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Originally aired on PRI’s “The World”
When I was in Rio de Janeiro a few weeks ago, I sang and danced to samba in the clubs, I heard it on the radio and I ate a feijoada, Brazil’s national dish, while listening to a live samba group.
But I wanted more insight into the world of samba. So I asked young samba composer and singer Leandro Fregonesi to take me to some clubs and educate me. I asked what drew him into samba.
“It’s very complete, in terms of …