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Edval (Val) Boa Morte is a Brazilian-born practitioner of Capoeira, a Brazilian tradition which combines martial arts with dance, acrobatics, music and ritual. For Val, Capoeira is a way of life and his classes offer both local and international students a place to gather and share their passion for Capoeira

The berimbau instrument is at the heart of Capoeira. The berimbau on display is made from a gourd, bamboo, wood, seeds, string and metal wire.

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