Tag: Dick Farney

Sep 23 2004

Dick Farney: No Palco!

No Palco!

Brazil’s Most American Crooner Dick Farney is without doubt a colourful person in the history of Brazilian popular music.  His musical choice, a mix of Brazilian and American standards, made him an exceptional crooner. Born as Farnésio Dutra e Silva (Rio de Janeiro, 1921), he grew up in an environment of classical music. His mother …

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Dec 23 2003

Various: Feliz Natal

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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