Category Archives: Nelson Cavaquinho

“A Flor e o Espinho” and “Folhas Secas”

Lyrics from “A Flor e o Espinho” by Nelson Cavaquinho, Guilherme de Brito and Alcides Caminha (1957) Song begins at 0:55 — Good Audio Version (Beth Carvalho) — Get your smile out of the way, cause I want to go … Continue reading

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Luz Negra

Lyrics from “Luz Negra” (Black light) by Nelson Cavaquinho and Amâncio Cardoso Album: Soundtrack of film A Falecida (1964); LP Elizeth sobe o morro (1965, Elizeth Cardoso);   Depoimento do Poeta  (1970, Nelson Cavaquinho) — Always alone I live looking for someone Who suffers … Continue reading

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