Jovino Santos: Brazilian Survival of the Hippest

    Pianist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist Jovino Santos Neto falls into that select group of musicians ...

    Music: Brazil’s Latest Export Product

    Brazil wants to show its beat. If this is the country of music, why ...

    Forró, the Northeast’s Uncouth Sound That Won Brazil’s Southeast Elite

    The rediscovery and conversion of Northeastern music to a commanding pop posture is one ...

    Brazil’s Musical Jedi

    There are few flautists who come close to matching Carlos Malta’s brilliance, his coloristic ...

    Duduka Da Fonseca: Brazilian Beauty Re-dressed

    Stylistically, Duduka Da Fonseca has always been his own man, an exceptionally versatile and ...

    Brazil’s Backland Resonance

    The most penetrating Brazilian music originates in the country’s proving ground, the Northeast, in ...

    Jovino mission: to spread Hermeto Pascoal

    Seattle-based Jovino Santos Neto has one mission: make Hermeto Pascoal musical genius known to ...

    They all want to record a Chico César tune

    Fans say that Chico César is the greatest because he has style and because ...

    Brazil Strings and Wind Get World Respect

    Brazilian musical instruments have accelerated their rhythm of export. Last year, sector foreign sales ...

    Reggae from the Badlands

    Brazilian pop has traditionally been a product of mauricinhos, young people from upper-middle class ...