Sujeito de Sorte

Lyrics from "Sujeito de Sorte" by Belchior (1976) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IICn0oM52zE ___ Presentemente eu posso me considerar um sujeito de sorte // Presently I can consider myself a lucky guy Porque apesar de muito moço me sinto são e salvo e forte // Because in spite of being very young I feel safe and sound and strong… Continue reading Sujeito de Sorte

Rosa de Hiroshima

Lyrics from "Rosa de Hiroshima" by Vinicius de Moraes, music by  Gérson Conrad; released by Secos & Molhados (1973) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwVc0G3IKU4 -- Pensem nas criancas // Think of the children Mudas, Telepáticas // Mute, telepathic Pensem nas meninas // Think of the girls Cegas, inexatas // Blind, inexact (amiss) Pensem nas mulheres // Think of the… Continue reading Rosa de Hiroshima

Vingança

Lyrics from "Vingança" by José Maria de Abreu and Francisco Matoso; recorded by Gastão Formenti (1935) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byq6LrMfoqI ___ Lá na beira do roçado // Out at the farmland's edge Onde a tristeza não vem // Where sorrow doesn't reach Eu vivia sossegado // I lived so serenely Com a viola do meu lado // With… Continue reading Vingança