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The Black music of Brazil [videorecording] / a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre.

Marre, Jeremy. (Added Author). Nascimento, Mílton, 1942- (Added Author). Buarque, Chico, 1944- (Added Author). Gil, Gilberto (Added Author). Harcourt Films. (Added Author). Shanachie Entertainment Corp. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 649 37684000943397 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Newton, NJ?] : Shanachie Entertainment Corp., 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for ILGT-119 (Sher).
Originally produced in 1982.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Richard Bedford ; camera, Chris Morphet.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gilberto Gil, Milton Nascimento, Chico Buarque.
Summary, etc.:
A street tour of Brazil from the ghettos of Rio to Samba schools preparing for Carnival and the African-rooted Bahia region. Includes interview with superstar Gilberto Gil, probing the political impact of his music, and performances and conversations with other Brazilian performers. Finally there's the Capoeira dancers, performers of a unique martial arts dance which originated in Angola. Film surveys many styles of music of the country including Samba, bossa nova and others.
System Details Note:
Subject: Gil, Gilberto > Interviews.
Popular music > Brazil
Music > Brazil > 20th century.
Bossa nova (Music)
Capoeira (Dance)
Singers > Brazil.
Carnival > Brazil.

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