Mestre Busca Longe

Background, Style, History and Affiliations

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Darlan dos Santos Fernandez born on May 1, 1987, born in Salvador/BA. From a humble family, he began his career in capoeira under the influence of his older brother, in the group PÉ PRO AR with Mestre Bira. In this experience, he learned the art of capoeira and in the transmitted values ​​he came to understand the possibility of becoming a professional.

From an early age, he started to visit other academies and with that, a few years later, he got to know the work of the then Graduated Miminha, now a Mestre, and joined the group, Mestres dos Amanhã by Mestre Rubéns. There, as a disciple, he learned not only the art of capoeiragem, but also the importance of his role in society.

In 2004, following in the footsteps of Mestre Miminha, he started the Cultura Brasileia group. In 2007, the then Professor Darlan, understanding his need to follow his own path, created the Arte Salvador group.

In 2008, through a friend and Professor of Capoeira, Professor Darlan met the group Jacobina Arte, started to develop a joint work, and naturally became part of the Jacobina Arte family, starting to represent the group in Salvador-BA.

Currently Darlan is known in the capoeira world as 'Busca Longe', a name given by Mestre Pitbull on his first trip to Europe.

On September 8, 2012, in jacobina-BA, at the headquarters of the Jacobina Arte group, Professor Busca Longe received his training from Mestre Pitbull. The Contramestre was an event marked by a lot of emotion and personal and professional fulfillment. Through Jacobina Arte Mestre Busca Far developed a very strong work abroad, holding workshops in several countries (Greece, Croatia, Turkey, Germany, Hungary, France, Spain, Italy, Holland, Poland).

On May 1, 2016, in Salvador – BA, Mestre Busca Longe, in a collective decision with his team of Teachers, Graduates and Graduates, decides to follow a new lineage, and thus founds the CENTRO SOCIOCULTURAL AGÔ CAPOEIRA.

In this way. Developing the seed that each one was part of this trajectory planted, this trajectory, full of challenges, overcoming, motivation, struggle, determination, joys, happiness, mistakes, successes, learning, pleasure, disappointments, peace, health, victory and light. Anyway, full of ups and downs, but in general with faith in hard work and persistence, without a shadow of a doubt, destined to generate a tree with strong roots and above all, excellent fruits.


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Adeus, Adeus Nordeste De Amaralina

Style: Corridos

Author: Mestre Busca Longe

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