Um ser de luz

Lyrics from "Um ser de luz" by Paulo César Pinheiro, Mauro Duarte, & João Nogueira (1983) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogDBDEIKKdc -- Um dia // One day Um ser de luz nasceu // A being of light was born Numa cidade do interior // In a country town E o menino Deus lhe abençoou // And the divine infant… Continue reading Um ser de luz

“Pra Quem Quiser Me Visitar” & “Rio Orleans”

"Pra quem quiser me visitar" (Guinga & Aldir Blanc, 1996 - tribute to Tom Jobim) https://youtu.be/66g_VS7RBho --- Fiz o meu rancho lá nas nuvens // I made my home up there in the clouds Onde se pode conversar // Where we can talk freely onde os anjinhos são cor de chope... // Where the little angels are… Continue reading “Pra Quem Quiser Me Visitar” & “Rio Orleans”

Futuros Amantes

Lyrics from "Futuros Amantes" by Chico Buarque (1993) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCRXqukn688 (After the song in this video Chico comments on Brazilian songs about love and heartbreak, mentioning some of his favorites.) -- Don't get flustered, nothing needs to happen right now Love's in no hurry, it can wait in silence Buried deep in a bureau In the poste-restante Millennia,… Continue reading Futuros Amantes