Monthly Archives: July 2011

What did Jacqueline Kennedy and Brigitte Bardot have in common? A Bossa Nova song

In the 1960s the waves of Bossa Nova traveled far away, from the Americas to Europe and Asia, like a gentle tsunami. In 1962, it would be no surprise to hear that the first lady of USA Jacqueline Kennedy was whistling the … Continue reading

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Luciana Lage, the Street Smart Brazilian

Interview with Luciana Lage, Street Smart Brazil founder, on her experiences with Brazilian music and culture. Continue reading

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How to listen to a song

We can develop a relationship with music that goes beyond mere entertainment. Our musical experience can still be pleasant and fun and also can become a means to explore our inner world. Music can be used as a vehicle to sustain moods, to make … Continue reading

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