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In CAR, Capoeira Works Wonders for Traumatized Teens

Voice of America - Apr 20, 2017
Group of Christian and Muslim youth in C.A.R. hope to foster tolerance by teaching orphans the Brazilian martial art combining dance, music and acrobatics.

Answering the call of capoeira

News & Observer - Apr 2, 2017
Capoeira, where two “players” use their bodies to navigate a blend of dance, acrobatics and combat, is orchestrated by a percussion ensemble led by the berimbau, (pronounced “bay-ream-bough”), a single-string, percussion instrument believed to have ...

Tucson Fitness May 4-12

Arizona Daily Star - Apr 27, 2017
8 a.m.-noon. May 6. Free. 327-1529, Ext. 124. Tucson Capoeira intro class — Movement Culture, 435 E. Ninth St. Introduction to the four core expressions of Capoeira: Movement, music, philosophy, and history. 5:30-7 p.m. Mondays. Free. 603-8043. Tai Chi.

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Capoeira books

Capoeira 100: An Illustrated Guide to the Essential Movements and Techniques

by: Gerard Taylor
Capoeira 100 is an illustrated guide to 100 essential techniques used in the art of capoeira. Each movement is accompanied by a series of color photographs that show how it is done, as well as helpful pointers and tips on how to apply the technique in the game of capoeira. The book is divided into sections for beginner, intermediate and advanced movements. Ground-work, kicks, escapes, "floreios," flying kicks, and acrobatic movements are all covered.Capoeira 100 is unique among English-language capoeira books in that it is illustrated by full-color photographs, and it focuses 100% on technique.
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The Little Capoeira Book, Revised Edition

by: Nestor Capoeira
Nestor Capoeira, a long-time teacher of capoeira and noted mestre (master), begins this revised edition of his bestseller with an in-depth history of the Brazilian art, giving the most popular theories for the origins and purposes of this movement that combines the grace of dance with lethal self-defense techniques in a unique game-song structure. He discusses some of the most famous capoeristas and their influence on the art. In addition, he describes how the two major branches of capoeira (Angola and Regional) came about and the differences between them.
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Martial Arts Coloring Book

by: Arkady Roytman, Coloring Books
From the ancient Chinese art of Shaolin Kung Fu to Krav Maga, Israel's modern self-defense system, this coloring book offers a fascinating look at martial arts from around the world. Captions accompany illustrations of 30 styles: Judo, the "gentle way" of Japan; Brazilian Capoeira, which incorporates music and dance; Muay Thai Boxing, Thailand's national sport; and many other forms of contact combat.
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Fast action packed Capoeira compilation

Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, and is sometimes referred to as a game. Watch some great capoeira ...

Capoeira Kids Competition

The 2008 Kids competition at Capoeira Brazilian Pelourinho. CBP is the oldest capoeira group in Orlando and is taught under Mestre Lazaro Santos. Check out ...

Capoeira Masters: Flowing like Fire, Water, Wind & Earth (Wanderlust)

Capoeira, an Afro-Brazilian martial art, was invented by African slaves in Brazil who wanted to disguise their training sessions as dance lessons. This beautiful ...