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Bossa nova : the story of the Brazilian music that seduced the world

Author: Ruy Castro
Publisher: Chicago, IL : A Cappella, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st English language edView all editions and formats
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"Based on extensive interviews with Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joao Gilberto, and all the major musicians and their friends, Bossa Nova explains how a handful of Rio de Janeiro teenagers changed the face of popular culture around the world."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Castro, Ruy, 1948-
Bossa nova.
Chicago, IL : A Cappella, ©2000
(DLC) 00031749
(OCoLC)44045548
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ruy Castro
ISBN: 9781613745724 1613745729 9781613745724
OCLC Number: 656975867
Language Note: Translated from the Portuguese.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 372 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Prologue: Juazeiro, 1948 --
The Great Dream --
The Sounds That Came out of the Basement --
Hot Times at the Lojas Murray --
Battle of the Vocal Ensembles --
The Mountains, the Sun, and the Sea --
Torchy Copacabana --
The Gang --
In Search of the Lost Self --
The Arrival of the Beat --
One Minute and Fifty-Nine Seconds That Changed Everything --
"Desafinado" (Off-Key) --
The Long Holiday --
Bossa Nova Goes to School --
Colorful Harmonies --
Love, a Smile, and a Flower --
It's Salt, It's Sun, It's South --
Bossa Nova for Sale --
"Garota de Ipanema" (The Girl from Ipanema) --
A Bite of the Apple --
The Armed Flower --
Shuttle Service --
The Diaspora --
The World as an Exit --
Epilogue: What Happened to Them.
Other Titles: Chega de saudade.
Responsibility: Ruy Castro ; translated by Lysa Salsbury ; [foreword by Julian Dibbell].

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"Based on extensive interviews with Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joao Gilberto, and all the major musicians and their friends, Bossa Nova explains how a handful of Rio de Janeiro teenagers changed the face of popular culture around the world."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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