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7 String Brazilian Guitar – Baião – FEIRA DE MANGAIO – Sivuca

I’ve been wanting to record this tune for a few weeks and finally had the time. “Feira de Mangaio” is a baião by Sivuca, that when I play, reminds of going out to Brazil’s forró, to dance for hours. The swing is the most important part in order to bring the spirit of the music […]

Brazilian Choro – Espinha de Bacalhau

Felipe Coelho performs his own arrangement of Severino Araújo’s “Espinha de Bacalhau”, a choro know for it’s difficulty specially on the B and C sections where the melody doubles the subdivision. The arrangement is done so that the three different times the A section appears, it is played differently. Firstly rubatto on the low register, […]