Name: Ubirajara Almeida
Group: United Capoeira Association
Country: USA (North-America)
About Mestre Acordeon
Mestre Acordeon was one of the pioneers to teach Capoeira in the USA in 1978. Now he owns a Capoeira Café in Berkeley. He was the founder of the showgroup Grupo Folclórico da Bahia. He wrote several books (Capoeira – A Brazilian Art Form and Agua de beber, camará) and made a lot of cd’s (Capoeira Bahia, Música do Brasil – Música de Capoeira (with mestre Suassuna), Cantigas de Capoeira (with mestre Rã and students), Pedir o Axé (with several guests), Força Baiana (with several guests), Eh Capoeira, Joga Capoeira É).