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Oct 28 2011

Interview with Mestre Bigo

Written by Letícia Cardoso de Carvalho Translation into English: Shayna McHugh Source: http://eulanet.sites.uol.com.br/ Francisco Tomé dos Santos Filho (Mestre Bigo) was born in 1946 in Salvador, Bahia. He began capoeira in the mid-1950s, after watching a capoeira presentation in which he saw Mestre Pastinha and Mestre Cobrinha Verde playing. He trained in Mestre Pastinha’s Academy until …

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