Rosa Maria

Lyrics from "Rosa Maria" by Éden Silva and Aníbal Silva (1948) --- Good Audio Version (Gilberto Alves) --- One day I came across Rosa Maria At the edge of the sea, sobbing I asked what happened, and Rosa Maria answered: Our love has died. I still don't know how to explain The reason Rosa… Continue reading Rosa Maria

Chão de Estrelas

Lyrics from "Chão de Estrelas" (Starry Ground) by Orestes Barbosa and Sílvio Caldas (1937) --- Good Audio Version (João Gilberto) --- My life was an illuminated stage, I was always dressed in gold A clown of lost illusions Covered in phony bells of joy, I went around singing my fantasy Among the feverish palms* of hearts My… Continue reading Chão de Estrelas