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Historic recordings of Mestre Waldemar Rodrigues da Paixão

”…The album ”Mestre Waldemar – Eu Cantei a Capoeira” contains recordings of the great master, performed in 1951 by american researcher Anthony Leeds.

It also contains recordings made in 1989, during a roda at Salvador (Bahia, Brazil) which celebrated Mestre Paulo dos Anjos’ birthday.

The CD was produced by members of the online community ”Mestre Pastinha”, and is intended to help Mestre Bigodinho, disciple of  Mestre Waldemar.

All the profit will be given to Mestre Bigodinho.

Price: R$15,00 (fifteen brazilian reais) + postal expenses

Our thanks to Mestre Burguês, for giving access to the 1989 recordings…”

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Vadiação – Waldemar, Traíra & Bimba (1955)

The film Vadiação was made in 1955, and as you can see is a short documentary made of capoeira in Salvador, Bahia. The complete film last maybe 5 minutes, and is primarily made up of a demonstration roda led by capoeira angola mestres Waldemar, Traíra & Bimba