Podcast: SCC Student practices the art of capoeira

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Capoeira, an ancient Brazilian art form, practices a combination of martial arts, music, dance and acrobats. Often referred to as a game, this art form uses quick moves, with a variation of kicks, spins and jumps.

Meet City College student Ross Mele, a member of the capoeira student club at City College. Mele sings in Portuguese and plays music from a beating bowl, a Brazilian instrument.