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  • n. Clapping


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  • Originally "Otoño" was written as a free form lyrical piece, but later I had the idea to make it more like a classic Spanish "tangos" rhythm with the palmas, cajon and voice.

    Joseph Vella: Interview: Vince Mendoza (Jazz Composer Extraordinaire)

  • The palmas hadn't yet been printed, but police seized a handwritten ledger and 100 reais.

    In Pockets of Booming Brazil, a Mint Idea Gains Currency

  • StudyGlobal offers flamenco courses throughout the year in Seville that focus on hand and arm technique, choreography, palmas (clapping), compas (rhythm), or cante (singing) (prices vary; studyglobal. net).

    Dancing the Trip Away

  • Maybe most of the plants will be devoured by hornmigas, or strangled by palmas roots, but maybe a few will survive for us.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • The roots of the palmas are still there, however, and will be hard to remove.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • Wise Heart and I immediately decided to tear out the humungous stand of red ginger and palmas that was about to eat the side yard, and to plant collards, okra, kale and garlic there.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • Desde ese día inolvidable tú te has ganado la cruz, tú te has ganado las palmas, eres un héroe Jesús.

    Did You Know? The Hero of Nacozari

  • No. La cantidad de irregularidades registradas en su gestión y, desde luego, el levísimo margen por el cual ganó las elecciones regionales, indican que este personaje no despierta precisamente, las palmas más sonoras.

    Peru: Puno Leader Seeking Greater Autonomy for Region

  • Comemos à sombra do sinal da cruz chupámos o rabo ao carapau de gato batemos palmas fizeram de nós saltimbancos e colados aos bancos assinámos c'o dedo e tirámos o retrato.


  • Multas palmas contingens quae simul crescant, rursusque ad amantem regrediens, eamque manu attingens, quasi osculum mutuo ministrare videtur, et expediti concubitus gratiam facit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy


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