“Gaviota,” performed Amália Rodrigues

A lovely performance from the late diva of the fado, a longing-infused Portuguese song-style. I’m particularly taken with the almost warbling high flourishes, which call to mind flamenco singing and, behind it all, deep roots in Arabic music.

Gaivota,” live TV performance by Amália Rodrigues

Originally published at culture-making.com.

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