Capoeira Song Compendium Version A compendium of the most widely sung Capoeira songs with their English translations. Plus a guide on Brazilian. This songbook represents just a small sample of the music of capoeira angola. It is not meant to be exhaustive, as there are hundreds of songs in capoeira and. Pequeno Cancioneiro de Capoeira Angola: Hands-down the most comprehensive songbook I’ve found thusfar for capoeira angola. 83 pages.

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All Capoeira Songs (corridos)

Jogo de dentro, jogo …. Capoeira Music Jun Create a group for your capoeira school and share music among members. As I continue to grow, I will continue to enrich the content of this site. Song of the Week.

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Feel free to donate what you can to help keep the site running. Through capoeira music you can…. Users can easily submit songs to be added to the site. You can also make use of the various categories to locate the right song for you.


Capoeiristas fall into two camps when it comes to singing capoeira songs in other languages. However only a small fraction of these are commonly sung in a roda, have a significant message, or a beautiful melody. I feel in capoeira everyone needs to find their place, their entry point to be completely engulfed in its world.


When you hit the rim, use the side of your thumb, as though you were flicking something off of your hand. There are several ways to string a berimbau.

Having trouble finding a song? Pequeno Cancioneiro de Capoeira Angola: But when I started looking up lyrics and their translations, I was somewhat disappointed. This is because everyone sings these songs to some degree of variation. Toggle navigation Portuguese for Capoeiristas Portuguese lessons based on capoeira songs.

The people who are against it say that Portuguese sngbook the traditional language of capoeira songs and we should preserve that tradition.

Keep track of the songs you know or learning by adding them to your favorites. This site represents my journey through the capoeira world. If there is a song you would like to see on the site just leave a comment.

One way involves placing your knee against the middle of the verga, putting weight on it while pulling back on …. Made with by Graphene Themes. This will help you get an idea of how the song goes.

Some even have sound clips so that you can listen to the melodies. When I first got into capoeira, I excitedly looked forward to learning the music. Log in with Facebook.

Since songs are known by different names the best thing to do if you are unable to find a particular song is to use the search tool. Do You Know This Song? The goal of this site to focus on those popular and quality songs by providing quality over quantity. Please send us a message to let us know and we’ll try our best to help you find it or add it to the site.


Listen especially for the vowels, and just do the best you can! All the music on this site were composed by various songwriters or are generally part of the capoeira music archives. They argue that the individual should change in order to learn capoeira, not change capoeira in order to ….

For me that place is music, and I find that I learn more and more about the art through this medium. Pandeiro Start with the simple rhythm — rim-center-rim- rest — and work up in complexity.

If you have trouble staying on beat, follow the rest of the atabaque, the pandeiro, songbok the reco-reco. I had heard that capoeira songs represented an important oral tradition, that they were a treasure trove of historical knowledge, philosophy, and wisdom.