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Friday, August 25, 2017

“Meu Cantar Tem Sentimento”: Music, Rhythm, and Feeling in Afro-Brazilian Capoeira Angola

Performing Arts - Dance | August 25 | 6 p.m. |  Center for Latino Policy Research

 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94702

 Isabel Nogueira

 Center for Latin American Studies

Mestre Moraes discusses how music, through the rhythm, words, and meaning, produces trance, merges the past and the present, and connects a community to its ancestors. The lecture will be accompanied by a musical performance of capoeira instruments.