The world has been watching Brazil around the clock for a couple of weeks – as the football World Cup continues. And Brazil plays the round ball game with great style, skill and enthusiasm. This week’s World of Music reminds us that the powerhouse of South American soccer also plays music with similar flair and élan.
Listen to Tony Hillier present the music of Brazil.
Bolacha Querimada played by the band Agua De Moringa on the 2001 CD Jazz Brazilia
1-0 from the Epoca de Ouro 2001 CD Cafe Brasil
Desencabulada – Luisa Maita – Lero-Lero 2010
Samba na Sola’ from the Céu 2006 self-titled CD
Lagoinha from the Carlinhos Brown 2001 CD Bahia du Mondo