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Oct 28 2011

These days Waldemar only plays berimbau, but don’t be fooled

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Written by Cristina Cardoso This article is from the newspaper Diário de Notícias in Salvador. It was published on October 10, 1970 and reprinted in the book O Barracão do Mestre Waldemar by Frederico Abreu. Translation into English by Shayna McHugh Mestre Waldemar do Pero Vaz, besides making the best berimbaus in Bahia, is a great capoeirista among the …

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Oct 28 2011

Interview with Mestre Waldemar

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Written by Luiz Renato Vieira From Capoeira Magazine #7, year II (pages 46-50) Translation into English: Shayna McHugh Source: http://eulanet.sites.uol.com.br By writing about Mestre Waldemar da Liberdade, also known as Waldemar da Paixão and Waldemar do Pero Vaz, we face the difficulty of tackling the life of a great capoeirista, someone who had the same status …

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