Zequinha Abreu - Tico-Tico no fuba sheet music for Alto Saxophone
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About 'Tico-Tico no fuba'
|Artist:||Abreu, Zequinha (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||September 19, 1880|
|Died:||January 22, 1935|
|The Artist:||Jose Gomes de Abreu, better known as Zequinha de Abreu was a Brazilian musician and composer.|
Tico-Tico no Fubá is the title of a renowned Brazilian choro music piece composed by Zequinha de Abreu in 1917. Its original title was Tico-Tico no Farelo, but since Brazilian guitarist Américo Jacomino Canhoto (1889–1928) had a work with the same title, Abreu's work was given its present name in 1931.
Choro (literally translated meaning lament) is also popularly known as chorinho in the affectionate diminutive form of Brazilian Portuguese. "Fubá" is a type of maize flour, and "tico-tico" is the name of a bird, the rufous-collared sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis). Hence, "tico-tico no fubá" means "sparrow in the cornmeal".
|Score Key:||G minor (Sounding Pitch) E minor (Alto Saxophone in Eb) (View more G minor Music for Saxophone )|
|Tempo Marking:||= 80|
|Time Signature:||2/4 (View more 2/4 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||3|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|
|Style:||World (View more World Alto Saxophone Music)|
|Copyright:||© Copyright 2000-2019 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com) |
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