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Listening Closely Lecture Series | Brazilian Popular Music: Samba to Hip-Hop

August 30 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brazil, the largest country in Latin America, stands out from the rest of the continent through its heritage of the Portuguese language, and the importance of the African diaspora to its culture, and especially its music. This lecture will take a whirlwind tour through the Brazilian popular music of the twentieth century, presenting genres including choro (popular instrumental music), samba, bossa nova, MPB, rap and funk. 

This event will take place on August 30th at 1pm in GL 220. The event is part of the Green Library “Listening Closely” Lecture Series.

 

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Date:
August 30
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Tom Moore
Phone:
7-3139
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Venue

GL 220
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199 United States
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Phone:
3053483907
Website:
cat.fiu.edu