Paulo da Portela: “Linda Borboleta,” “Linda Guanabara,” and “O meu nome já caiu no esquecimento”

Lyrics from "Linda Borboleta" by Paulo da Portela and Monarco Part 1- by Paulo da Portela Beautiful butterfly, don't be so mischievous Leave my rose be, so lovely on the stem It's my delight, when dawn breaks, to pay her a visit See her bathed in dew When the sun comes it covers her with… Continue reading Paulo da Portela: “Linda Borboleta,” “Linda Guanabara,” and “O meu nome já caiu no esquecimento”

Conversa de Botequim

Lyrics from "Conversa de Botequim" by Noel Rosa and Vadico (1935) --- Good Audio Version --- Mister Waiter, do me a favor and bring me hurriedly A good coffee that's not reheated Some bread, nice and warm, with plenty of butter A napkin and a cup of chilled water Close the door on the right,… Continue reading Conversa de Botequim