Tag Archive: Dorina

Jun 11 2004

Various: Casa da Mãe Joana

Authentic Samba   Have you ever wondered what it would be like to sit down with some of the greatest samba masters and jam all night long? Well, you can go to Rio de Janeiro and spend Friday and Saturday nights at a local bar named Casa de Mãe Joana (House of Mother Joanna) in …

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Mar 11 2003

Various: Casa de Samba 4

Young and Old in Samba Unity   One of the characteristics of Brazilian music is that most musicians show appropriate respect to the other’s music. And there’s always a certain degree of respect for the older generation of musicians. The series Casa de Samba is an excellent example of that recognition. The old rods are …

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