Text and Music: Heitor Villa-Lobos
Estrela do céu é lua nova cravejada de ouro, Makumbebê,
Oi a Makumbêbê, oi a Makumbaribá.*
*Makumbebê and Makumbaribá are words derived from Makumba, a religious ceremony imported from Africa by slaves.
Sung in Portuguese
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