Tag Archive: Maria Farinha

Aug 05 2011

Maria Farinha: Uwattibi

Native Love   José de Alencar’s 1857 epic novel O Guarani tells the love story between Cecilia (or Ceci, for short), the daughter of a noble Portuguese family in Brazil, and the Guarani native Peri. The novel became a mark in romantic literature in Brazil through Alencar’s lush narrative suggesting the beginning of the Brazilian …

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Apr 05 2008

Maria Farinha: Beijo de Amor

Brazilian Kisses   São Paulo native, Maria Farinha has worked with an impressive list of Brazilian stars, including Manfredo Fest, Romero Lubambo, Gilberto Gil, Nailor Proveta, Thiago Espírito Santo and Sizão Machado as well as international jazz musicians, such as Arturo Sandoval among others. Starting professionally as a pianist at the age of 16, Maria …

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