Monthly Archives: March 2010

I-Ginga Apple app with over 200 Capoeira songs

Camaradas, Calado sent me this link for 200+ songs (with lyrics) for those who have “i-devices”. Apparently, some of these songs already have Spanish and English translations. Enjoy it! IGinga, by OrangeMico

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Movimento Novo 2010 – 3rd Edition

Folks, I just got an email from Itapuã promoting their annual meeting – The Movimento Novo. They took the history of the art to guide the discussions and counted with Mestres Nestor Capoeira, Marrom, Tisza, and the researcher Matthias Röhrig … Continue reading

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Capoeira – Diverse paths to human understanding

GREG Downey encountered the berimbau when conducting field work in Brazil for his PhD in anthropology from the University of Chicago. Its music accompanies the complicated dance cum martial arts form capoeira, and he was so fascinated by it that … Continue reading

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