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Madrid

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: city – 2,866,850 (1997); metropolitan area – 5,022,289 (1996) Madrid is the capital city of Spain and is situated in the geographical center of the Iberian Peninsula...

Spain

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: 39,300,000 (1997) Spain is situated in southwestern Europe and, together with Portugal, forms the Iberian Peninsula. Northern Spain is bordered by the Cantabrian Sea and separated from the rest of the country...

Valparaíso

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 300,000 (2004) Valparaíso lies 80 miles (130 km) northwest of Chile’s capital, Santiago. It was founded in 1536 by Spanish conquerors. Its role in the nineteenth century as the primary Pacific port...

Zarzuela

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David Horn was a founding editor of the journal Popular Music and a founding member of IASPM (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music). He was Director of the Institute of Popular Music at the University of Liverpool from 1988 until his retirement in 2002. Together with the blues scholar Paul Oliver he first proposed the idea of EPMOW in the 1980s, and has worked on the project since that time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Xoán M. Carreira

Xoán M. Carreira

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Clara Diaz

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Zarzuela is a Spanish genre of music theater which combines, and often alternates, spoken dialogue and vocal and instrumental music. Appearing first in the seventeenth century as a courtly genre, it re-emerged and flourished in new guises...

The Philippines

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume V : Locations: Asia and Oceania

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 84,619,974 (2003) The Philippines is an archipelago of about 7,107 islands located to the south of China and at the northern tip of Borneo, within the tropical region of Southeast Asia. Its economy is largely...

La Habana (Havana)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 2,192,321 (1998) As capital of the Republic of Cuba, La Habana (Havana) is the island’s largest city and most important economic, political, social and cultural center. Founded by the Spanish on 16 November 1519...

Chile

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 15,665,216 (2003) Chile, nicknamed ‘the thin country’ by its Nobel Prize winning poet Pablo Neruda, is caught between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. With a coastline that extends over 2,670 miles...

Cuba

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 11,237,000 (2001) The Republic of Cuba, the largest country in the Caribbean, is located at the western end of the region, in the Greater Antilles. It is strategically situated at the entrance to the Gulf of Mexico...

Argentina

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 38,740,807 (2003) Argentina, the second-largest country in South America, shares with Chile and Uruguay the triangle-shaped southern tip of the continent. Along its 4,500 km (2,796 miles) from the Bolivian...

Brazil

Rafael José De Menezes Bastos

Rafael José De Menezes Bastos

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Allan De Paula Oliveira Discographies

Allan De Paula Oliveira Discographies

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 182,032,604 (2003) Brazil is located in the central eastern part of South America, sharing boundaries with all the countries in the continent but Ecuador and Chile. It is a federal republic, comprising 26...