Welcome aboard.  Bem-vindos a bordo.

(a.k.a Chiclete com Banana: Internationalization in Brazilian Popular Music)

Released in hardback in February 2001 by the University Press of Florida

PAPERBACK edition released in January 2002 by Routledge Publishing

Featuring an essay by Caetano Veloso on Carmen Miranda

Read a prospectus of the volume


Historical introduction and fifteen essays on a broad range of topics.  Each title in the table of  contents links to a page about  the segment and its author, complete with unique photos, related links and individual surprises.

Production assistance from Center for Latin American Studies, University of Floridaand Center for Latin American Studies,Tulane University

Leia entrevista com os organizadores n'O Estado de São Paulo

Leia versão completa da entrevista

Alguns trechos das páginas internas são em português.



Background: from  http://www.luakabop.com
See the selection of Brazilian compilations:  Brazil Classics Series

General link:  thebraziliansound
for hundreds of pertinent links in US, Brazil, and elsewhere,
as well as sound-recording information, articles, and references

page by charles a. perrone