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Oct 28 2011

Mestre Pelé: The “Golden Throat” of Bahia

Written by Lúcia Correia Lima Translation into English by Shayna McHugh “Iêêêêêêêê!” Whoever hears the call of Natalício Neves da Silva (Mestre Pelé) along with the first notes of the berimbau, never forgets it. His expressive voice is capable of taking us through 500 years of history and making us aware of the liberating power …

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