Mestre Val’s Selection

Mestre of the month

Posted by on November 1, 2011 at 11:19 am

Mestre Pastinha ‘Vincente Ferreira Pastinha’ (April 5th 1889 – November 13th 1981) Mestre Pastinha played capoeira for more than eighty years. His father was a Spaniard, his mother an African. He was taught capoeira by an African from Angola, Mestre Benidito. Benidito had seen the ten year old Pastinha, who was a very small boy […]

AS SEEN ON TV!! Capoeira in Melbourne, Australia

Posted by on July 27, 2011 at 8:10 pm

“Coxy’s Big Break” Channel 7 TV Show

Posted by on July 15, 2011 at 1:11 am

TUNE IN – CHANNEL 7 SCREENING ACROSS AUSTRALIA Saturday 23rd July – 5:30pm On July 5th, Geoff ‘Coxy’ Cox is best known as a drummer for Brian Cadd and The Little River Band, visited Mestre Val with some of his family & students at his Capoeira Filhos da Bahia – Melbourne Academy. Coxy is the […]

CANTEEN & REACH – Community Performance

Posted by on July 8, 2011 at 10:56 pm

Mestre Val says: 1PM – Thanks Everyone who came and help me. Was great!

Mestre of the Month

Posted by on June 8, 2011 at 5:03 pm

Mestre Nô Norival Moreira de Oliveira was born in Coroa, Itaparica, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil on June 22, 1945. At 7, Norival and his family moved to Massaranduba, a poor neighborhood not far from the church of Bomfim. Mestre Nilton and Mestre Cutica, brothers and highly respected capoeiristas who lived down the block, took young Norival […]

Mestre of the Month

Posted by on March 1, 2011 at 2:08 am

Mestre Paulo dos Anjos ‘José Paulo dos Anjos’ August 15, 1936 – March 26, 1999   Few of today’s Capoeira practitioners stick so close to the art’s traditions and originality as José Paulo dos Anjos. Mestre Paulo dos Anjos was known as one of the most skilled and versatile Angoleiros of the century. He strongly […]

MESTRE BIMBA’s MONTH

Posted by on February 1, 2011 at 2:48 am

February @ Capoeira Filhos da Bahia School Come & Enjoy learning “Mestre Bimba Style” CAPOEIRA REGIONAL In commemoration of the Anniversary of his Death, we’ll be learning Mestre Bimba’s Sequences, Music & Games during FEBRUARY – from MONDAY 4th Feb – SATURDAY 16th Feb 2013!! Capoeira Regional Workshops, Rodas, Music & more… Come & Join […]

Mestre of the Month

Posted by on February 1, 2011 at 2:00 am

Mestre Bimba ‘Manuel Dos Reis Machado’ November 23, 1899 – February 5, 1974 MESTRE BIMBA’s MONTH February @ Capoeira Filhos da Bahia School Come & Enjoy learning “Mestre Bimba Style” CAPOEIRA REGIONAL In commemoration of the Anniversary of his Death, we’ll be learning Mestre Bimba’s Sequences, Music & Games during FEBRUARY- from TUES 1st Feb – MON […]

ARGENTINA Buenos Aires

Posted by on December 7, 2010 at 12:50 am

A letter from Mestre Val ASOCIACION ARGENTINA DE CAPOEIRA 17th International Capoeira Encounter 2010 Hosted by: Mestre Marcos Gytauna – GRUPO ORIAXÉ The event here in Buenos Aires was a great success. For me, the most special part was to share the same event with such great friends who live in different parts of the […]

Watch Mestres na rOda!

Posted by on October 27, 2010 at 10:38 pm

Mestre Val Boa Morte presents: A series of VIDEOS  of Capoeira Games that he has collected from AROUND THE WORLD! Mestres na rOda is a collection of videos edited by Mestre Val Featured on CAPOEIRA TECHNIQUES Channel Join Capoeira Masters in Roda’s all over the World! Axé! [morfeo_basic 1 /]