There are a lot of books on capoeira but there are few quality books in French. In the description of the product the language will be specified. As always, we select for you the best and the best price.
This fantastic bilingual book (Portuguese and English) is the result of research carried out for several years by Frede Abreu, the famous researcher, historian and writer who is passionate about the history of capoeira and the Bahian culture that died in 2013. This rare book of Capoeira is no longer published, these are the last copies. Preserved preciously!
"Nagé, o homem que luto Capoeira até morrer". The last book (posthumous) of Fredérico José de Abreu released in December 2017. Exceptional book of 130 pages in color. Beautiful images and valuable historical content. For history lovers of Capoeira. In Portuguese.
Capoeira'a book of Mestre Xaréu (Hellio Campos) shot 700 copies in 2009. A trip to the heart of the academy of the great Mestre Bimba.
From the unpublished photographs of the Frenchman Marcel Gautherot portraying the Bahia capoeira wheels of the 1940s and 1950s, the author discusses this cultural manifestation of African roots investigating its place in that context. It is the symbolic dimension of the bodies that gyrate in the wheel, its language, its statements and its narratives that...
Bilingual book (English - Portuguese) written by Mestre Nenel in person (the son of Mestre Bimba)! An essential book, written for those who wish to deepen their knowledge of the traditions of Capoeira Regional. 169 pages.
O Urucungo de Cassange. Book in Portuguese by the historian and capoeirist Dr. Bel. Urucungo or Berimbau is the musical arc used in Capoeira. Josivaldo (Bel Pires) finds evidence of the use of this instrument before its popularization, thanks to rounds of capoeira. The last quarter of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century situate the...
In his book, Jogo de Angola: Vida e Obra, Mestre Jogo de Dentro tells us his story through a captivating story. Anecdotes, memories, quotes ... here is his work. An essential book accessible to the greatest number because it is bilingual: English - Portuguese. Book autographed by the author (Mestre Jogo de Dentro).
"I invite all capoeirista friends, and all admirers of Capoeira Angola, to participate and get to know a little of my work. For 4 years, I have been writing this book, with the aim of transmitting, informing and disseminating Capoeira Angola. I want to record some of my knowledge inherited from Mestre João Pequeno and I hope to contribute with all this...
This book "Capoeira na Universidade: uma trajetória de resistência" follows the trajectory of capoeira, an activity marginalized by Brazilian society as it comes from an enslaved class. It addresses its cultural, social, popular and educational values, which favored the approximation of this art with the University.
Bárbara Kristensen and Gian C. R. Santos (CM Latino) offer us an in-depth research to understand the different ways of tuning the "bateria" of Capoeira.The book "Capoeira Afinada" seeks to understand the musical tuning of capoeira through history, listening to berimbaus, chants, masters and mestras, understanding the different drum formations. Different...
Cécile Bennegent offers us a study retracing the origins of Capoeira to the present day. One of the first quality French books on the subject. Exit in 2006, this book of Capoeira, become a classic, you will surely learn a lot about Brazilian martial art.
Kioni, A pequena Mandingueira - A Lenda do Berimbau Children's book that tells the adventures of little African girl Kioni. Produced by Joana Carneiro Vasconcelos and Paulo Azevedo. A superb gift idea that will allow you to learn Portuguese while traveling. Book in Portuguese - 48 large illustrated pages (28.5cmx24.5cm) See the presentation video below....
Book: "Capoeira in multiple perspectives: Studies and research at stake" Authors: Antônio Liberac Cardoso Simões Pires; Franciane Simplicio Figueiredo; Paulo Andrade Magalhães Filho; Sara Abreu Da Mata Machado. The works demonstrate that the practices of capoeiras are not unique, crossing different social groups, revealing Brazilian society. Perhaps this...
How did the boy Manoel Silva become Mestre Boca Rica? How was the boy's journey to become Master Boca Rica? How was Mestre Boca Rica's relationship with Mestre Pastinha? Which student of Mestre Pastinha has always enchanted him? Who are the singers of yesterday and today that Mestre Boca Rica loves? Who are the Mestres de Capoeira Angola recognized by...
"Nossos Mestres, Nossa Cultura, Capoeira em Santo Amaro - Bahia" is a book about the roots of capoeira. It tells a bit about the history of the Capoeira masters of the city of Santo Amaro and also the traditional Bembé do Mercado, talks about samba and other cultures of the Brazilian people! It is a book full of historical information. Author: Mestre...
The book "The Capoeira of the times of yore in the Recôncavo Baiano" brings up memories about former capoeira players from this very special region located on the outskirts of Bahia de Todos os Santos. Characters such as Besouro Cordão de Ouro and Canário Pardo emerge from this narrative and some of their adventures are revealed. The work also seeks...