Popó

 

Mestre Popó 

Name: Paulino Aluísio de Andrade

Group: Conjunto de Maculelê de Santo Amaro

Country: Brazil (South-America)

City: Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia

Birthday: 0000-00-00

Day of death: 1969-09-16

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About Mestre Popó

He was considered ‘Father of the Maculelê in Brazil’. He revived this art in the middle of the twentieth century (around 1940) on a point when it was almost extinct. He started teaching the movements and the music he had learned as a child, adding words from the Afro-Brazilian religion of Candomblé and Euro-Brazilian Christianity when he could not remember the original ones.

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