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Cartão de Natal

“Cartão de Natal” (Christmas Card, by Luiz Gonzaga & Zé Dantas, 1954) — Ouvindo os sinos de Deus // Hearing God’s bells Repicando na matriz // Chiming in the parish church Para você e os seus // For you and yours Peço … Continue reading

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Pagode Russo

Lyrics from “Pagode Russo” by Luiz Gonzaga and João Silva (1984) Yesterday I dreamed I was in Moscow Dancing Russian pagode in the Cossacked Club (2x) It seemed almost like a frevo in that drop-but-don’t-fall It seemed almost like a frevo in … Continue reading

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“Baião” and “No meu pé de serra”

Lyrics to “Baião” by Luiz Gonzaga and Humberto Teixeira (1946) — Good Audio Version (Luiz Gonzaga) — I’m going to show you all how the baião is danced And whoever wishes to learn, please pay attention Morena, come nearer, right … Continue reading

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