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Definition of the noun Coladeira

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  1. A dance and associated musical genre of Cape Verde.


The coladeira is a music genre from Cape Verde.

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Google previewA Symphony of Flavors (2015)

Food and Music in Concert by Edmundo Murray

The coladeira is a more modern type of music with a faster rhythm, with origins in the morna and other rhythms existing in Cape Verde. According to Manuel Ferreira (1985), the coladeira arose in São Vicente in the second half of the 1950s, ...

Google previewThe Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective (2016)

by Jacqueline Knorr

Like the morna, the coladeira is a music or song genre associated with a certain rhythm and dancing ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Folklife (2015)

by Simon J Bronner

The coladeira is much lighter in spirit: the tempo is faster and its dance steps more animated. It has a beguinelike beat and at times bears a strong resemblance to Trinidadian calypso, Colombian cumbia, Brazilian choro, and most recently ...

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Scrabble value of C3O1L1A1D2E1I1R1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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