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History of 'the reef'

“Recife… where is that?”, “How far is it from Rio?” you ask. 

Recife, meaning reef in Portuguese, is a sweaty, hectic, noisy and exciting metropolis of roughly 1.7 million people situated on the coast of Northeastern Brasil.  213 more words

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Meet Slava (Yep...That's my Cello's Name)

I thought I would relay my cello buying experience with everyone.  When I played back in the late 70’s / early 80’s, I played my brother’s cello so I played what was available to me.  516 more words

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Sons de Carrillhões by Pernambuco

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The next “performance piece” I’ve been working on is Sons De Carrillhões by João Teixeira Guimarães, but often known as Pernambuco, a Brazilian composer of the early 20th century. 283 more words

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