Tag: Rabo de Lagartixa

Nov 08 2005

Rabo de Lagartixa: Quebra-Queixo

Fiery Choro!   Dating back to the 1870’s, choro is Brazil’s most enduring and lively musical genre.  It is the heart and soul of Brazilian music.  A dynamic quintet, Rabo de Lagartixa is made up of Daniela Spielmann (saxes), Alessandro Valente (cavaquinho), Marcello Gonçalves (7-string guitar), Alexandre Brasil (electric and acoustic bass), and Beto Cazes …

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Mar 16 2004

Various Artists: comPasso Samba & Choro

1º comPasso Samba & Choro

Good Samba & Choro Samplers   One of the most frequent questions I hear when people are trying to buy their first Brazilian CD is what album I would recommend for someone not yet very familiar with Brazilian music. Choosing one album to best represent the wide range of Brazilian musical styles is a difficult …

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