Saturday, February 18, 2012

Grand Master Joao Pequeno: Possible Origins Names of Capoeira

Grand Master Joao Pequeno: Possible Origins Names of Capoeira

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In this video, Grand Master Joao Pequeno (1917-2011), one of Mestre Pastinha's students, explains one possibility of the possible reasons capoeira has it's name; African slaves used to play in the grass, also named capoeira. Present are 3 Senzala Mestres: Sorriso, Toni Vargas and Peixinho.




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