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Hermeto Pascoal
Hermeto Pascoal
Hermeto Pascoal
(born June 22, 1936) is a Brazilian composer and multi-instrumentalist. He was born in Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, Brazil.[1] Pascoal is a beloved figure in the history of Brazilian music, known for his abilities at orchestration and improvisation, as well as being a record producer and contributor to many other Brazilian and international albums.[2]Contents1 Biography1.1 Early life and career 1.2 International fame2 Discography2.1 As leader or member 2.2 As contributor3 References 4 External linksBiography[edit] Early life and career[edit]Pascoal in Buenos Aires 1978.Pascoal comes from a remote corner of northeastern Brazil, an area that lacked electricity at the time he was born
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Rudolstadt-Festival
The Rudolstadt-Festival
Rudolstadt-Festival
(till 2015 TFF ("Tanz- und Folkfest") Rudolstadt) is a German folk, roots and world music festival. It takes place annually on the first full July weekend in Rudolstadt/Thuringia and lasts from Thursday evening to Sunday night. Until 2010 it was preceded by a special concert on Thursday evening at the Heidecksburg-castle and started officially on Friday evening at the market place of Rudolstadt
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Dharana
Dhāraṇā (from Sanskrit
Sanskrit
धारणा) is translated as "collection or concentration of the mind (joined with the retention of breath)", or "the act of holding, bearing, wearing, supporting, maintaining, retaining, keeping back (in remembrance), a good memory", or "firmness, steadfastness, ... , certainty".[1] This term is related to the verbal root dhri to hold, carry, maintain, resolve. Dharana is the name. Dhāraṇā is the sixth stage, step or limb of eight elucidated by Patanjali's Ashtanga Yoga
Yoga
or Raja Yoga. For a detailed account of the Eight Limbs, refer to the Yoga
Yoga
Sutras of Patanjali.[2] Dhāraṇā may be translated as "holding", "holding steady", "concentration" or "single focus".[3] The prior limb Pratyahara involves withdrawing the senses from external phenomena
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Lagoa Da Canoa
Coordinates: 09°49′48″S 36°44′16″W / 9.83000°S 36.73778°W / -9.83000; -36.73778 Lagoa da Canoa is a municipality located in the Brazilian state of Alagoas. Its population is 22,549 (2005) and its area is 103 km².[1] References[edit]^ IBGE - "Archived copy"
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Air (1971 Album)
Air was an American jazz rock band. Their self-titled debut album was released in 1971 on Embryo Records.[1] The four core band members were Tom Coppola (Hammond organ), John Siegler (bass), Mark Rosengarden (drums), and Googie Coppola (piano, vocals). The album also featured Randy Brecker on trumpet, Michael Brecker on saxophone, Barry Rogers on trombone, David Earle Johnson on congas and timbales, Robert Kogel on guitar, Bob Rosengarden on vibes, plus Jan Hammer and Herbie Mann on percussion.[2][3] Herbie Mann was also the producer.[4] A limited gatefold heavyweight vinyl album, in a die-cut sleeve, was released on 11 August 2016 on the Be With label.[5][6]Contents1 Track listing 2 Other credits 3 References 4 External linksTrack listing[edit] All tracks written by Googie Coppola, except where noted.Side oneNo. Title Length1. "Realize" 3:482. "Mr
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Donald Byrd
Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II (December 9, 1932 – February 4, 2013) was an American jazz and rhythm & blues trumpeter. A sideman for many other jazz musicians of his generation, Byrd was known as one of the only bebop jazz musicians who successfully pioneered the funk and soul genres while remaining a jazz artist. As a bandleader, Byrd is notable for his influence on the early career of Herbie Hancock.Contents1 Biography1.1 Early life and career 1.2 Electric Byrd2 Discography2.1 As leader 2.2 As sideman3 References 4 External linksBiography[edit] Early life and career[edit] Byrd attended Cass Technical High School. He performed with Lionel Hampton before finishing high school. After playing in a military band during a term in the United States Air Force, Byrd obtained a bachelor's degree in music from Wayne State University
Wayne State University
and a master's degree from Manhattan School of Music
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Duke Pearson
Columbus Calvin "Duke" Pearson, Jr (August 17, 1932 – August 4, 1980) was an American jazz pianist and composer. Allmusic describes him as having a "big part in shaping the Blue Note label's hard bop direction in the 1960s as a record producer."[1]Contents1 Early life 2 Main career 3 Discography3.1 As leader 3.2 As sideman 3.3 As Arranger4 References 5 External linksEarly life[edit] Pearson was born Columbus Calvin Pearson, Jr. in Atlanta, Georgia, to Columbus Calvin and Emily Pearson. The moniker "Duke" was given to him by his uncle, who was a great admirer of Duke Ellington. Before he was six, his mother started giving him piano lessons. He studied the instrument until he was twelve,[2] when he took an interest in brass instruments: mellophone, baritone horn and ultimately trumpet. He was so fond of the trumpet that through high school and college he neglected the piano
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Taiguara
Taiguara
Taiguara
Chalar da Silva (October 9, 1945 in Montevideo
Montevideo
– February 14, 1996 in São Paulo), whose stage name was Taiguara, was a Brazilian singer and songwriter. Taiguara
Taiguara
was born in Montevideo, Uruguay
Uruguay
