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Pâmella Gomes, Princess of the Tom Maior Samba School: From a family dedicated to the Samba of Carnaval


Pâmella Gomes circulates through the Tom Maior Samba School rehearsal as you would in your own home. “I love it here. It’s my second family,” says the morena (1) that is one … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pâmella Gomes photo gallery


Pâmella Gomes of the Tom Maior Samba school in São Paulo is from a family that has a tradition rooted in Samba and Carnaval. Her parents, aunt, uncle and grandmother … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · Leave a comment