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Mozambique-born Portuguese singer Mariza, 07/18/17

Jul 12, 2017

Fabulous Fado singer, Mariza
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This week European vocalist Mariza sings an example of a Portuguese song form called “fado,” and then we’ll hear the Brazilian derivation, the modinha by Heitor Villa-Lobos. Frank Dominguez is your host.

Fado is a traditional Portuguese musical genre that combines a narrative vocal style with acoustic guitar accompaniment.  Learn more.

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Esta semana vocalista europea Mariza canta un ejemplo de un “fado,” una forma de canción portuguesa, y después vamos a escuchar una “modinha,” la derivación brasileño por Heitor Villa Lobos. Frank Dominguez es tu anfitrión.