Fulbright, Brazil, Music, Liberal Arts
Musical elements from Northeastern Brazil served as a source for Brazilian nationalist art music. Its principal representatives are Villa-Lobos and Camargo Guarnieri. According to José Maria Neves, “Brazilian nationalism [a musical movement] is essentially neoclassical with respect to formal principles and language: it employs classical forms (suite, sonata, variations, etc.) and traditional melodic and harmonic structures using elements of Brazilian folk music.
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Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State
Helder Alves de Oliveira, "Northeastern Brazilian Music Features in Ascensão", English Language Institute, Fulbright Sholar's Program, Syracuse University, NY, 2019
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