Чико Буарке де, 1944-
בוארקי, שיקו, 1944-
ブアルキ, シコ
Languages
Portuguese (220)
English (26)
Italian (6)
French (5)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
Czech (1)
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