Brazilian Rhythms for Guitar

Brazilian Rhythms for Guitar
Samba, Bossa Nova, Choro, Baião, Frevo, and Other Brazilian Styles

By Carlos Arana Guitar Book & CD Item: 00-0764B
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Educator and performer Carlos Arana captures Brazil's rich musical heritage with impeccable stylistic, historic, and technical analyses. The first section of this book covers the fundamental rhythmic and harmonic characteristics of samba, bossa nova, and choro styles followed by practical applications on the guitar. The practical applications break each of the styles down to their historic and regional roots combined with examples that capture the essence of each style. The next section takes you to the northeast of Brazil with the rhythm figures of baião, toada, xote, afoxé, frevo, Marcha, and Marcha Rancho. Over 60 examples, written in standard notation and tablature, are demonstrated on the included CD.

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Series: Guitar Masters Series
Author: Carlos Arana
Instrument: Guitar
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 100
Item Number: 00-0764B
ISBN 10: 0-7579-4079-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-4079-8
UPC: 654979096986

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