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Ana Santos-Vitelo: Inner Voices And Found Passions

Ana Santos-Vitelo's Brazilian Ameican success story defines, inspires and celebrates the American Dream. By Sean Chaffin

Help Claudio Roditi Win His Fight

Legendary Brazilian Jazz trumpeter Claudio Roditi is in the fight of his life against prostate cancer. Here's how you can help.

Minas: A Brazilian Jazz Love Story

by Scott Adams From the very beginning, the Philadelphia-based group Minas has enjoyed a special relationship with the...

Joao Gilberto Dies at 88

Joao Gilberto, the Father of Bossa Nova passed away eariler today, in his beloved home town of Rio de Janeiro.

Happy Birthday Luiza Possi

June 26: Let’s all light another candle for MPB’s Luiza Possi, who turns 36 today in Rio de Janeiro. The daughter of...

Happy Birthday Gilberto Gil

June 26: Brazilian music fans worldwide are celebrating Gilberto Gil’s birthday today.  In addition to being a Grammy-winning musician, songwriter and change agent for...

Happy Birthday Dave Grusin

June 26: Keyboardist and pianist Dave Grusin celebrates a birthday today. Let’s join in at Connect Brazil with this song from 2016,...

The Feminine Mystique Of Brazilian Song

The feminine mystique of Brazilian song. Unique? Perhaps. Impactful? Absolutely. The true nature of Brazilian music is decidedly feminine.

Gloria Estefan Returns To Rio

Gloria Estefan returns to Rio de Janeiro? She was in Leme during Carnaval's kickoff for a surfside video shoot and here’s...

Happy Birthday to Milton Nascimento

Clube da Esquina was the inspiration for Bituca as he prepared for his birthday with a stellar concert performance.