Choro - Musical Definition
Choro - Choro is an instrumental Brazilian popular music genre which originated in 19th century Rio de Janeiro. Despite it's name, which means little cry or little lament, the music often has a fast and happy rhythm. Choro is considered the first characteristically Brazilian genre of urban popular music.
See for example, our collection of Brazilian Choro flute music compilation:
Musical examples where the term 'Choro' is used: