Author: Francisco Xavier da Cruz (B.Léza)
Publisher: Editorial Minerva
Year of publication: May 2019, 1st edition
The present reissue of A Particle of the Cape Verdean Lira, with the first exit in the city of Praia in 1933; it is nothing more than the farewell of B. Léza and a heartfelt tribute to the friends and companions with whom he shared moments that will be unforgettable.
However, over the years in the work commitment where he serves as first telegraph officer in the post office and Telegraph; first as director of the post office of São Filipe on the island of Fogo, years later transferred to the capital on the island of Santiago, the music rises to the way it begins here in his stay in sotavento, a new tide of fantastic compositions that will forever mark the magnificent musical repertoire of Cape Verde.
Thus, A Particle of the Cape Verdean Lira, becomes in the present, a huge gift, guiding menu of this Creole path, true lovers of the sea among blue sky, but at all, delivered to the sweet packs of Morna.