By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Classical music in Brazil is often overlooked internationally, with all the focus on samba and bossa nova. However, the Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira (Brazil Symphony Orchestra), or OSB, is an important part of national culture and the most renowned orchestra in the country.
Since its origin in 1940, the OSB has spread classical music around Brazil and strives to be one of the greatest symphonies in the world. Paving the way . . .