Só vendo que beleza

Lyrics from "Só vendo que beleza" by Henricão and Rubens Campos (1942) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDuDp-N0TMM --- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YB3rtuuybS8 --- I have a little house out at Marambaia It's on the shore of the beach, gotta see it to believe such beauty There's a vine that in the springtime blooms bounteous Dollar Princesses When summer comes, I sit on the veranda, pick up… Continue reading Só vendo que beleza

Rosa Maria

Lyrics from "Rosa Maria" by Éden Silva and Aníbal Silva (1948) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcOuz_v3c6I --- 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


Lyrics from "Maringá" by Joubert de Carvalho (1932), recorded by Gastão Formenti: --- It was in a caravan that the cabocla Maringá ended up being the migrant who caused the greatest stir And along with her came someone who begged that she never forget the caboclo who stayed behind In days of old, an unrivaled joy… Continue reading Maringá