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The legend of the bumba-meu-boi

The legend of the bumba-meu-boi | Brazilian Folklore | Scoop.it
It's kind of popular opera, whose content varies among the countless groups of Bumba-meu-boi existing but basically evolves around the legend of a cattle farmer who had to race, very beautiful, and beloved by all and that even knew how ...
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São Luís Maranhão « brazilnutstours

São Luís Maranhão « brazilnutstours | Brazilian Folklore | Scoop.it
The main cultural event in the State of Maranhão and in the city of São Luís is the Bumba-Meu-Boi Festival, which gets the city of São Luís crowded between June and July. It is a tradition that has been holding strong ...
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Bumba-meu -boi | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bumba-meu -boi | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Brazilian Folklore | Scoop.it
Macro Monday project – 04/11/11 "Pop-Art" As for this shot: Bumba-meu-Boi is a folkloric pantomime, or a popular opera, usually enacted during June festivities in Brazil. There are many variations of bumba-meu-boi, ...
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The Buzz from Brazil » Blog Archive » Something else to celebrate

The Buzz from Brazil » Blog Archive » Something else to celebrate | Brazilian Folklore | Scoop.it
In fact the best way to think about it is as a cross between the Traditional styling of Sao Luis's Bumba Meu Boi and the extravagant flamboyance of Rio's Carnaval celebrations. Here you can expect the folkloric tale of ...
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BOI BUMBA FROM BRAZIL! - Deck the Holidays

BOI BUMBA FROM BRAZIL! - Deck the Holidays | Brazilian Folklore | Scoop.it
In Parintins, Bumba-meu-boi is also a token of gratitude towards St. John . The festival is in June precisely because it is also the month traditionally associated with that saint. It is a part of the festas juninas ...
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Amazon.co.jp: Interdisciplinary Study of the Ox and the Slave (Bumba-Meu-Boi): A Satirical Music Drama in Brazil (Studies in the History and Interpretation of Music): Kazadi wa Mukuna: 洋書

Amazon.co.jp: Interdisciplinary Study of the Ox and the Slave (Bumba-Meu-Boi): A Satirical Music Drama in Brazil (Studies in the History and Interpretation of Music): Kazadi wa Mukuna: 洋書 (Interdisciplinary Study of the Ox and the Slave...
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