Brazilian Playground CD - Samba, bossa nova and forró are among Brazil's most popular and accessible musical styles for adults and children alike. Brazilian Playground features these and other engaging rhythms that reflect the country's diverse culture and easy-going way of life. In celebration of the exuberant sounds of this fascinating country, Putumayo Kids has collected 13 child-friendly songs from many of Brazil's most talented musicians. Featured artists include Teresa Cristina, a leading samba singer, and Brazilian Minister of Culture Gilberto Gil, renowned the world over as a true musical pioneer who led the Tropicália movement of the 1960s.
The ninth CD in the Playground series, Brazilian Playground helps children learn about one of the world's most fascinating cultures. It features multilingual liner notes in English, Spanish, French and Portuguese, full color photos, a map of Brazil and a glossary of musical terms. A portion of Putumayo's proceeds from the sale of this CD will be donated to the Axé Project in support of its efforts to educate and defend the rights of disadvantaged Brazilian children.
It includes the following songs:
|1. Alo...Alo - Marissa - Gui Tavares|
|2. Pancada - Gui Tavares - Roberta Sa|
|3. Mama Africa - Chico Cesar - Luiz De Aquino|
|4. Coco Saudido - Claudio Jorge - Claudio Jorge|
|5. Xote das Meninas - O Karaiva - Marissa|
|6. Se a Alegria Existe - Teresa Cristina - Paulinho Guima|
|7. O Rio Tem Cachoiera - Helio Ziskind - Nazare Pereira|
|8. Samba Dos Animals - Adriana Maciel - Gabriel Moura|
|9. Eh! Sanfonero - Paulinho Guima - Teresa Cristina|
|10. Tum Tum Tum - Roberta Sa - O Karaiva|
|11. Anhanga - Pepe Barcellos - Adriana Maciel|