Dicionário Cravo Albin da Música Popular Brasileira

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Dicionário Cravo Albin da Música Popular Brasileira
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Type of site
Dictionary
Available in Portuguese
Owner Instituto Cultural Cravo Albin
Created by Tribeira e Estopim
Website dicionariompb.com.br
Alexa rank 651,261 (Global rank)
19,229 (Brazil rank)(June 2013)[1]
Commercial No
Launched 2006
Current status Active

The Dicionário Cravo Albin da Música Popular Brasileira (Cravo Albin Dictionary of Brazilian Pop Music) is a non-commercial website maintained by the Instituto Cultural Cravo Albin (Cravo Albin Cultural Institute). Its objective is to gather information about artists, musicians and musical groups of música popular brasileira (MPB).

A 2006 physical version of the dictionary by Editora Paracatu, named the Dicionário Houaiss Ilustrado – Música Popular Brasileira, contained information about 5,322 authors, interpreters, groups, associations, blocs and styles of Brazilian music, and the discography of 1,953 musicians and musical groups.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Slashdot.org Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2013-06-20. 
  2. ^ Rosilda Oliveira (3 November 2010). "Dicionário Cravo Albin da Música Popular Brasileira: um acervo material e imaginário de proporções gigantescas" (in Portuguese). Cultura Baiana. Retrieved 2013-06-20.