Brazilian Mandolin

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The mandolin was brought to Brazil by Portuguese colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries, and eventually worked its way into traditional Brazilian music. The principal aim of this book is to present an overview of the several faces of the mandolin in Brazil. In this book's eighteen progressively arranged character studies, the mandolin student will find, besides a great number of aspects of the idiomatic technique of the instrument (i.e., changes of fingering positions, double stops, tremolos, arpeggios, legatos, chords, etc.), no less than fourteen different styles. All of the pieces are presented first in notation only as mandolin/guitar duets, followed by the mandolin part repeated with tablature.

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Carlos Almada is a composer, arranger and author of several books about popular music published in Brazil and USA. He is also a PhD in Music and nowadays teaches Harmony and Analysis in Univesity of Rio de Janeiro.p> He is also an award-winning composer in the classical vein, having participated in many national and international competitions and festivals. He has also written a text on the subject of arranging.

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