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Tropicália!: Music

A guide to the Brazilian cultural movement known as Tropicália and its legacy. Resources covering the music itself, linkages to other art forms, and scholarship on the movement are all included.

Album Artwork

Music at NYU

Self-Titled Releases

  • Costa, Gal. Gal. (1969)
    • Avery Fisher Center (XCD 56548)
  • Gil, Gilberto. Gilberto Gil. (1968)
    • Avery Fisher Center (XCD 43658)
  • Os Mutantes. Mutantes. (1968)
    • Avery Fisher Center  (XCD 16096)
  • ---. Os Mutantes. (1969)
    • Avery Fisher Center (XCD 22885)

Compilation Albums


Tropicália Discography

  • A comprehensive discography from Ana de Oliveira on

Slipcue Guide to Brazilian Music

  • A fan-made discography that covers Tropicalia and other assoicated styles

Also see Christopher Dunn's Brutality Garden (2001) for another key discography

Subject Librarian

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Angela Carreño
Bobst Library


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