Travadinha

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Travadinha (Antonio Vincente Lopes) was perhaps the most diverse and dextrous musician of the Cape Verde islands. Playing beautifully on the violin, viola, cavaquinho, and guitar. Travadinha performed…
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Travadinha (Antonio Vincente Lopes) was perhaps the most diverse and dextrous musician of the Cape Verde islands. Playing beautifully on the violin, viola, cavaquinho, and guitar. Travadinha performed traditional mornas: plaintive songs of lost love, separated friends, and distant homelands, as much admired for their poetic grace as for their musical virtuosity.