The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame's official mission: "To educate, preserve, honor and celebrate the legacy of the greatest Latin songwriters from all over the world and their music in every genre." Founded by a Grammy-winning pair of writer-producers -- multimillion-selling Songwriter Hall of Fa ... More >>
Bebel Gilberto is considered by many to be at the forefront of modern Brazilian music. Though she was actually born in New York City, she was born into all-star lineage, her mother being Brazilian singer Miucha and her father Joao Gilberto, considered by many to be the "Father of Bossa Nova." But ... More >>
The DJ behind WDNA's Café Brasil.
It's a Sunday evening at the local studios of WDNA, one of the only true indie radio stations in all of America. It's raining outside, an unholy alliance of torrent and drizzle, but in here there's nothing but sunshine. Brazilian sunshine, that is. As if one were on the beaches of Rio during Carn ... More >>
The Arsht pays homage to Brazils coolest genre.
Check them out Saturday night.
In Moro No Brasil, a Finnish director travels to Rio to uncover the roots of its rhythm
Elin knows a thing or two about the world
Grammy-nominated singer Luciana Souza proves you can go home again
The cosmopolitan life of Bebel Gilberto knows no borders
Bebel Gilberto (Ziriguiboom/Six Degrees)
The Girl from Ipanema takes a walk down Miami Beach
Heather Davis and Rose Max tend to Brazilian jazz
Prison, exile, a Grammy -- it's all a day in the life of Brazilian singer Gilberto Gil
Holy Modal Rounders and Marcelo Zarvos
July 16 - 22, 1998
June 25 - July 1, 1998