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Imaginary Lands, Op. 11, no. 1b

eBook (PDF), 20 Pages
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Ronaldo Cadeu's "Imaginary Lands" is based on a musical genre popular in Brazil during the 19th-century: the modinha. This genre has its roots in Portugal, but became quite famous in Brazil during the end of 18th-century, lasting until the beginning of the 20th-century. Although the melodic shape of Imaginary Lands is closely inspired in that of the Brazilian modinha, its harmony brings a more dissonant and aggressive type of chords, based on modern popular Brazilian music, mostly the Bossa Nova - a genre perpetuated by composers like Tom Jobin and João Gilberto. Imaginary Lands'lyrics were originally written by the composer, and portray a feminine character in deep emotional conflict who prefers to invent an imaginary controlled reality in which ideal love and safe happiness could be achieved. That intent seems to fail, once it is clear that the emotions and images of her unhappy romantic past experiences come to surface, even when she tries to get absorbed into her... More > programmed delusion.< Less
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Product Details

Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Ronaldo Cadeu de Oliveira
Published
September 29, 2011
Language
English
Pages
20
File Format
PDF
File Size
467.89 KB

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