Capoeira Phoenix‘s instructors bring passion, experience, and expertise to make sure students develop concrete skills, reach their goals and their true potential. For competition, fitness, or fun, let us start training you today!

Capoeira  Phoenix is dedicated to promoting and teaching Mestre Acordeon‘s principles of Capoeira as a living example of Brazilian folklore and culture.




Capoeira Phoenix is a part of the United Capoeira Association is led by Instructor Primo under the tutelage and supervision of Professor Besouro. Student of the legendary Capoeira Mestre, Mestre Acordeon.

Ubirajara “Mestre Acordeon” Almeida, founder of United Capoeira Association and student of legendary Mestre Bimba, is an author, musician, historian, and most importantly, an iconic capoeira master.

UCA-Capoeira Phoenix is growing into the Valley of the Sun’s premier Capoeira Academy. Our approach to capoeira involves humility to the wisdom already long established in the art of capoeira balanced with a thoughtful approach to the body, mind, and spirit of each student.