Monthly Archives: April 2013

“Volta por cima” and “Ronda”

Lyrics from “Volta por cima” (1962) and “Ronda” (1967) by Paulo Vanzolini “Volta por cima” — I cried, I didn’t try to hide it, everyone saw They pretended to pity me, they needn’t have There where I cried, anyone would … Continue reading

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Falsa Baiana

Lyrics from “Falsa Baiana” by Geraldo Pereira (1944) — Good Audio Versions: João Gilberto, Gal Costa — [This] baiana, who goes into the samba and just stands there Doesn’t samba, doesn’t dance, doesn’t move or nothing Doesn’t know how to … Continue reading

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