Tag Archive: Carmen Miranda

Apr 11 2011

Carmen Miranda: Hoje

A Beautiful Tribute   It was on February 9, 1909, in a tiny little village called Várzea da Ovelha e Aliviada in the northern Portuguese district of Porto, that Carmen Miranda produced her first sounds. No one could have guessed the immense impact this baby girl would have on Brazilian culture. Maria do Carmo Miranda …

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Dec 03 2010

Um Natal Brasileiro

Um Natal Brasileiro (A Brazilian Christmas)     Here are the songs played in the podcast. Introduction: Poesia e Amor – Cristina Braga Feliz Natal – Clássicos Natalinos em Harpa (Visom VICD 00097, 1997) Natal das Crianças – Simone 25 de Dezembro (Mercury PolyGram M528948 – 2, 1995) Recadinho de Papel Noel – Carmen Miranda Feliz …

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Dec 23 2003

Various: Feliz Natal

A Traditional Brazilian Christmas   Are you looking for a very traditional Christmas music album? Do you like old recordings? The label Revivendo is responsible for the restoration and release of classic Brazilian music such as this compilation, Feliz Natal. The twenty-one songs in this album date back to the 1930’s through 1950’s. Sound quality …

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