TITLE

Cosmopolitanism and World Music in Rio de Janeiro at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

AUTHOR(S)
Magaldi, Cristina
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Jan2009, Vol. 92 Issue 3/4, p329
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the role of the popular music and the international circulation of music in the growth of cosmopolitan culture in the 20th century in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It states that the availability of world music in the city showed that the locals were open to other countries. It mentions that the cultural exchanges between Americas and Europe led to the exchange of popular music. It describes how the growth in the entertainment industry led to a growth in the popular music.
ACCESSION #
48719044

 

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