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a stringed instrument related to the lute, usually played with a plectrum

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Shawled, still, eyes shut, hand resting on the bandolim player's shoulder, she, too, waits for the silence a fadista commands.
At her touch, he starts to pluck at the bandolim perched on his knee.
Such legendary samba performers as vocalists Ze Keti, Nelson Sargento, and Wilson Moreira blend with flutes and clarinets on up-tempo Afro-sambas and more leisurely tempo romantic samba ballads on such revered fare as "Doce de coco" by Jacobo do Bandolim and Cartola's "As rosas nao falam.