Gerard Henri Béhague (November 2, 1937 in Montpellier, France - June 13, 2005 in Austin, Texas, USA) was an eminent Franco-American ethnomusicologist and professor of Latin American music. His specialty was the music of Brazil and the Andean countries and the influence of West Africa on the music of the Caribbean and South America, especially Candomblé music. His lifelong work earned him recognition as the leading scholar of Latin American ethnomusicology.

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  • Gerard Henri Béhague (November 2, 1937 in Montpellier, France - June 13, 2005 in Austin, Texas, USA) was an eminent Franco-American ethnomusicologist and professor of Latin American music. His specialty was the music of Brazil and the Andean countries and the influence of West Africa on the music of the Caribbean and South America, especially Candomblé music. His lifelong work earned him recognition as the leading scholar of Latin American ethnomusicology.
  • Gerard Henri Béhague (Montpellier, França, 2 de Novembro de 1937 - Austin, Texas, 13 de Junho de 2005), foi um eminente etnomusicologista e professor de música latina. Sua especialidade foi a música do Brasil e do Peru com influências da África Ocidental na música caribenha e sul-africana e camdomblé na música brasileira.Em sua carreira, contribui para a expansão da etnomusicologia.
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  • Béhague in 1994
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  • Gerard Henri Béhague (November 2, 1937 in Montpellier, France - June 13, 2005 in Austin, Texas, USA) was an eminent Franco-American ethnomusicologist and professor of Latin American music. His specialty was the music of Brazil and the Andean countries and the influence of West Africa on the music of the Caribbean and South America, especially Candomblé music. His lifelong work earned him recognition as the leading scholar of Latin American ethnomusicology.
  • Gerard Henri Béhague (Montpellier, França, 2 de Novembro de 1937 - Austin, Texas, 13 de Junho de 2005), foi um eminente etnomusicologista e professor de música latina. Sua especialidade foi a música do Brasil e do Peru com influências da África Ocidental na música caribenha e sul-africana e camdomblé na música brasileira.Em sua carreira, contribui para a expansão da etnomusicologia.
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