Portuguese through Music

Brazilian Version
Rating: 3.8 out of 5 (4 ratings)
1,315 students
Portuguese through Music
Rating: 3.8 out of 5 (4 ratings)
1,315 students
People will have many more words in Portuguese, discover 10 amazing artists, and have clear pronunciation!

Requirements

  • A desire to learn some Portuguese! Maybe a little notebook & something to write with :)

Description

Bemvindo to Portuguese through Music! Over the course of 10 songs you will learn, thanks to a plethora of awesome Brazilian artists, some key words and phrases in this gorgeous language.

Designed by a teacher with 15 years of international experience in teaching languages and being professional musician, this course is a beautiful blend of both worlds. Enjoy! 

Who this course is for:

  • People who want to learn about Brazilian music & artists, people who want to expand their Portuguese vocabulary.

Course content

1 section • 11 lectures • 1h 6m total length
  • Chove Chuva!
    06:43
  • Baby
    04:24
  • Chocolate!
    03:36
  • Bananeira
    02:44
  • Agua de Beber
    05:35
  • Cores
    09:11
  • É Isso Aí
    07:36
  • Garota da Ipanema
    07:01
  • Leãozinho
    09:23
  • O Telefone
    04:10
  • Os Grilos
    05:40
  • Chove Chuva
    3 questions
  • Baby
    3 questions
  • Chocolate
    3 questions
  • Bananeira
    2 questions
  • Agua de Beber
    1 question
  • Cores
    1 question
  • É Isso Aí
    1 question
  • Garota da Ipanema
    1 question
  • O Leãozinho
    1 question
  • O Telefone
    1 question
  • Os Grilos
    1 question

Instructor

Languages through Music
Desta Haile
  • 3.5 Instructor Rating
  • 18 Reviews
  • 3,262 Students
  • 3 Courses

In a nutshell:

Bangkok-born British Eritrean. Lived in Thailand, Barbados, The Ivory Coast, Jordan, Belgium, Brazil, Turkey, The Philippines.

CV in a nutshell: 

LANGUAGE TEACHING Many many many schools in Brussels, Rio de Janeiro, Manila, London...! Language Studies International, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Palmares Institute of Human Rights...

MUSIC Professional Vocalist- gigs/recordings, solo, a likkle bass,  many international venues & festivals, worked with Joe Bataan, Zap Mama, Baloji, Finley Quaye, Michael Bublé, Hadise, Selah Sue, Filho do Zua. Opened for Sara Tavares @ Jazz Café London.

THEATRE International School Theatre Association festivals worldwide, International School of London, SPID Theatre Company, Theatre of the Oppressed Rio de Janeiro, Performing Arts Teacher @ International School of London

INTERCULTURAL TRAINING Brookfield Global Relocation Services, Kwintessential, ViaLingua...

Currently: Capacity Building Manager for Africa Region (World Association for Girl Guides and Girl Scouts)

Studies: Open University, New School for Social Research NYC, Goldsmiths... (Social Sciences with Media Studies, Writing Across Media, Black British Writing, Travel Writing)

I've studied at some point: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Turkish, Dutch, Italian, Japanese, Tagalog, Tigrinya...with varying degrees of success/failure! Come back to me when there's a 'through Music' course for all of them...