Interview with Contra Mestra Jana

.ugb-77a929c .ugb-img{width:960px;height:auto !important}Contra Mestra JanaJanaina Crivelli Erheim AKA Contra Mestra Jana - The biggest smile in capoeira! Whenever she plays, sings or teaches… she always has the most amazing contagious smile! Student of Mestre Suassuna and creator of the capoeira clothing brand Folha Seca de Capoeira. Jana arrived in Munich to show share our beautiful … Continue reading Interview with Contra Mestra Jana

Interview with Mestre Zé Antonio – Barracão da Capoeira

José Antônio dos Santos de Almeida, AKA Mestre Zé Antônio, was born in Guaratinguetá-SP on 07/01/1958. He began Capoeira at age 15 with Cledir Fitipaldi. In this interview he shares with us not only his experiences in Capoeira, but also talks about the importance of music in his life, and the afro-brazilian folkloric dance Jongo. … Continue reading Interview with Mestre Zé Antonio – Barracão da Capoeira

Interview with Mestre Sabiá from Group Ginga Mundo

Mestre Sabiá https://www.flickr.com/photos/148530814@N02/34121245725/in/dateposted-public/ Mestre Sabiá Mestre Sabiá was introduced to capoeira by his brother in 1985 and his life was changed forever. He is the founder of the Ginga Mundo group and president of the NGO Projeto Mandinga for young people in Salvador de Bahia. His quest is to always continue learning with an open … Continue reading Interview with Mestre Sabiá from Group Ginga Mundo

Interview with Mestre Nenel – Son of Mestre Bimba

Mestre Nenel is the son of Mestre Bimba, and author of the new book: Bimba. Um século da Capoeira Regional. (Bimba. A Century of Capoeira Regional). Born in Salvador de Bahia on September 26, 1960, where he grew up in the world of Capoeira, though it was when he was six years old that he … Continue reading Interview with Mestre Nenel – Son of Mestre Bimba