as his father toured the country as a musician, but grew up in Rio and later moved to São Paulo. While attending Law School at Mackenzie University, he became increasingly involved with student organized recitals and performances, eventually abandoning the course altogether to pursue a musical career full-time. In 1964, he joined the Sambalanço Trio and started receiving media attention, which yielded his first offer from record label Phillips
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Pau Brasil
Paubrasilia
Paubrasilia
is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae. The sole species it contains, P. echinata,[3] is a Brazilian timber tree commonly known as Pernambuco
Pernambuco
tree or Brazilwood (Portuguese: Pau de Pernambuco, Pau-Brasil; Tupi Ibirapitanga). This plant has a dense, orange-red heartwood that takes a high shine, and it is the premier wood used for making bows for stringed instruments. The wood also yields a red dye called brazilin, which oxidizes to brazilein. The name pau-brasil was applied to certain species of Caesalpinia
Caesalpinia
in the medieval period, and transferred to C. echinata in the 16th century
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Adriana Calcanhotto
Adriana Calcanhotto
Adriana Calcanhotto
(born October 3, 1965)[1] is a Brazilian singer and composer. Her melancholic songs are often categorized as belonging to the MPB genre. She began her professional career in 1984 and released her first studio album in 1990.Contents1 Career 2 Discography2.1 Albums3 References 4 External linksCareer[edit] Born from musician Carlos Calcanhotto (originally Calcagnotto) of Italian origin from Volpago del Montello, Veneto, and from a Brazilian dancer. Adriana's first album, called Enguiço, was released in 1990 and consisted mostly of covers of well known MPB (Brazilian pop) songs, part of the repertoire she used to perform as a singer in restaurants and bars in Porto Alegre. It included only one original composition, the title track
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Zabelê
Zabelê is a municipality in the state of Paraíba in the Northeast Region of Brazil.[1][2][3][4] See also[edit]List of municipalities in ParaíbaReferences[edit]^ "Divisão Territorial do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Divisão Territorial do Brasil e Limites Territoriais, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 1, 2008. Retrieved December 17, 2009.  ^ "Estimativas da população para 1º de julho de 2009" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Estimativas de População, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). August 14, 2009. Retrieved December 17, 2009.  ^ "Ranking decrescente do IDH-M dos municípios do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Atlas do Desenvolvimento Humano, Programa das Nações Unidas para o Desenvolvimento (PNUD). 2000. Retrieved December 17, 2009.  ^ "Produto Interno Bruto dos Municípios 2002-2005" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). December 19, 2007
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Zé Ramalho
Zé Ramalho
Zé Ramalho
(born José Ramalho Neto on October 3, 1949 - Brejo do Cruz - Paraíba, Brazil) is a Brazilian composer and performer. Zé Ramalho has collaborated with various major Brazilian musicians, including Vanusa, Geraldo Azevedo
Geraldo Azevedo
and Alceu Valença
Alceu Valença
to name a few. Ze Ramalho is also the first cousin of Elba Ramalho, a well known Brazilian composer and performer. As with many musicians back in his younger days, he was first influenced by rock and roll; however, at the age of 20, his music took a more Northeastern Brazilian approach
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Mike Marshall (musician)
Mike Marshall (born Michael James Marshall, July 17, 1957 in New Castle, Pennsylvania) is a bluegrass mandolinist who has collaborated with David Grisman
David Grisman
and Darol Anger. He grew up in Lakeland, Florida. When he was 18, he won Florida state contests on fiddle and mandolin.[1] He considers his discovery of David Grisman's music a significant event in his life, admiring how Grisman combined jazz and Latin styles into his own form of bluegrass.[2] After Marshall moved to California, he collaborated with Grisman on film music and soon after was invited by Grisman to join the quintet. He was a member of the David Grisman
David Grisman
Quintet from 1985–1990, touring with Jerry Douglas, Darol Anger, Béla Fleck, Tony Rice, Mark O'Connor, Stéphane Grappelli, and Darol Anger.[1] Marshall and Darol Anger
Darol Anger
collaborated often during their careers
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Library Of Congress Control Number
The Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Control Number (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
in the United States. It has nothing to do with the contents of any book, and should not be confused with Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Classification.Contents1 History 2 Format 3 See also 4 References 5 External linksHistory[edit] The LCCN numbering system has been in use since 1898, at which time the acronym LCCN originally stood for Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Card Number. It has also been called the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Catalog Card Number, among other names
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International Standard Name Identifier
The International Standard Name Identifier (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The système universitaire de documentation or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers. It is maintained by the Bibliographic Agency for Higher Education (fr) (ABES). External links[edit]Official websiteThis article relating to library science or information science is a stub
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